Mechanical Ventilation Systems & Requirements


Mechanical ventilation is a key component to occupant health in high-performance houses and old houses that are undergoing energy efficiency upgrades. It’s not your grampa’s industry anymore. Don’t be a throwback, keep up with the pack! Ventilation rules!

Nail the ventilation requirements on your new construction and home retrofit projects throughout Canada and the US!  

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Explain the need for mechanical ventilation in new and existing houses
  • Describe the requirements of the CSA F-326 Ventilation Standard
  • Distinguish between types of mechanical ventilation systems