Commercial Heat Pump Water Heaters: Design, Operation & Maintenance
Prerequisite: Introduction to CHPWHs: The WHYs and HOWs in Multifamily & Commercial Applications
Number of Credits (if applicable): Credits: NATE: 8.0, BPI: 8.0 Course Length: 8 hrs (4, 2hr sessions)
Course Description: This 8-hour course dives deep into the technology, design, and implementation of commercial HPWH systems. From identifying whether the technology is right for a building and knowing how to specify equipment, to purchasing/ installing equipment and ensuring proper maintenance, this course walks learners through the entire process of identifying, acquiring, implementing, and operating a commercial HPWH system.
Audience: Engineers, architects, designers, building facility managers, and maintenance personnel.
Review codes/policies that encourage or require all-electric domestic water heating systems
Understand the advantages of commercial heat pump water heater for various applications
Analyze system configurations and design considerations, including controls
Explore the Ecosizer tool, available equipment, and installation considerations
Review maintenance routines that ensure optimal system performance