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Learning Units (Hours)
George Thomas, PE & John Huang, PE
The purpose of this course is to inform and educate engineers, building owners, and facilities personnel about the proper application, control, and comfort expectations of evaporative cooling in residents and commercial buildings. This course is intended to be an overview of efficient evaporative cooling systems and will allow engineers to specify and design evaporative cooling systems with confidence. This course is also intended as an overview of evaporative cooling principles and equipment for the non-technical reader. This course suggests design features that may be used to improve the economy of operation, comfort, reliability appearance, serviceability, and service life of evaporative cooling systems.
This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
NY PE & PLS: You must choose courses that are technical in nature or related to matters of laws and ethics contributing to the health and welfare of the public. NY Board does not accept courses related to office management, risk management, leadership, marketing, accounting, financial planning, real estate, and basic CAD. Specific course topics that are on the borderline and are not acceptable by the NY Board have been noted under the course description on our website.
AIA Members: You must take the courses listed under the category "AIA/CES Registered Courses" if you want us to report your Learning Units (LUs) to AIA/CES. If you take courses not registered with AIA/CES, you need to report the earned Learning Units (not qualified for HSW credits) using Self Report Form provided by AIA/CES.