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SCEM Building Envelope and Lighting Systems

22nd - 24th Nov 2021
9:00AM - 6:00PM -
IES Academy@Jurong East
80 Jurong East Street 21, #04-10, Devan Nair Institute For Employment and Employability 609607
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Building Envelope & Façade Systems

  • Development of façade and glazing
  • Early to current to future façade designs
  • Key components to glazing technology and envelope systems
  • Main curtain wall and others systems 
  • Glass technology and processing methods
  • Passive design and BIPV
  • Case Studies

Building Envelope

  • Definition and components of building envelope
  • Components of the subsystems that affect the performance of building envelope
  • Introduction to building Envelope Thermal Transfer Value (ETTV) and Roof Thermal Transfer Value (RTTV)
    • Definition and calculation of ETTV
    • Use and significance of ETTV on efficient building design including case studies
    • Walls, roofs, and fenestration energy saving measures
    • Envelope analysis for new and existing buildings


Lighting System

  • Understand the important factors affecting lighting systems
  • Understand the characteristics of lamps and lighting systems
  • Learn how to design and operate lighting systems to be energy efficient


Course Outline

Building Envelope

  • Daylighting Design Principles, concepts Tools & Standards
    • Advantages & Disadvantages
    • Types of skies
    • Daylight Factor
    • Physical tools
    • Computer simulation
    • Singapore Standards, Green Mark, LEED


  • Definition and components of Building envelope, & Thermal Transfer Values of Envelope & Roof
    • Definition and calculation method of ETTV & RETV
    • Use and significance of ETTV on efficient building design Walls, Roofs, and Fenestration energy saving measures


  • ETTV, RETV  & Calculation examples
    • Methods to improve Limitations
    • Current technologies
    • Range of products available   


 Lighting System

  • Introduction to lighting systems and definitions
  • Types of lamps and lighting systems
  • Design of energy efficient lighting systems
  • Lighting controls
  • Total cost of ownership


Please click HERE for more information about the course.

CPD    PDU / PDU (CEng) (TBC)
Coordinator   Ms Jessie Tan
Coordinator Contact No   6461 1250 / 6463 9211
Coordinator Email

  • Course Fee is inclusive of GST, course materials and Halal refreshments

  • Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participants with 100% attendance

  • If payment is via cheque, the cheque should be made payable to IES ACADEMY PTE LTD



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