Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Principles
Thursday, June 7, 2018, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM CDT

   HVAC Principles

      • Purposes of HVAC systems

      • Examining sensible and latent heat

      • Principles of heat transfer

      • Reviewing heat transfer equations for liquids and gases

   Conventional and Green Building Considerations

      • American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers standards and guidelines

      • LEED and other “green” rating systems

HVAC System Design Considerations
Thursday, June 7, 2018, 1:30 – 2:30 PM CDT

   Building location and construction

   Making HVAC load calculations

   Unconditioned and conditioned spaces

   Single and multiple zone systems

   Sizing systems and using variable capacity systems

Evaluating HVAC Systems and Equipment
Friday, June 8, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM CDT

   Heat pump

   Chilled water

   Variable refrigerant flow systems

   Forced air systems

   Radiant heat systems

   Constant volume and variable air volume systems

   Distribution systems: piping and ductwork

HVAC System Controls and Techniques
Friday, June 8, 2018, 12:30 – 2:30 PM CDT

   Control system goals: maintain thermal comfort, 
      reduce energy use, monitor performance

   Control system options

   Reviewing equipment and techniques for high performance buildings

   Additional goals of high-performance HVAC: 
      thermal comfort and improved indoor?air quality

   Right-sizing equipment

   Variable load performance

   Shifting and reducing loads

   Heat recovery


   Operation and maintenance


Webinar Instructions

All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

Certificates of completion will be provided for each webinar attended and will be sent via email in PDF form about five business days after the date of the conclusion of the series.

Webinars are presented via GoToWebinar, an easy-to-use application that can be run on most systems and tablets. Instructions and login information will be provided in an email sent close to the date of the webinar. It is highly recommended that you download, install and test the application before the webinar begins by clicking on the link in the email.

GoToWebinar system requirements:

Operating System:
Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 10 Mac OSX 10.9 (Mavericks) – 10.12 (Sierra)

Web Browser:
Chrome v34+, Firefox v34+, Internet Explorer 8+, Microsoft Edge v12+, Safari v6+

Internet connection:                   Hardware: 
Minimum of 1Mbps                       2GB RAM or more


     2.0 HSW CE Hours

     2.0 HSW LUs

     2.0 PDHs

Continuing Education Credit Information

HalfMoon Education is an American Institute of Architects-approved continuing education sponsor (No. J885) and is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for architects in New York. These webinars are not approved for Florida architects. Other states do not preapprove educators or courses. Check each webinar for the number of continuing education hours available. HalfMoon Education is an approved engineer continuing education provider in Florida, Indiana, Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), New York (NYSED Sponsor No. 35), North Carolina, and North Dakota. Other states do not preapprove educators or courses. These webinars offer engineer continuing education credit in all states. Check each course listing for the number of PDHs available. HalfMoon Education is an International Code Council Preferred Provider (1232). Participation and knowledge retention will be verified for these webinar events, certificates of completion will be provided, and HSW LUs will be reported to the AIA. Please see individual course listings for available credit approval.


Allen Smith

College of Lake County

Instructor of Heating and Air Conditioning Technology at College of Lake CountyMr. Smith has more than 20 years of experience in the field and the classroom in HVAC/R, sustainable energy, leadership and education. He is experienced in building automation in the commercial environment and has taken certification courses or taught on a number of subjects including air conditioning, ventilation, heating, advanced electrical controls, geothermal systems, and photovoltaic power systems. Mr. Smith has designed and conducted various technician and student workshops for training in all aspects of energy mechanical systems including control systems in direct digital controls. He is a member of the Refrigeration Service Engineers Society (RSES), the National Institute for the Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers (NIULPE), the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), and North American Technician Excellence (NATE). Mr. Smith earned his B.A. degree from Trinity International University and his M.A. degree in Organization Leadership from Indian Wesleyan University.

There are 4 Courses in This Seminar

Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Principles

Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Principles

June 7, 2018 Webinar Allen Smith
HVAC System Design Considerations

HVAC System Design Considerations

June 7, 2018 Webinar Allen Smith
Evaluating HVAC Systems and Equipment

Evaluating HVAC Systems and Equipment

June 8, 2018 Webinar Allen Smith
HVAC System Controls and Techniques

HVAC System Controls and Techniques

June 8, 2018 Webinar Allen Smith