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HVAC 0160 - Electricity for Refrigeration System

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. Electricity for Refrigeration System is a combination of in class lectures, shop practicals, and online learning. The student will learn about basic electricity as it applies to refrigeration system, motors, motor controls and electrical diagrams for refrigeration systems. The shop portion will teach the student how to use electrical measuring devices on an operating system to determine system operating parameters. The student will have online access to course material. The course text book may be purchased as a pdf or hard copy. The text is the same one used for the fulltime refrigeration/HVAC courses.

Prerequisite(s)

HVAC 0145 - CFC Emissions in Refrigeration and HVAC 0150 Refrigeration System Fundamentals and a good understanding of both written and spoken English

Credits

0.0

Cost

$775.16

Winter 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 85287

Sat Feb 22 - Sat Apr 18 8 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 22 - Apr 18 Sat 08:00 - 14:30 BBY

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$775.16

Notes

  1. Textbook Requirement: Refrigeration and Air Conditioning by Tomczyk. Access code not required Students are required to have access to a computer with an internet connection. Steel toed boots and safety glasses are required for the shop portion of this course. No class on April 11th - stat holiday weekend. 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.

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Cancelled

Spring/Summer 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2020 term.

CRN 66008

Sat Apr 25 - Sat Jun 20 8 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 25 - Jun 20 Sat 08:00 - 14:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 160

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$775.16

Notes

  1. No class on May 16th 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.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Recognize and understand the operation of refrigeration system electrical components.
  • Recognize and understand refrigeration systems electrical diagrams.
  • Use electrical measuring devices.
  • Complete and understand the refrigeration startup worksheet.

Effective as of Fall 2017

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