enLightened Community Webinars

Welcome to BHA School of Lighting’s “enLightened Community”.


Our series of industry accredited live webinars have been developed to share lighting industry knowledge with build environment professionals which cover a vast range of interesting topics from the world of lighting.

After each webinar attendees will receive access to a live recording of the webinar & a Certificate of Attendance which can be used to claim your CPD credits from your professional organisation.

2022 Webinar Schedule

  • 20 January: Let there be Light!
  • 17 February: Uncovering the real facts that impact Interior Lighting Standards


More topics & dates to be announced

See our previous webinar topics here

Registration Instructions

  • Click the “Register Here” button, this will direct you to our Click Meeting Webinar Platform.
  • Select & Register for the event you’d like to attend.
  • Once you’ve registered for the event you will receive an email confirmation (we advise to check both your inbox and junk mail folder for this email)
  • The confirmation email will include an event reminder which you can add to sync with your email calendar.
  • Shortly before the live webinar starts a reminder email will be sent to all registered attendees.
  • The email will include a “join event” prompt button, click it to access the live event.
  • Alternatively you can access the event via your event confirmation letter or event reminder in your calendar.

Cost: Free of Charge

Date: 20 January 2022

Time: 5:45pm for 6pm – 7pm (SAST)

Presenter: Phil Hammond

About: Light, its origins, scriptural references and importance in so many respects.  At the start of a New Year, the aim is to start at the beginning: “Let there be Light”.

  • Definitions of light
  • Origin of light
  • Scriptural references to light
  • Light and darkness
  • How light is formed
  • Light for health
  • Importance of all forms of light
  • Artificial light
  • Light in architecture
  • Light in interior design
  • Transformative lighting

Cost: Free of Charge

Date: 17 February 2022

Time: 5:45pm for 6pm – 7pm (SAST)

Presenter: Phil Hammond

About: Many professionals do not have sufficient knowledge about the deeper intentions of standards.  In this webinar, we will take a much deeper look into the standards both those at home in South Africa and from around the world.

  • Definitions of standards & compliance
  • The intention of standards
  • Diving deeper into: SANS 10114-1: 2020, EN 12464-1: 2019 & SS531: 2006 & more…
  • The workstation & user ergonomics
  • Work related complaints about lighting & lighting preferences
  • Worker self-confessed time loss due to poor lighting
  • What about flicker, stroboscopic effect & glare?
  • Human centric lighting
  • Circadian Light & Circadian Stimulus
  • Good lighting design and compliance & the rest is a heavy weight to burden

CPD Activity Accreditations

BHA School of Lighting’s Webinars are accredited by the South African Institute of Architecture (SAIA), the South African Institute of Architectural Technologists (SAIAT) & the Consulting Engineers of South Africa (CESA).