Air Handling, Water Treatment, and Plumbing Systems

Through this course, you will learn about climate control for human comfort, the components of HVAC systems, and the basics of water treatment and plumbing systems. You will gain the skills and knowledge to perform common water tests, maintain air-conditioning systems, maintain water services, and inspect portable fire extinguishers.

Upon successful completion of this course, learners will be able to:

  • Replace and/or maintain complicated HVAC systems
  • Outline procedures for water sample analysis, testing, and treatment
  • Reference guidelines when installing and monitoring pipes and valves
  • Maintain a reliable and effective fire protection system
  • HVAC systems
  • Air-cleaning devices
  • Indoor air quality
  • Water conditioning and treatment
  • Plumbing
  • Fire protection and alarm systems
  • Human Comfort, Air Properties, and Heat
  • Ductwork
  • Air-Handling Units, Fans, and Building Pressurization
  • Principles of Thermal Comfort Devices as They Relate to the AHU
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Water Systems and Basic Chemistry
  • Water System Problems and Internal Treatment
  • Water Testing and Internal Treatment
  • Piping and Valves
  • Plumbing Systems
  • Fire Protection Systems
  • Using the Psychrometric Chart

This course is available through the following delivery options:

  • Online Self-Paced
  • Live Virtual Learning
  • Collaborative Virtual Learning

This course applies to the following BOMI certifications:

  • Building Energy Certificate
  • Building Systems Maintenance Certificate

This course applies to the following BOMI designations:

  • Systems Maintenance Technician
  • Systems Maintenance Administrator

USGBC Recommendation

18 GBCI continuing education hours towards the LEED Credential Maintenance Program.