Commercial Geothermal Heat Pump System Design

Online

Length: 1 module

Instructor: Dr. Charles Remund

Subjects: Renewable HVAC: Geothermal, Renewable HVAC: HVAC Design

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Description

In this free course, Dr. Charles Remund, author of the International Ground Source Heat Pump Association (IGSHPA) Design Manual, explains how to design a ground heat exchanger for a commercial geothermal system.

Participants are quizzed on key concepts and then use LoopLink Pro software to work through design and load calculation assignments.

Free Commercial Geothermal Design Software Included

Each student will receive a free 1-month license to LoopLink PRO as part of registering, which will be used to complete a ground loop design assignment in the course.

Self-Paced Online Course

This online course is both self-serve and self-paced. You can begin instantly upon enrollment.

Access Information and Build Your Training Library

After enrolling, the course materials will remain in your account and be accessible for as long as the course is offered on the HeatSpring.com marketplace, with minimum guaranteed access for 12 months (1 year) after enrollment. Return to your course anytime with online access from anywhere in the world.

Earn a Certificate of Completion

When you complete this course you are eligible for a certificate of completion from HeatSpring. You can download your certificate as soon as you have completed all of the course requirements. Students can easily share their verified certificates on their LinkedIn profiles using our one-click LinkedIn integration.

Earn Continuing Education Credits

Self Report with Certificate: 3 AIA LU/HSW Credits

This course gives an in-depth analysis of heating and cooling systems and their design.

- Khurram Majeed

Instructor

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Dr. Charles Remund

GeoConnections, Inc.

Dr. Remund has over 20 years of experience installing and designing geothermal systems. He has been a certified instructor for IGHSPA since 1994. As a member of the Mechanical Engineering faculty at South Dakota State University (SDSU) he taught thermodynamics, heat transfer, fluid dynamics, design of thermal systems and applied laboratory courses from 1988 to 2009. He...[more]

Course Outline

Designing the Ground Heat Exchanger

In this two-hour video lecture, Dr. Remund lays out the process for sizing and designing a closed loop ground heat exchanger, including all of the calculations. The lecture is followed by a quiz on the concepts presented. Course participants receive a free LoopLink PRO software license, which is used complete design and load calculation assignments for a commercial building.

After The Course - Feedback and Additional Resources

In this module, you'll provide feedback on this lecture, request a certificate of completion, and learn about additional resources.

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