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HVAC: Pneumatic Comfort Controls – On-Site Only

At the end of this seminar students will be able to:

  1. Learn HVAC concepts as they apply to air conditioning, refrigeration, heating, chillers, boilers, and pneumatic comfort controls
  2. Perform HVAC operation, preventative maintenance, and troubleshooting.



3 Days

2.4 CEU

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  • Why You should take this seminar

    This pneumatic controls training is only offered on-site at your facility. Learn about the types of control systems to maintain indoor environments. Understand the functions of the various components, relays, transmitters and receiver controllers. Learn the functional difference between direct and reverse acting controllers.

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  • Who Should Take This Seminar

    Any person needing a basic pneumatic comfort controls seminar in building comfort (heat and AC) systems should implement this semianr into their training program.

    People who will benefit from this training include:

    • HVAC Technicians
    • Boiler Operators
    • Plant & facility maintenance technicians
    • Building engineers
    • Building managers & superintendents
    • Plant & facility managers
    • Environmental health & safety personnel
    • Apprentice and experienced boiler technicians
    • Stationary engineers
    • Energy management personnel
  • What You'll Learn

    Topics covered during this training include:

    • Operator Responsibilities
    • Thermodynamics
    • Boiler Basics
    • Boiler Types and Details
    • Codes and Standards
    • Classification of Boiler Fuels
    • Combustion-Systems and Fuel-Burning Equipment
    • Combustion Theory and Tuning Controls
    • Emissions
    • Water Treatment
    • Plant Operations Maintenance and Repairs
    • Efficiency Improvements


  • Seminar Description

    Fundamentals of Air Conditioning

    • Definition of air conditioning
    • Principles of heat transfer
    • Humidity and dewpoint
    • Air movement for ventilation
    • Indoor air quality
    • The control cycle

    The Pneumatic Supply System

    • Why pneumatics
    • The pneumatic compressed air supply system
    • Pneumatic system preventive maintenance

    Pressure Regulators

    • Single pressure PRVs
    • Dual pressure PRVs


    • Principles of operation
    • Single temperature thermostats
    • Dual temperature (bi-metal) thermostats
    • Humistats
    • Stat calibration procedures

    Final Control Assemblies

    • Actuators
    • Dampers and damper actuators
    • Sequencing final controls

    Relays and Switches

    • Pneumatic-Electric (PE)
    • Electric-Pneumatic (EP)
    • Pneumatic switching devices
    • Pneumatic sequencing
    • Pneumatic reversing relays
    • Pneumatic 2-position switch
    • Pneumatic manual/minimum position switch

    Receiver-Controller Systems

    • Transmitters
    • Receiver-controllers

    Automatic Control Systems

    • Mixed air system controls
    • Hot water temperature control with and without outdoor reset

    Direct Digital Control

    • Remote monitoring
    • System controllers
    • Zone controllers
    • Analog/digital control
    • Software and controller programming
    • Data sharing

    Hands-on Lab Exercises

    • Thermostat calibration lab
    • Transmitters and receiver controllers
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    Seminar Pricing

    3-Day Hands-On Lab + Lecture: $1499 / Participant

    This seminar may be included with other training or as a standalone. As such, training time depends on course length as determined by your outcome goals. Please call (800) 922-2820 or CONTACT NTT TRAINING to discuss your unique training needs.

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