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HVA 1401 HVAC Mechanical & Electrical Troubleshooting

Diagnostic methods of mechanical, electrical and control system problems in heating and cooling systems. Other topics include common faults and how to avoid repair failures. Two lecture, three lab hours per week.

Prerequisites: HVA 1201 and HVA 1221 and CAT 1601

Course Outcomes
  • Employ accepted component replacement procedures.
  • Describe methods for avoiding repeat failures in equipment.
  • Describe the function and purpose of safety controls.
  • Identify component failure rates.
  • Identify common mechanical problems in light commercial heating and cooling equipment.
  • Demonstrate proper troubleshooting techniques on equipment and systems.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 2 hours
  • Lab: 3 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: HVAC-R Engineering Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Blended Learning
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 5, Rm 012
Faculty: Dawson
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled day(s) and time(s) with online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet in-person. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $15.00
Open Seats: 2
Meets: MW from 6:00PM to 8:15PM
Section: N10
Open Seats: 2
Meets: MW from
6:00PM to 8:15PM
Section: N10