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AIR111Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Controls IPresents electron theory, magnetism, Ohm's Law, resistance, current flow, instruments for electrical measurement, A.C. motors, power distribution controls and their application. Display Outline PDFEmail Dean
AIR112Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Controls IIPresents electron theory, magnetism, Ohm's Law, resistance, current flow, instruments for electrical measurement, A.C. motors, power distribution controls and their application. Display Outline PDFEmail Dean
AIR116Duct Construction and MaintenancePresents duct materials including sheet metal, aluminum, and fiber glass. Explains development of duct systems, layout methods, safety hand tools, cutting and shaping machines, fasteners and fabrication practices. Includes duct fittings, dampers and regulators, diffusers, heater and air washers, fans, insulation, and ventilating hoods. Display Outline PDFEmail Dean
AIR121Air Conditioning and Refrigeration IStudies refrigeration theory, characteristics of refrigerants, temperature, and pressure, tools and equipment, soldering, brazing, refrigeration systems, system components, compressors, evaporators, and metering devices. Presents charging and evaluation of systems and leak detection. Explores servicing the basic system. Explains use and care of oils and additives and troubleshooting of small commercial systems. Display Outline PDFEmail Dean
AIR122Air Conditioning and Refrigeration IIStudies refrigeration theory, characteristics of refrigerants, temperature, and pressure, tools and equipment, soldering, brazing, refrigeration systems, system components, compressors, evaporators, and metering devices. Presents charging and evaluation of systems and leak detection. Explores servicing the basic system. Explains use and care of oils and additives and troubleshooting of small commercial systems. Display Outline PDFEmail Dean
AIR154Heating Systems IIntroduces types of fuels and their characteristics of combustion; types, components and characteristics of burners, and burner efficiency analyzers. Studies forced air heating systems including troubleshooting, preventive maintenance and servicing. Display Outline PDFEmail Dean
AIR158Mechanical CodesPresents mechanical code requirements for installation, service, and inspection procedures. Uses the BOCA code in preparation for the master's card. Display Outline PDFEmail Dean
AIR159Heating and Cooling SafetyPresents standard safety procedures used in the heating and cooling industry. Discusses proper handling of equipment refrigerants and electricity. Display Outline PDFEmail Dean
AIR160Introduction to Indoor Air QualityExamines the common sources of indoor air contaminants (pollutants), minimum ventilation rate requirements, and the analysis of properties of indoor air in residential and commercial buildings. Covers methods of air properties, data collection, data analysis, and the implementation of Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems performance remediation techniques. Display Outline PDFEmail Dean
AIR161Heating, Air and Refrigeration Calculations IIntroduces fractions, decimals, sign of operations, equations, Ohm's Law, subtraction, multiplication and division of signed numbers. Teaches fundamentals of algebra, expression of stated problems in mathematical form, and solutions of equations. Part I of II. Display Outline PDFEmail Dean
AIR163Heating Systems for Energy AuditorsPresents methods for evaluating residential gas and oil heating systems. Prepares students to explain how combustion air availability is affected by the efficiency of structure construction and to describe how ductwork efficiency affects overall heating system performance. Display Outline PDFEmail Dean
AIR164Residential Energy AuditingExplains the interaction among building components and mechanical systems, discusses how air sealing in a home can affect indoor air quality, and explains methods used to recognize typical air leakage sites and how to correct them. Display Outline PDFEmail Dean
AIR165Air Conditioning Systems IIntroduces comfort survey, house construction, load calculations, types of distribution systems, and equipment selection. Introduces designing, layout, installing and adjusting of duct systems, job costs, and bidding of job. Display Outline PDFEmail Dean
AIR168Mechanical Systems for Multi-Family DwellingsPresents concepts of a residential dwelling as a system. Covers the location and function of the dwelling envelope and the ability to identify common sources of residential dwelling heat losses and gains. Display Outline PDFEmail Dean
AIR178Fundamentals of Weatherization for Installers and TechniciansPresents weatherization designed to reduce waste, increase comfort, improve durability, and enhance the health and safety of residential dwelling occupants. Display Outline PDFEmail Dean