NCI: Optimize Economizer Performance

Date: March 15, 2018
Time: 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Location: Energy Education Center - Tulare
Instructor: Jeff Sturgeon
Utility Sponsor: SCE

National Comfort Institute (NCI): Certification Training Series
National Comfort Institute, Inc. provides advanced-level technical HVAC and Home Performance Certification Training for HVAC service and installation technicians, contractors, HVAC energy professionals and field service representatives. These fee-based classes include hands-on, interactive training sessions that provide the best practice and tools necessary to achieve the highest level of quality and performance, effective efficiency and safety.
This hands-on class is designed for students to acquire the knowledge and skills to effectively test, diagnose, sell improvements to customers, repair and commission an airside economizer in a commercial HVAC system. Demand control ventilation with variable frequency drive (VFD) motors are included in this course.?
Course Objectives:
• Learn how to apply practical field techniques and procedures
• Use HVAC performance diagnostic and repair techniques
• Take your HVAC performance testing knowledge and skills to the next level
• Improve IAQ and reduce energy consumption
• Deliver high quality repair, maintenance and installation services
• Identify and solve system performance issues
• Perform advanced airflow and temperature measurements
• Calculate economizer BTUs and determine economize impact on CSER
Target Audience:
HVAC Professionals
 HVAC Technicians
 Energy Improvement Contractors
• Maintenance Professionals
• HVAC Contractors
• Facility Managers & Technicians
• NCI Certified Air Balancer
Learning Units:
Qualified individuals may be eligible for NATE CEU's, BPI & most State CEUs.
Must hold a valid NCI HVAC Commercial Air Balancing and/or Commercial System Performance Certification to take this course.
Special Instructions:
This class is fee-based $75.
Registration by phone only, contact NCI Customer Care at 800-633-7058. For more information, visit
Reservations will be held 15 minutes following the start time above. After this time your seat may be given to a waiting customer.