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HVAC 0150 - Refrigeration System Fundamentals

Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

This course is suitable for Students with little or no knowledge of refrigeration systems, and those looking to improve their skillset or explore the trade. Refrigeration System Fundamentals is a combination of in class lectures, shop practical’s, and online learning. The Student will learn about the components of a refrigeration system, how the components work together to create an operating system. The shop portion will teach the student how to install measuring devices on an operating system to determine system operating parameters. The Student will have online access to course material.

Prerequisite(s)

HVAC 0145 - CFC Emissions in Refrigeration (may be taken concurrently) and a good understanding of English, both written and spoken.

Credits

0.0

Cost

$789.29

Fall 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 45037

Sat Oct 13 - Sat Dec 08 8 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 13 - Dec 08 Sat 07:00 - 13:30 BBY

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$789.29

Notes

  1. No class on November 10th, 2018 due to Statutory Holiday. Textbook Requirement: Refrigeration Air Conditioning Technology with Mind Tap. Students are required to have access to a computer with internet access. Steel toed boots and safety glasses are required for the shop portion of this course. Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Cancelled

Winter 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 84578

Sat Jan 12 - Sat Mar 09 8 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 12 - Mar 09 Sat 07:00 - 13:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 112

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$789.29

Notes

  1. Textbook Requirement: Refrigeration Air Conditioning Technology with Mind Tap. Students are required to have access to a computer with internet access. Steel toed boots and safety glasses are required for the shop portion of this course. No class on Saturday February 16, 2019 due to Statutory Holiday. Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Recognize and understand the operation of refrigeration system components
  • Recognize and understand the operation of refrigeration systems
  • Connect refrigeration manifold gauges and temperature probes
  • Measure and understand temperatures and pressures of an operating system
  • Complete and understand the basic refrigeration cycle worksheet

Effective as of Winter 2017

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Fall 2018

No information on books is currently available for Fall 2018 offerings of this course.

Winter 2019

Books for Winter 2019 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

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Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Tech 8Th Ed/Mindtap/Access Card Pkg
Author Tomczyk
Copyright 2017
Binding Packaged & Collated
ISBN 978-1-33719-033-6
Price $249.95
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