Dec 08, 2021  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Academic Catalog

INHR 20011 - Introduction to Heating

0.63 CR
In this module, the HVAC-R student will learn about heating fundamentals, the types and design of furnaces and their components, and the basic procedures for installing and servicing furnaces.

Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Explain the different methods that heat is transferred and how it is accurately measured.
  2. Identify and explain popular heating equipment used in heating applications.
  3. Distinguish different types of fuels used in heating, as well as the basic combustion process of heating equipment.
  4. Describe proper appliance venting techniques and materials.
  5. Explain the proper procedure to troubleshoot gas-fired, oil-fired, and other types of heating appliances.
  6. Identify a variety of heating accessories such as the thermostat and other control devices.
  7. Demonstrate proper use of trade tools related to installing and repairing heating appliances.