Duct Design Fundamentals, Testing and performance

Friday, November 6, 2020 - 7:30 am to 5:00 pm

$249.00 / Student

 

Who should attend:
Service Technicians, Sales Technicians, Sales Representatives, Field Supervisors and System Designers

 

 

 

Session #1: Understanding Duct Design Requirements 7:30 am – 10:30 am
Blower performance
Pressure drop in fittings
Pressure drop in equipment and accessories
Analyzing the quality of the existing duct system for continued use

Session #2: Room Air Distribution 10:30 am – 12:00 noon
Reading a room-by-room load for duct design purposes
Selecting diffusers based on throw and spread
Grouping room loads for zoning
Sizing practices for room branch ducts and zoning

Session #3: Duct Fittings and Equipment Connections: 12:45 pm – 2:45 pm
Manual – D fitting losses
Compliant duct systems and applications
Supply air trunk duct design
Return air trunk duct design
Air capacity of building cavities and return air terminals

Session #4: Duct Design Methods and Air Balancing 2:45 pm – 5:00 pm
Equal Friction Method
Constant Velocity Method
Dynamic Duct Systems / Bypass VAV
Application of dampers and other accessories
Testing and Balancing

 

REGISTER HERE

 

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NC H-1 Exam Prep Course

The Technical Training Institute’s curriculum for the NC H-1 Exam Prep Course has been developed to teach  students the latest NC  Code-based test material, commercial load estimating utilizing the approved ACCA Design manuals, and the specific articles of NC Contracting Law.

You'll spend half of the first class day on a comprehensive review of NC Business Exam questions from NC Contracting Law.  (Note: Administered by PSI testing; you'll take the NC Technical and Business Exams on the same day.)

 

This Course is now virtual using GoToMeeting.

Take your exam prep course at home, at your office or any location with wifi access.  Our two-day LIVE prep class can be accessed from the comfort of your home, keeping your family and co-workers safe while keeping your career goals on track.

 

    

Now you can join our live training event from any location with an internet connection. Experience the same collaboration, instructor interaction, and learning benefits as if you were physically in the classroom!

 

 

Your instructor, Michael J. Pratl, has over 30 years of field experience, is a mechanical contractor licensed by the state of North Carolina, South Carolina and Florida, Certified Building Analyst and a NCCER Certified Master Trainer.

 

 

 

If you already own the exam reference books, prepare for your exam at home, at your own pace.  Click here to order the Heating Exam Prep Home Study Manual for only $189.00.

 

 

 

Reference Books Required for your course and NC Heating H-1 Exams - $1095.00:

  • 2018 NC Administrative Codes and Policies
  • 2018 NC Energy Code
  • 2018 NC Fuel Gas Code
  • 2018 NC Mechanical Code
  • ACCA Manual D
  • ACCA Manual CS
  • ACCA Manual J - 8th Edition
  • ACCA Manual N - 5th Edition
  • ACCA Duct Calculator
  • Uniform Boiler and Pressure Vessel Act (Download PDF from NCDOL website)
  • 2020 NC Laws & Rules
  • Business and Project Management Handbook, 5th Edition
  • Redi-Tag 375 Index Tabs

 

REGISTER HERE

 

Day One:

7:30 - 9:00 - Introduction - Exam Prep Class and the North Carolina Testing Process
9:00 - 10:30 - 2018 North Carolina Mechanical Code
10:30 - 11:30 - 2018 North Carolina Fuel Gas Code
11:30 - 12:15 - Lunch
12:15 - 2:30 - 2018 North Carolina Energy Code, General Knowledge
2:15 - 5:00 - Business and Project Management For Contractors General Statutes 87, Article 2.21, NC Administrative Code

Day Two:

7:30 – 9:00 - NC Fuel Gas Code; pipe sizing and combustion air
9:00 – 11:00 - ACCA Manual N, Version 5 - wall loads, glass, infiltration
11:15 – 12:00 - Sample Questions - ACCA Manual Q
12:00 – 12:30 - Lunch
12:30 – 1:30 - Duct calculators and basic duct design
1:45 – 2:30 - Sample Questions - ACCA Manual N
2:45 - 3:45 - Sample Questions - ACCA Manual D
4:00 - 5:30 - Sample Load Questions - ACCA Manual J-8, Session Conclusion

 

Upcoming Course Dates:

This Course is now delivered using GoToMeeting. We're proud to announce our live/virtual exam prep courses on the world-recognized GoToMeeting platform. Take your exam prep course at home, at your office or any location with wifi access. Our two-day program can be accessed from the comfort of your home, keeping your family and co-workers safe while keeping your career goals on track.

