This course will look at Chapters 4-7 (Ventilation; Exhaust Systems; Duct Systems; & Combustion Air) by showing what language was removed or changed and what new language was added for the 2015 IMC with an explanation of why the code was changed or what the change was intended to accomplish as clarified by the Technical Committees.
By the end of this course students will be able to apply updated codes on air movement, better understand the complicated calculations on replacement air and the critical nature of code compliance in this area, comply with fire safety standards, employ dampers more effectively, and understand the intent as well the specifics of the revisions made to the 2015 IMC, in order to better explain, supervise, and coordinate with building officials.
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- Course ID(s): 2021-008
- Approved By: Kansas PHCC
Dan Whaley, was trained in HVAC in the Air Force where he spent eight years after high school. His time in the Air Force gave him the opportunity to do everything from repairs of advanced systems to planning the development and implementation of preventative maintenance programs that were used in over 250 facilities.Dan is currently a Lead Technician for a one million square foot, 300+ bed medical hospital.
Since 2010 Dan has been an instructor with At Your Pace Online overseeing the development and class delivery of every HVAC offering that we have. The courses that Dan instructs have been used by tens of thousands of HVAC technicians, including many where online education had not previously been allowed.