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Oil-Fired Furnaces (HVAC 2125)

Total Credits: 1
Lab Credits: 1

Description: This course examines troubleshooting, repair, installation and maintenance of residential forced air oil-fired heating equipment, along with combustion analysis. Must be taken A-F.

Topical Outline:
1. Fuel Oil Combustion Theory
2. Oil-Fired Furnace Basics
3. Oil-Fired Furnace Control Circuits
4. Condensing Oil-Fired Furnaces
5. Oil-Fired Furnace Test Procedures
6. Oil-Fired Furnace Troubleshooting Procedures

Learning Outcomes:
1. Interpret fuel oil combustion
2. Interpret function and characteristics of oil-fired furnaces
3. Interpret oil-fired furnace electrical control circuits
4. Interpret function and characteristics of condensing oil-fired furnaces
5. Properly perform test procedures for oil-fired furnaces
6. Properly troubleshoot and repair oil-fired furnaces

Prerequisites:  HVAC 1015, HVAC 1100, HVAC 1105, HVAC 1110, HVAC 1115, and HVAC 1120