Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technology Text and 6 DVD set

Get the skills needed to maintain and troubleshoot today’s complex heating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems. 1,536 page text with 6 DVD instruction set.
$355.00

Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technology Course

This 1,536 page text and 6 DVDs give hands-on guidance, practical applications, latest technology, and solid foundation to fully understand today’s HVAC service and repair, its environmental challenges, and their solutions. 

Focused on sustainable technology in today’s HVAC/R industry with an emphasis on new technologies and the latest advancements in the industry, it includes more on Green Awareness and LEED accreditation.

The 6 DVDs feature theory-related topics as well as practical, step-by-step skills for successful maintenance and troubleshooting. Videos emphasize all aspects of HVAC-R with a focus on safety.

Table of Contents

Section I: THEORY OF HEAT
1. Heat and Pressure. 
2. Matter and Energy. 
3. Refrigeration and Refrigerants. 

Section II: SAFETY, TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT, SHOP PRACTICES
4. General Safety Practices.
5. Tools and Equipment. 
6. Fasteners. 
7. Tubing and Piping. 
8. Leak Detection, System Evacuation and System Clean-up
9. Refrigerant and Oil Chemistry and Management—Recovery, Recycling, Reclaiming, and Retrofitting. 
10. System Charging.
11. Calibrating Instruments.

Section III: BASIC AUTOMATIC CONTROLS
12. Basic Electricity and Magnetism.
13. Introduction to Automatic Controls.
14. Automatic Control Components and Applications. 
15. Troubleshooting Basic Controls. 
16. Advanced Automatic Controls—Direct Digital Controls (DDC) and Pneumatics. 

Section IV: ELECTRIC MOTORS
17. Types of Electric Motors. 
18. Application of Motors. 
19. Motor Controls.
20. Troubleshooting Electric Motors.

Section V: COMMERCIAL REFRIGERATION
21. Evaporators and the Refrigeration System. 
22. Condensers.
23. Compressors.
24. Expansion Devices.
25. Special Refrigeration System Components. 
26. Application of Refrigeration Systems.
27. Commercial Ice Machines. 
28. Special Refrigeration Applications.
29. Troubleshooting and Typical Operating Conditions for Commercial Refrigeration.

Section VI: AIR CONDITIONING (HEATING AND HUMIDIFICATION)
30. Electric Heat. 
31. Gas Heat.
32. Oil Heat.
33. Hydronic Heat.
34. Indoor Air Quality.

Section VII: AIR CONDITIONING (COOLING)
35. Comfort and Psychrometrics. 
36. Refrigeration Applied to Air Conditioning. 
37. Air Distribution and Balance.
38. Installation. 
39. Residential Energy Auditing
40. Typical Operating Conditions.
41. Troubleshooting.

Section VIII: ALL-WEATHER SYSTEMS
42. Heat Gain and Heat Loss in Buildings.
43. Air Source Heat Pumps. 
44. Geothermal Heat Pumps.

Section IX: DOMESTIC APPLIANCES
45. Domestic Refrigerators and Freezers.
46. Room Air Conditioners. 

Section X: COMMERCIAL AIR-CONDITIONING AND CHILLED-WATER SYSTEMS
47. High-Pressure, Low-Pressure, and Absorption Chilled-Water Systems.
48. Cooling Towers and Pumps.
49. Operation, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting of Chilled-Water Air-Conditioning Systems.
50. Commercial Rooftop, Packaged, Variable Refrigerant Flow, and Variable Air Volume Systems.

How do I order the Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technology Text and 6 DVD set? 

1. You can order online (click the 'Add to Cart' button). 

2. Call us at (800) 321-2155 and ask for course 02-814. 

3. You can mail a check or money order for $383.75 to: 

(Includes $28.75 for shipping)

CIE Bookstore 
1776 E. 17th Street 
Cleveland, Ohio 44114 

Course available to residents of the United States, Australia and countries located in North America. Foreign shipping expense will be higher.

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