Attendees will study the design, operation, maintenance and troubleshooting of gas-fired heating systems, including: gas fuels and combustion theory, gas regulators, valves, burners, pilot safety controls, glow-coil ignition, hot surface ignition, safety devices and controls, troubleshooting ignition problems and preventive maintenance procedures. The class also includes study of the maintenance and troubleshooting of furnaces and rooftop units such as fault occurrence and troubleshooting techniques. Finally, attendees will look at heat pump theory and components including the study of the compressor, evaporator and condenser.
Continuing Education Credits: 6 mechanical
Instructor: Nelson Warthan