Control Valves and Dampers (SI) (AIA & GBCI)
This course teaches the various types of valves and dampers, and their selection, installation and operation. After completing this course, you will be able to: Identify valve parts and valve types ; Select valves based on their characteristics for various applications ; Discriminate between 2-way and 3-way valve characteristics and performance ; Calculate pressure drop and the valve flow coefficient; Recognize the types and appropriate uses of dampers for air flow control in various applications ; Understand damper leakage ratings and how they are used ; Determine damper pressure drops ; Determine damper size. This course is approved by AIA and GBCI. 6.5 PDHs. It can be subscribed to independently, as a part of the HVAC Control Systems Course Package (SI), or Electrical Systems and Controls eLibrary.