Course NumberME-02-242
PDH Hours6
Chillers, Refrigerant Compressors, and Heating Systems

Chillers, Refrigerant Compressors, and Heating Systems

Packaged air conditioning and heating systems represent a significant percentage of the energy consumed for primary HVAC in the United States. This course reviews the primary components of packaged HVAC systems and evaluates the energy consumed by their main components. It presents a baseline energy usage estimate for the country and a method to calculate the energy consumption of equipment as well as a means to identify potential energy savings.

Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of thirty (30) questions to earn 6 PDH credit.

Learning Objectives

This course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • To provide an accurate estimate of the energy used by primary cooling and heating equipment in the US commercial building sector.
  • To provide a physical understanding of the factors, which contribute to energy use by the equipment.
  • To provide a baseline estimate of current national energy use, which can be used for calculation of the national energy savings impact of various options for reducing energy usage.

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We provide technical courses for PDH credits that meet Board requirements for Professional Engineers, Geologists and Land Surveyors. This courses is guaranteed to be accepted in AK, AL, AR, FL, GA, IA, IL, ID, IN, KS, KY, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WI, WV, and WY. Before purchasing this course, please confirm that your state Board is listed above.