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Controls for Hydronic Technicians PPGS 1144

Piping, Plumbing, Gas Part-time Studies Course

Course details

A practical introduction to the installation of controls involved with hydronic systems including control strategies, installation procedures and techniques, safe work practices, and commissioning. This course includes instruction on how to install and commission a functioning hydronic control system. Passing grade is 70%.


  • No prerequisites are required for this course.



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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Compare several control strategies.
  • Install and commission a functioning hydronic control system including Snow and Ice Melt Systems (SIM).
  • Install rough and finished wiring to meet electrical code standards.
  • Design a control system (ladder diagram) based on a specific application.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

Controls for Hydronic Technicians (PPGS 1144) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Hydronic Technician
    Associate Certificate Part-time


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