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Ryan MacGillivray

posted May 6, 2014, 7:09 AM by ASHRAE Saskatoon
May 2014

Online Courses - $199 ($259 non-members), 2-part: $339 ($459)
Evaluation Methods for High-Performance Green Buildings - May 7
Energy Modeling Best Practices and Application - May 12

New eLearning Courses: 2 hour, on-line course, $42 for 12-month access ($50 for non-members)
 - Standard 189.1-2011—Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ)
 - Humidity Control Design: Basic Principles, Loads and Equipment
 - Building Information Modeling (BIM) 
 - Standard 189.1-2011 for High Performance Green Buildings – Energy Efficiency

DId you know that there are currently over 130 individual courses, 18 course packages and 6 more Libraries?  These can offer Continuing Education Credits between 2 hours and 320 hours, all at your our pace.

There are also the Fundamentals Courses for self-directed learning, or let the Board know, and we can offer a course for a group. ( https://www.ashrae.org/education--certification/self-directed-or-group-learning )
Topics include:
 - Air System Design
 - Building Operation, Maintenance, and Management
 - Heating and Cooling Loads
 - Heating Systems
 - Refrigeration
 - Steam System Design
 - Thermodynamics
 - Water System Design

·April 17, 2014, Webcast - FREE!:  Buildings in Balance: IEQ and Energy Efficiency - If you missed it, you can still download it.
·ASHRAE Learning Institute HVAC Design Training Sessions:
o   Level I – Essentials                   Level II – Applications:
§  June 9-11, 2014 – Atlanta      June 12-13, 2014 – Atlanta
·Technology Awards:
o One submission from our chapter, for St. Mary's School (mechancial design by Daniels-Wingerak Enginerring Ltd.)
·ASHRAE GreenGuide: Design, Construction, and Operation of Sustainable Buildings, 4th Edition is now released, with updated information on IEQ.
·Society Conferences:
o   June 28-July 2, 2014, ASHRAE Annual Conference, Seattle, WA.
o   September 10-12, 2014, ASHRAE / IBPSA-USA Building Simulation Conference, Atlanta, GA.
o   October 2-3, 2014, ASHRAE, International Conference on Efficient Building Design: Materials and HVAC Equipment Technologies, Beirut, Lebanon.
o   January 24-28, 2015, ASHRAE Winter meeting / AHR Show, Chicago, IL.
o   June 27-July 1, 2015, ASHRAE Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA.
o   January 23-27, 2016, ASHRAE Winter meeting / AHR Show, Orlando, FL.
o   June 25-29, 2016, ASHRAE Annual Conference, St. Louis, MO.
o   January 30 - Feb. 1, 2017 ASHRAE Winter meeting / AHR Show, Las Vegas, NV
o   January 22-24, 2018, ASHRAE Winter meeting / AHR Show, Chicago, IL.

Other CTT information:
The ASHRAE Indoor Air Quality Guide is available for free download at www.ashrae.org/FreeIAQGuidance.
The Indoor Air Quality Guide: Best Practices for Design, Construction and Commissioning provides strategies to achieve good IAQ using proven technologies and without significantly increasing costs.

Advanced Energy Design Guides:  More than 500,000 copies have been purchased or downloaded for free at http://www.ashrae.org/freeaedg.  Do you have your copy?
Ryan MacGillivray
ASHRAE Saskatoon
CTTc Chair