Premium Light Pro

Switch The Lights - Midlands

When: 18th July 2019, 9:00-14:00

Where: Birmingham - Thorlux Lighting, Merse Road, North Moons Moat, Redditch, Worcestershire, B98 9HH

Premium Light Pro is running a series of regional workshops for retailers and SMEs. 

Please register using our TicketSource page via the button below.


In partnership with the Green Construction Board and the Lighting Industry Association, Premium Light Pro is delighted to launch 'Switch the Lights' - the follow-up to the Grocer's highly successful campaign in 2016 to encourage independent retailers and SMEs to save money, energy and carbon by upgrading lighting to efficient LEDs and control systems.

The training session - led by a highly experienced trainer from the Lighting Industry Academy - will provide you with that information you need oversee the right lighting for your business. The training session will include a demonstration tour, bringing to life the benefits of high quality, efficient LED lighting, and how controls can add to the savings.

9:00 Business Breakfast and Briefing

  • Breakfast on arrival
  • Overview of the Premium Light Pro project, run by Energy Saving Trust
  • Receive the project’s guidelines and procurement criteria brochures, as well as funding information from campaign supporters

10:00 Session 1 – Introduction to LED Lighting and Controls

  • The cost and environmental benefits of upgrading lighting
  • Lighting Design: The right light, in the right place, at the right time
  • Understanding Technical Terms: Colour rendering, colour temperature, glare, lifetime and control systems

11:00 Demonstration

  • Observe LED lighting products and controls in action
  • Case studies

12:00 Session 2 – Upgrading Considerations

  • Product Quality: How to choose a lighting system
  • Understanding technical jargon and specification sheets
  • Evaluating Suppliers

13:00 Q&A and networking

14:00 Close