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July 7, 2021   

5 Big Questions:  Certified Lighting Designer

We catch up with Rosemarie Allaire, Vice Chair of the CLD Commissioning Board, to learn more about the world's first evidence-based certification in architectural lighting design.

 

Topics we explore:

  1. How long has the CLD certification been around and why did it get started?  (1:12)

  2. Who is eligible to earn the designation?  (4:03)

  3. What problem does this solve and why is it important?  (5:02)

  4. When CLD becomes the widely-adopted gold standard credential for the architectural lighting design profession, how will that affect other credentials offered by NCQLP And ALA?  (6:32)

  5. What is the more important mission right now...(1) getting more and more qualified designers to earn the CLD credential or (2) building awareness among A&E firms and end users about the value of utilizing a CLD-credentialed lighting designer?  (9:34)

Unscripted, Quasi-Ridiculous Bonus Content:

  6, 7 & 8:  Rosemarie turns the tables and asks Al questions.  (11:50)

 

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