British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) – Introduction to Solar Water Heating, CESA 0178
2-day course, May 13 & 14, 2017
This course introduces solar water heating technology and its common applications, including swimming pools, domestic hot water and hydronic heating. Participants will be introduced to main classes of solar collectors, including glazed, unglazed and evacuated tubes. They will be taught how to assess the solar resource at a particular site, and understand how various siting issues may affect system performance. The course will review the most common types of systems and their components, including performance estimates to enable appropriate sizing of systems. Participants will be taught installation basics, and what decisions can help effectively implement common systems in today’s solar technology market.
Dates: Saturday, May 13 – Sunday, May 14, 2017
Times: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (each day)
Location: BCIT Burnaby Campus, 3700 Willingdon Avenue, Burnaby, BC (Building NE1, Room 401)
Learning Units: 15 Core LUs
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