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ASHRAE’s Fundamentals of HVAC Design and Operations - Nashville, September 2019

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ASHRAE’s Fundamentals of HVAC Design and Operations

  • 09 Sep 2019 – 11 Sep 2019
  • Sheraton Music City Hotel
    Nashville, TN

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Course Description

Nashville | September 9 – 11, 2019

ASHRAE offers ASHRAE’s Fundamentals of HVAC Design and Operations in Nashville, TN.

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  • Fees

    Registration Fees

    (Register 30 days prior to training date, for Early Bird pricing)

    ASHRAE's Fundamentals of HVAC Design and Operations Member Non-Member
    Tuition $1,125 $1,125

    Fee Covers: Course admittance, course materials, publications, break refreshments, breakfast, lunches, and access to APPA 2019 Annual Meeting programming.


    Questions

    Email Karen Murray, Manager of Professional Development at kmurray@ashrae.org.

  • Description

    ASHRAE's Fundamentals of HVAC Design and Operations

    APPA is partnering with ASHRAE to offer training that provides participants with instruction that accelerates their transformation into effective members of a design, construction, operations or facilities maintenance team. Developed by industry-leading professionals selected by ASHRAE, the training provides attendees with the fundamentals and technical aspects of HVAC design. Attendees will gain practical skills and knowledge to design and maintain HVAC systems that can be put to immediate use.


    Who Should Attend

      • Facilities managers responsible for managing building operations staff
      • Facilities managers involved in new construction or major renovation projects
      • Technicians who would like to gain design knowledge
      • Architects who want to understand HVAC system design

    How Your Firm Will Benefit

    The training helps attendees understand:

      • How to improve overall building performance
      • The technologies that lead to improved building performance
      • The economics of sustainable buildings and the roles of the designer and facilities manager
      • The basic skills needed to design high-performance buildings
      • The skill set that will be required by designers of the future
      • Techniques to interact effectively with all design partners (architects, owners, other engineering disciplines) in an integrated design team

    Primary References

    ASHRAE Handbooks – Applications, Fundamentals

    Standard 62.1 – Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality

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    Bonus – Free Copy of ASHRAE Duct Size Calculator (I-P and SI Units)

    Duct Size Calculator

    Attendees each receive a free copy of Duct Size Calculator (I-P & SI).

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  • Outline

    ASHRAE’s Fundamentals of HVAC Design and Operations Outline

    Day 1

    8:00

    Introductions

    8:15

    Fundamentals

    9:15

    Load Calculation

    10:00

    Break

    10:30

    Load Calculation (cont.)

    11:00

    Psychrometrics

    12:00

    Lunch

    1:00

    Psychrometrics (cont.)

    2:30

    Break

    3:00

    System Selection and Project Management 

    4:45

    Wrap-up/Adjourn


    Day 2

    8:00

    Design Process

    9:00

    Basic Design of Air Systems

    10:00

    Break

    10:30

    Basic Design of Air Systems (cont.)

    12:00

    Lunch

    1:00

    Basic Design of Hydronic Systems

    2:30

    Break

    3:00

    HVAC Equipment

    4:45

    Q&A Session

    5:00

    Wrap-up/Adjourn


    Day 3

    8:00

    HVAC Systems

    10:00

    Break

    10:30

    HVAC Systems (cont.)

    11:15

    Codes and Standards

    12:00

    Lunch

    1:00

    BAS Controls

    1:45

    Commissioning

    2:30

    Break

    3:00

    ASHRAE Standard 180 and Building Systems Maintenance Management

    4:00

    Q&A Session/Adjourn


    PDH and Continuing Education Units

    ASHRAE is an approved Continuing Education provider for the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and a USGBC Education Partner. Continuing Education hours earned from ASHRAE courses may be applied toward renewal of state-licensed professionals and maintenance of LEED® professional credentials.

    Attendees of ASHRAE’s Fundamentals of HVAC Design and Operationswill earn up to 18 Professional Development Hours (PDHs).

  • Instructor
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    Joel Primeau, Eng., ASHRAE Member, HBDP, LEED® AP

    Joel Primeau is a consulting engineer with over 30 years of HVAC experience. He has lead and assisted teams of engineers and technicians in the design and construction of high-performance, sustainable facilities.

    Joel’s experience spans a wide range of engineering design and construction projects. His expertise is in the design of high-efficiency HVAC systems that enhance indoor air quality and comfort.

    Joel frequently trains engineers, architects and facility managers on the design process, central heating and chilling plant optimization, high-performance HVAC systems, and heat recovery applications.

    Joel is a Licensed Professional Engineer, ASHRAE Certified High-Performance Building Design Professional (HBDP), and a LEED® Accredited Professional. He earned a BEng in Mechanical Engineering from the Royal Military College in Kingston, Canada. After a brief career as an army engineer, Joel has since worked in the HVAC industry in consulting, facilities management and technical sales.


    Second instructor TBD

  • Location

    Sheraton Music City Hotel
    777 McGavock Pike, Nashville, TN 37214

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