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Residential Boilers (HVAC 2140)

Total Credits: 2
Lecture Credits: 1
Lab Credits: 1

Description: This course includes procedures for the installation, troubleshooting, repair, and maintenance of residential hot-water-heating systems. You will learn piping techniques, gas, oil, electric heat sources, and water treatment will also be covered, along with boiler electrical controls and schematic diagrams. Must be taken A-F.

Topical Outline:
1. Residential Boiler Heating Systems
2. Residential Boiler Troubleshooting and Maintenance
3. Residential Boiler Control Circuits
4. Electric Boiler Systems
5. Radiant Floor Heating Systems

Learning Outcomes:
1. Interpret function and characteristics of residential hydronic heating systems
2. Properly troubleshoot, repair and maintain residential boiler systems
3. Interpret residential boiler electrical control circuits
4. Interpret, troubleshoot and repair electric residential boiler systems
5. Interpret function and characteristics of residential radiant floor heating systems

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