155 BAS GUI Points
This course is designed to introduce HVACR Technicians, and others involved in the HVACR industry, to the common types of interfaces used with DDC networks. The most common web based interface will be simulated and used by the student. Basic energy management strategies for several HVAC systems are also covered. The students will use a Graphic User Interface (GUI) and control drawings to identify hardware and software points on common commercial HVAC equipment. Instruction aligns with ANSI/ACCA Quality Installation & Maintenance Standards. Recommended Prerequisites: you will want to have completed 151 Building Automation Systems I, 152 Building Automation Systems II, 153 Building Automation Systems DDC Networking I, and 154 Building Automation Systems DDC Networking II, or have a strong working knowledge of the content of those courses prior to enrollment into this advanced course. Please refer to each course description in the Catalog for the specific details. This course is NATE recognized for 18 hours of continuing education (CEHs) which are applicable to NATE re-certification, and BPI recognized for 9 continuing education units (CEUs). The main topics for the course are identified below:
- Operator Interface Methods
- Chilled Water System Controls
- Condenser Water Controls
- Hot Water System Controls
- Air Handling Units Controls
Each course purchase allows 60 days enrollment to complete. Must obtain a 75% or higher to obtain CEU recognition. Course provides you with a Subject Matter Expert (mentor) to assist with questions and all course materials for the duration of the course.