Covers physical laws of heat transfer and how they apply to building heat losses. This online course's lessons discuss the effects of sun, wind, and shade on energy consumption in buildings. Examines characteristics of different types of walls, roofs, windows, and flooring. Demonstrates how different forms of insulation can improve thermal resistance. Gives sample applications of energy conservation measures and maintenance, illustrating how to determine cost and payback period. Energy Losses in Buildings is available in online and course manual formats.
TPC Training Systems is authorized by IACET to offer 0.5 CEUs for this program.