Saturday & Sunday, September 19 & 20 - $395 - GoToMeeting
2020 Heating Exam Prep Student Manual & Study Guide Included and shipped prior to class

Saturday & Sunday, October 10 & 11 - $395 - GoToMeeting
2020 Heating Exam Prep Student Manual & Study Guide Included and shipped prior to class

Saturday & Sunday, October 31 & November 1  - $395 GoToMeeting
2020 Heating Exam Prep Student Manual & Study Guide Included and shipped prior to class

 

REGISTER HERE

Important Notice Concerning PSI Test Sites

Scheduling Your PSI Exam

Effective immediately, candidates can reschedule up to and including the day of testing at no penalty and no documentation required. NOTE: In most cases, candidates can reschedule their examinations on-line and they are encouraged to do so. If a candidate chooses to reschedule through our candidate support call center, they may experience longer than usual wait times under the current circumstances.

  • Call PSI @ 800 733-9267 - Call Centers are open: 4:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m. PDT M-F, 6:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. PDT Sat-Sun
  • Email PSI @ examschedule@psionline.com

 


 

NC H-2 Exam Prep Course

 

It's not rocket science . . . it's the mechanical code.

   We'll teach you the simple tools to pass the first time!

 

Heating Duct System

The Technical Training Institute’s curriculum for the NC H-2 Exam Prep Course has been developed to teach  students the latest NC  Code-based test material, commercial load estimating and duct  design procedures utilizing the approved ACCA Design manuals, and the specific articles of NC Contracting Law.

You'll spend half of the first class day on a comprehensive review of NC Business Exam questions from NC Contracting Law.  (Note: Administered by PSI Testing: you'll take the NC Technical and Business Exams on the same day.)

 

       

 

Now you can join our live training event from any location with an internet connection. You can participate remotely and experience the same collaboration, instructor interaction, and learning benefits as if you were physically in the classroom!

 

Your instructor, Michael J. Pratl, has over 30 years of field experience, is a mechanical contractor licensed by the state of North Carolina, South Carolina and Florida, Certified Building Analyst and a NCCER Certified Master Trainer.

 

Prepare to succeed . . . take the two-day H-2 Exam Prep Course

You'll cover hundreds of sample test questions in two fast-paced days; learning to use your code books and apply the simple techniques. Tuition includes TTI's Exam Prep Student Manual & Study Guide.

Upcoming Course Dates:

 Exam Prep Courses are now live using GoToMeeting. Take your exam prep course at home, at your office or any location with WiFi access.

Our two-day program can be accessed from the comfort of your home, keeping your family and co-workers safe while keeping your career goals on track

 

 Saturday & Sunday, August 29 & 30 - GoToMeeting- $395  Heating Exam Prep Student Manual & Study Guide is included in course fee and shipped in advance of class.

 

 Saturday & Sunday, September 19 & 20 - GoToMeeting- $395  Heating Exam Prep Student Manual & Study Guide is included in course fee and shipped in advance of class.

 

 Saturday & Sunday, October 10 & 11 - GoToMeeting- $395  Heating Exam Prep Student Manual & Study Guide is included in course fee and shipped in advance of class.

 

 Saturday & Sunday, October 31 & November 1 - GoToMeeting- $395 Heating Exam Prep Student Manual & Study Guide is included in course fee and shipped in advance of class.

                                 REGISTER HERE

 

Approved to test but can't make the class?

We've launched another premier exam prep experience. TTI's affordable Home Study Program lets you get ready for your exam, at home or at work, anytime. Prepare for your exam at home, at your own pace.

Order the Heating Exam Prep Course - Home Study Manual for only $189.00, set aside study time daily and ace your test!

 

 

Reference Books Required for your course and for H-2 Exams - $1195.00:

Effective August 1, 2017 you must have your own set of exam reference books for class and for your exam.

(full set is available for purchase in our Contractor Bookstore

  • 2018 NC Administrative Codes and Policies
  • 2018 NC Energy Conservation Code
  • 2018 NC Fuel Gas Code
  • 2018 NC Mechanical Code
  • ACCA Manual CS
  • ACCA Manual Q
  • ACCA Manual N, Version 5
  • ACCA Duct Calculator
  • Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, 21st Edition
  • 2020 NC Laws & Rules
  • Business and Project Management Handbook For Contractors - 5th Edition
  • Red-Tag 375 Adhesive Index Tabs

H-2 Exam Prep Course Agenda

Day One:

7:30 - 9:00 -  Introduction - Exam Prep Class and the North Carolina Testing Process

9:00 - 10:30 -  2012 North Carolina Mechanical Code

10:30 - 11:30 -  2012 North Carolina Fuel Gas Code

11:30 - 12:15 -  Lunch

12:15 - 2:30 -  2012 North Carolina Energy Code, General Knowledge

2:15 - 5:00 -  Business and Project Management For Contractors General Statutes 87, Article 2.21, NC Administrative Code

