HVAC1155 Radiant Heat Systems

This course will expose the student to in-floor/ceiling radiant heat concepts that include sizing, application, and servicing.





Course Requirements and 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.

Learning Outcomes

The following outcomes will be addressed in the course:
Identify components and materials used in radiant heat systems.
List advantages of radiant in-floor and ceiling heat.
Demonstrate how radiant heat tubing is constructed.
Observe radiant heat floor and ceiling construction methods.
Design a radiant in-floor heating system.
Identify commercial radiant heating applications.
List control strategies.
Design boiler piping schematics.
Interpret radiant heat wiring schematics.

Text and References

A list of textbooks required for this course is available at the bookstore.

Course Scheduling

The scheduled hours of instruction include sixteen hours for each lecture credit, thirty two hours for each lab credit and forty hours for each credit of supervised occupational experience (SOE). Lecture credit may include formal or impromptu lectures, demonstrations or discussions with the entire class or with small groups or individuals. Refer to the Credit Details section of this course outline for the credit breakdown.

Accommodations Statement

Disability Services assists students with disabilities who need accommodations to access programs, services and college activities.  If this applies to you, please contact the DS Office on your campus to initiate the accommodations process. 
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Credit Details