Fundamentals of HVAC

Course Outline

Heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) is an important aspect in achieving energy efficient building design. This course describes various types of HVAC systems and their applications, including air conditioning equipment and heating systems. Besides providing overall HVAC recommendations, it discusses about indoor air quality and ventilation requirements. The course materials are based entirely on Chapter 7 of “Energy Efficient Homes” published by the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this course, the student will: