How to Design and Balance a Residential Ventilation System; Focusing on Balanced Ventilation (including heat recovery ventilators (HRV) and energy recovery ventilators (ERV))
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Thursday, December 16, 2021
10:00 am – 12:00 pm CST
Paul H. Raymer
General residential ventilation principles
Types of systems
Types of controls
Focus on balanced systems – HRV/ERVs and others
Installed performance testing
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.2 CEUs (Building)
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Paul H. Raymer
Paul H. Raymer has been working with building science for more than forty years, and he has developed and brought to market more than twenty products. He is the author of the Residential Ventilation Handbook 2nd Edition (Salty Air Publishing, 2017). Mr. Raymer is BPI Envelope, Building Analyst, Heating Professional, AC/Heat Pump certified, IDL, Healthy Housing Evaluator, a BPI Proctor, and a certified HERS Rater, a full member of ASHRAE (the 62.2 Standard Committee), an IREC (Interstate Renewable Energy Council) Assessor and a member of the Society of Building Science Educators (SBSE). His first teaching experience was in a one-room school on the coast of Labrador, teaching all grades and all subjects simultaneously. Mr. Raymer has provided training and mentoring for building professionals all across the country and is a frequent conference presenter.
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Course Title: How to Design and Balance a Residential Ventilation System; Focusing on Balanced Ventilation (including heat recovery ventilators (HRV) and energy recovery ventilators (ERV))
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This course examines general residential ventilation principles, installation, types of systems, types of controls, balancing systems, and performance testing.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to discuss general residential ventilation principles and how ventilation systems are installed.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to identify and describe types of ventilation systems and control types.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to explain how residential ventilation systems are balanced to maintain an even flow of fresh air into the house and old air out of the house to provide indoor comfort and removal of pollutants.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to explain how ventilation systems are tested to determine the efficacy of the ventilation balancing system.
LUs: 2.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with HVAC systems
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 10/09/2023
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