• Program: Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
  • Course: Gas Heat Systems
  • Course #: HVAC1071
  • Total Credits: 4

Course Description

This course will provide the student with the skills needed for combustion and efficiency testing, troubleshooting, and good ventilation practices involved with warm air heating systems. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Clean burners
Select orifices
Compare LP/Natural gas pressures
Adjust gas pressures
Calculate combustion efficiency
Identify electrical components
Adjust limit controls
Draw electrical circuits
Measure voltages
Measure flame sensing circuit
Measure air properties
Calculate furnace heat using air flow
Compare vent systems

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 2
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites:  HVAC1110
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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