This course is a part of the ASHRAE Career Enhancement Curriculum Program:
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This introductory course focuses on the basic requirements of ASHRAE Standard 62.1-2013, Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality. The course covers the scope, application and multiple compliance paths available in the standard including the ventilation rate procedure, indoor air quality procedure, and natural ventilation procedure. Many of the standard’s general requirements apply regardless of the procedure used. The different application conditions for the ventilation rate procedure are also described. In the 2013 version, changes were made affecting filtration, humidification, and some ventilation rates. This course is highly recommended for all HVAC designers and engineers.
Recommended References: Standard 62.1-2013, Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality; Standard 62.1-2010 User’s Manual.