Qualification: Certificate

Duration: 60 Days e-Learning (start date to be determined by you)

Course Fee: USD245 | ZAR4500 USD190 | ZAR3500 (Course launch promo fee valid until 30 April 2024)

CPD Credits: Students who are registered with SAIA, SAIAT, & CESA may apply for CPD credits for part-time study.

BHASL019: Lighting Design for Offices e-Learning Course

The Lighting Design for Offices e-learning course’s main goal is to provide build environment professionals with the tools & know-how to engineer compliant lighting plans for small to large offices & corporate businesses.


As a student embarking on this course you will learn about the evolution of office environments & lighting specifications throughout the 20th century. Thereafter, you will obtain up-to-date knowledge about the latest lighting technologies and design methods of modern day 21st century office. In addition, you will also learn how human centric lighting & circadian lighting systems can benefit workers in offices.  This will all be backed up by the importance of health & safety compliance and international building standards & regulations for office environments, including the WELL Building Standard.

Topics covered in this course:

Chapter 1: Office Lighting (History of offices & office lighting, lighting design for offices, office categories, lighting guidelines, evolution timeline of EVE & circadian lighting, office lighting concepts)

Chapter 2: General Project Timeline

Chapter 3: The process that BHA Lighting Design & Consulting went through

Chapter 4: A step-by-step process to arrive at a final lighting design

Chapter 5: Procedure to calculate the measurement of of circadian light and stimulus

Chapter 6: WELL Building Standard

Chapter 7: History and development of standards and other regulations and directives

Chapter 8: Should we rethink regulations and standards for lighting at workplaces