Day Two:

7:30 – 9:00 -  NC Fuel Gas Code; pipe sizing and combustion air

9:00 – 11:00 - ACCA Manual N, Version 5 - wall loads, glass, infiltration

11:15 – 12:00 - Sample Questions - ACCA Manual Q

12:00 – 12:30 - Lunch

12:30 – 1:30 -  Duct calculators and basic duct design

1:45 – 2:30 -  Sample Questions - ACCA Manual CS

2:45 - 3:45 -  Sample Questions - ACCA Manual Q

4:00 - 5:00 -  Sample Load Questions - ACCA Manual N, Session Conclusion

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NC H-3-I Prep Course

Commercial Duct SystemThe Technical Training Institute’s curriculum for the NC Heating Group 3 Exam Prep Course has been developed to review the latest NC Code-based test questions, residential and light commercial load estimating and duct design questions utilizing the approved ACCA Design manuals. You'll spend half of the first class day on a comprehensive review of NC Business Exam questions from NC Contracting Law. (Note: you'll take the NC Technical and Business Exams on the same day.)

Your instructor, Michael J. Pratl, has over 30 years of field experience, is a mechanical contractor licensed by the state of North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee and Florida, a Certified Building Analyst and an NCCER Certified Master Trainer.

Prepare to succeed, take the two-day H-3-I Exam Prep Course

You'll cover hundreds of sample test questions in two fast-paced days, learning to use all the reference books and apply the simple techniques. Tuition includes the Heating Exam Prep Student Manual & Study Guide.

       

 

Now you can join our live training event from any location with an internet connection. You can participate remotely and experience the same collaboration, instructor interaction, and learning benefits as if you were physically in the classroom!

 

 

Approved to test but can't make a class? 

Get ready for your exam at home or at work, anytime!  Prepare for your exam at your own pace.

Click here to order the Heating Exam Prep - Home Study Manual for $189.00

ORDER THE HOME STUDY MANUAL

 

 

Upcoming Course Dates:

 

This Course is now delivered using GoToMeeting. We're proud to announce our live/virtual exam prep courses on the world-recognized GoToMeeting platform. Take your exam prep course at home, at your office or any location with wifi access. Our two-day program can be accessed from the comfort of your home, keeping your family and co-workers safe while keeping your career goals on track
 

Saturday-Sunday, September 19 & 20 - GoToMeeting - $395
Heating Exam Prep Student Manual & Study Guide is included in course fee and shipped via UPS.

 

Saturday-Sunday, October 10 & 11 - GoToMeeting - $395
Heating Exam Prep Student Manual & Study Guide is included in course fee and shipped via UPS.

 

Saturday-Sunday, October 31 & November 1 - GoToMeeting - $395
Heating Exam Prep Student Manual & Study Guide is included in course fee and shipped via UPS.

 

                            REGISTER HERE

 

Books Required for Class:

Effective August 1, 2017 you must have your own set of exam reference books for class and for your exam.

Full Set of H-3-I Reference books - $1295.00 (available for purchase as a set in our Contractor Bookstore)

  • 2018 NC Administrative Codes and Policies
  • 2018 NC Energy Conservation Code
  • 2018 NC Fuel Gas Code
  • 2018 NC Mechanical Code
  • Modern Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, 21st Edition
  • ACCA Manual J, Version 8 - Full
  • ACCA Manual D
  • ACCA Manual Q
  • ACCA Manual N, Version 5
  • 2020 NC Laws & Rules
  • Business and Project Management Handbook For Contractors - 5th Edition
  • ACCA Duct Calculator
  • Red-Tag 375 Adhesive Index Tabs

Exam Prep Course Agenda

Day One:

7:30 - 9:00 - Introduction - Exam Prep Class and the North Carolina Testing Process
9:00 - 10:30 - 2018 North Carolina Mechanical Code
10:30 - 11:30 - 2018 North Carolina Fuel Gas Code
11:30 - 12:15 -  Lunch
12:15 - 2:30 - 2018 North Carolina Energy Code, General Knowledge
2:15 - 5:00 - Business and Project Management For Contractors General Statutes 87, Article 2.21, NC Administrative Code

 

Day Two:

7:30 – 9:00 - NC Fuel Gas Code; pipe sizing and combustion air
9:00 – 11:00 - ACCA Manual N, Version 5 - wall loads, glass, infiltration
11:15 – 12:00 - Sample Questions - ACCA Manual Q
12:00 – 12:30 - Lunch
12:30 – 1:30 - Duct calculators and basic duct design
1:45 – 2:30 - Sample Questions - ACCA Manual N
2:45 - 3:45 - Sample Questions - ACCA Manual D
4:00 - 5:00 - Sample Load Questions - ACCA Manual J-8, Session Conclusion