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FSO210 Psychrometrics(FSO_210) FSO 210 - Psychrometrics

A study of psychrometric properties of gases at standard and non-standard conditions, for the purpose of assessing a fan.

Learning objectives:

  • Calculate air density;
  • Analyze density at non-standard conditions;
  • Read the relations between temperature, humidity, and dew-point on a psychometric chart;
  • Use FSAT software to calculate psychometric properties.
Includes pdf reference files for download: Yes Run-Time: 30 minutes Quizzes and activities: 30-60 minutes Estimated course completion time: 1-2 hours Days available to complete: 6 months Course cost: $79
Free introductory fans course from US Department of Energy is helpful but not required for this course.

(free course: https://www.nterlearning.org/web/guest/course-details?cid=3779)

79.00 16/07/2015 29/12/2016 9
FSO220 Fan Affinity Laws(FSO_220) FSO 220 - Fan Affinity Laws

How to predict fan perfomance under varying conditions.

Learning objectives:

  • Define the Affinity Laws;
  • Simplify those laws to make them easier for general use;
  • Calculate and chart fan performance using the affinity laws;
  • Compare fan performance as conditions change.
Includes pdf reference files for download: Yes Run-Time: 30 minutes Quizzes and activities: 30 minutes Estimated course completion time: 1 hour Days available to complete: 6 months Course cost: $79
Free introductory fans course from US Department of Energy is helpful but not required for this course.

(free course: https://www.nterlearning.org/web/guest/course-details?cid=3779)

79.00 18/12/2015 01/11/2017 9
FSO221 Fan System Controls(FSO_221) FSO 221 - Fan System Control

Analyzing and comparing techniques to control flow.

Learning objectives:

  • Define and discuss various flow-control techniques;
  • Compare and contrast flow-control techniques based on system scenarios;
  • Analyze charts and calculations to choose appropriate flow-control techniques.
Includes pdf reference files for download: Yes Run-Time: 45 minutes Quizzes and activities: 30 minutes Estimated course completion time: 1-2 hours Days available to complete: 6 months Course cost: $79
Prerequisite: FSO 220 - Fan Affinity Laws
79.00 24/03/2016 31/05/2018 9
FSO250 Measuring Fan Systems(FSO_250) FSO 250 - Measuring Fan Systems

The procedures and processes required to accurately assess a fan.

Learning objectives:

  • Explain terms, concepts and equipment involved with measuring fan system performance;
  • Discuss ISO 5802 industrial fans performance testing in-situ measurement standards;
  • Discuss proper techniques for using measurement instruments.
Includes pdf reference files for download: Yes Run-Time: 40 minutes Quizzes and activities: 30 minutes Estimated course completion time: 1-2 hours Days available to complete: 6 months Course cost: $79
79.00 02/05/2016 01/05/2017 9
FSO305 Heat Recovery(FSO_305) FSO 305 - Heat Recovery

Exploring opportunities to recover thermal energy in fan systems.

Learning objectives:

  • Study fan systems for optimization opportunities outside the fan's performance;
  • Review strategies for optimizing fan systems beyond fan performance;
  • Analyze how process and fan system design contributes to heat recovery strategies.
Includes pdf reference files for download: Yes Run-Time: 1 hour Quizzes and activities: 30 minutes Estimated course completion time: 2 hours Days available to complete: 6 months Course cost: $79
79.00 03/05/2016 29/12/2016 9
FSO202 Sizing Ducts(FSO_202) FSO 202 - Sizing Ducts

Some fan system design considerations.

Learning objectives:

  • Review duct system design parameters;
  • Calculate ductwork friction;
  • Comparing clean air to air with suspended solids;
  • Analyze how duct size proportion and direction changes affect friction.
Includes pdf reference files for download: Yes Run-Time: 30 minutes Quizzes and activities: 30 minutes Estimated course completion time: 1-2 hours Days available to complete: 6 months Course cost: $79
Free introductory fans course from US Department of Energy is helpful but not required for this course.

(free course: https://www.nterlearning.org/web/guest/course-details?cid=3779)

79.00 13/10/2016 11/06/2018 9
FSO255 Calculating Flow Rate(FSO_255) FSO 255 - Calculating Flow Rate

Use field performance test data to calculate fan performance.

Learning objectives:

  • Calculate or establish the density at the measurement plane;
  • Estimate the average air velocity, and calculat ethe flow rate at the traverse;
  • Calculate the flow rate and velocity pressures at teh other measurement planes;
  • Determine the average power, process required pressure, and as-is pressure;
  • Calculate the fan efficiency.
Includes pdf reference files for download: Yes Run-Time: 3-4 hours Quizzes and activities: N/A Estimated course completion time: 3-4 hours Days available to complete: 6 months Course cost: $149
Prerequisites: FSO 202 - Sizing Ducts, FSO 210 - Psychrometrics, FSO 250 - Measuring Fan Systems.
149.00 19/12/2016 26/12/2017 9
FSO225 Advanced Affinity Laws(FSO_225) Use of fan laws with varying compressibility factor, and calculating compressibility 79.00 12/09/2017 11/06/2018 9
FSO150 Fan Power Law(FSO150) Calculating efficiency, and estimating electrical power using the fan power law 79.00 13/09/2017 18/06/2018 9
MOT100 Introduction to AC Induction Motors(MOT100) In this module, we will examine basic motor terminology, learn how to calculate efficiency and costs of motor systems, understand NEMA standards and they relate to motors, and be able to identify and define some of NEMA’s designations. We have 7 learning objectives in this module: 1. Review parts of motor; 2. Identify critical motor specifications; 3. Develop motor vocabulary; 4. Identify the motor attributes which affect efficiency; 5. Calculate motor operating costs; 6. Review NEMA frame designations; 7. Differentiate between NEMA motor designs. 19.00 30/10/2017 26/12/2017 7
AMCA 208 Introduction to the Fan Energy Index(AMCA 208) This qualitative introduction to FEI (Fan Energy Index) is meant for Code officials Utility energy efficiency program planners Building owners and operators other professionals Upon completion, participants will be awarded a credit of 1.5 professional development hours. 119.00 26/06/2018 03/07/2018 9

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