Fundamentals of Energy & Fuel


When you’re talking energy, what have you got? Something that can’t be created, but can be changed and re-arranged to provide comfort in houses. Fuel and energy use, it’s all you hear about these days! Find out what all the noise is about and how you can wow your clients with a heat loss calculation.

Size matters when you’re talking heating and cooling equipment in building projects throughout Canada and the US! 

After completing this module you will be able to:
  • Explain the elements of human comfort and how mechanical systems are used to maintain comfort levels in a house
  • Describe the most common fuel and energy sources in houses
  • Describe the factors involved in carrying out heat loss and heat gain calculations