Online Educational Courses: Earn AIA LU/HSW credits
New 2016 educational courses now available:
Course Length: 4 weeks
Instructor: Wade W. Smith, PE, Wade W. Smith Consulting LLC, Chetek, Wis.
Credits for Course: 4 AIA LU/HSW Credits
This course will review fan basics, introduce the proposed Department of Energy (DOE) regulation, and suggest how to use the DOE metric to drive air moving system efficiency up. Emerging utility rebate programs that will be coming, along with fan performance monitoring tools, also will be introduced. The four-week self-paced session includes:
- Fan basics
- Department of Energy regulations
- Power use and efficiency
- Static regain duct design.
Your instructor: Wade W. Smith, PE, Wade W. Smith Consulting LLC, Chetek, Wis.
Course Length: 3 weeks
Instructor: Ken Lovorn, PE
Course Ranking: 7.5/10
Credits for course: 6 AIA LU Credits
Learn all of the skills necessary to design branch circuits for motors. This course will cover single and three phase induction motors, elevator motors, fire pumps, and refrigeration motors. Not only will you learn over current and short circuit protection, you will also learn the National Electrical Code (NEC) criteria for sizing conduit and wire for these motors. Learn little known design tips to reduce installation costs, while still staying within all the NEC criteria for the design of these branch circuits.