Thru-The-Wall: HVAC Specification for Multi-Unit Applications

Thru-The-Wall: HVAC Specification for Multi-Unit Applications

to take this course

Efficient HVAC design is paramount for multi-family building projects as it impacts efficient air delivery, unit serviceability and occupant comfort. Join us in this one-hour course as we discuss how thru-the-wall HVAC systems can provide an optimal solution in multi-unit project applications. Participants will learn best practices for specifying and installing thru-the-wall systems that increase energy efficiency and thermal comfort.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Compare and contrast multi-unit HVAC system options in terms of installation, serviceability, and architectural flexibility
  2. Identify the environmental and economical benefits of thru-the-wall systems, including reduced material waste, labor, installation time, and long-term maintenance
  3. Discuss important factors to consider when specifying a thru-the-wall HVAC system to ensure proper equipment sizing, energy efficiency, and performance
  4. Apply best practices when installing thru-the-wall HVAC systems, including placement, clearances, and water drainage, for optimized energy efficiency and occupant comfort
Design Category (CSI Division): 
(23) Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning
AIBD Division: 
Building Design
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Delivery Format: 
Narrated Video
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Course & Quiz Details: 

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions

A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion