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John Cullen Lighting


The leading name in discreet lighting, John Cullen offers a complete service for interior and exterior lighting for the residential, superyacht and hospitality markets. We sell a unique collection of light fittings, designed in-house and UK manufactured and offer an award-winning lighting design service to inspire you.

CPD Material (6)

Lighting is one of the most powerful interior design tools. It can change the mood and atmosphere of interiors and landscapes at the touch of a button to literally decorate with light. With LEDs now lasting longer than before, it is more important than ever to consider the lighting design and the fittings you choose carefully as your clients will live with them for longer.
- Read key pointers when planning lighting layouts
- Learn the importance of layering light and what it brings to a scheme
- Understand what to look for when selecting LEDs
- Think about creating different zones in larger spaces
- Understand the difference good lighting control brings to a scheme
Knowledge level:
Material type: Article
Shaping Spaces
This seminar looks at theories on how we perceive spaces and ways of lighting spaces. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- The various ways of lighting a space, quantitative and qualitative design and how this affects a space
- The layering of light, different types of lighting and how each layer has a purpose
- Lessons from inspirational case studies
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Designing with Light
This seminar will provide information on:
- How to use different light sources including the latest energy efficient products
- Latest building regulations examined
- Where to position fittings for optimum effect
- Layering light for added interest and flexibility of mood
- Circuiting, control and integration for maximum impact
- Fitnessing of lamps, lenses and control to maximise the scheme
Material type: Seminar
How to Light Grade Listed Buildings
This seminar provides information on:
- Variables in lighting listed buildings
- Working with the fabric of the building/understanding limitations and possibilities
- Thinking outside the box to enhance architectural features
- Selection of appropriate luminaries and bespoke options
- Review of traditional concepts with modern fittings to maintain the historical value across a variety of projects
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
New Generation Concealed Lighting Effects
Review latest lighting regulations
- Consider all tools to achieve concealed lighting effects
- Compare and contrast different light sources
- Evaluate key considerations for an easy installation
- View latest applications across a range of case studies and discuss pitfalls
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Energy Efficient Lighting Design for Part L1A Building Regulation
Review of new Part L1A Building Regulations from 1st October 2010 for both interiors and gardens
- Examination of energy efficient light sources and their applications
- Comparison of light output of various lamps
- Important considerations when creating an energy efficient scheme
- How to create energy efficient schemes across numerous case studies throughout the house and garden
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar


John Cullen Lighting has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas