Dec 01, 2023  
2021-2022 Archived Catalog 
2021-2022 Archived Catalog

HVAC-142 Heating Systems I

Credits 6 / 8 Contact Hours
Pre-requisite: Placement into ACRD 080 .
The study of air conditioning-heating systems that treat air to control simultaneously its temperature, humidity, cleanliness and distribution to meet the requirements of the conditioned space.  Major emphasis on the operation and installation of gas- and oil-fired warm-air heating systems.  Electric and hydronic heating systems will be covered.

Course Outcomes
1. Explaining the roll [sic] of air conditioning heating systems in controlling the indoor climate factors that affect human health and comfort. 2. Describing the principles of operation and components of common air conditioning heating and humidification systems. 3. Describing the principles of operation and components of basic system operational and safety controls. 4. Performing the operation required for installation and start-up of forced air heating systems.