HART 2358 - TESTING, ADJUSTING & BALANCING HVAC SYSTEMS

A study in the process of checking and adjusting all the building environmental systems to produce the design objectives. Emphasis on efficiency and energy savings.

Lab fees apply

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Interpret HVAC design specifications and plans
  • Measure air flow, water flow, and system pressure with instruments
  • Perform calculations for fan and pump laws including psychometric
  • Adjust and align mechanical equipment
  • Diagnose malfunctioning equipment and create a punch list
  • Test air quality, humidity, noise, and temperature

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture hours: 32.0
Lab hours: 32.0