BAS Programming

BAS Programming

$1,999.00

BAS Programming Fundamentals is designed to teach students how to program from scratch. In this course students will learn how to use design patterns to rapidly develop programs. Students will also learn how to use design patterns to "reverse engineer" existing programs.

BAS Programming Fundamentals is designed to teach students how to program from scratch. In this course students will learn how to use design patterns to rapidly develop programs. Students will also learn how to use design patterns to "reverse engineer" existing programs.

 Here's a sample of the course content:

 

This course is:

  • Fully online, self-paced course
  • Overall course length is 8 hours and 54 minutes
  • Bi-weekly live office hours to discuss the course with the instructor
  • Access to all course material for (1) one full year

 

Objectives

  • Demonstrate how to program a building automation system
  • Utilize design patterns and systems thinking to implement sequences
  • Develop 3 full programs from scratch utilizing the programming process

 

Key Topics

This course will focus on using graphical programming software to develop building automation programs. Some of the key topics this course will focus on are:

  • What programming is, how it works, and how programs are structured.
  • The purpose of points, different point types, and how points are used in programs.
  • The different logic blocks, what each logic block is used for, how to use each logic block, and when to use each logic block.
  • What design patterns are and how to apply design patterns to your BAS programs.
  • How to control valves, fans, pumps, dampers, and more with these fundamental design patterns.
  • Advanced design patterns like volumetric offset, lead-lag control, CO2 reset, and building static pressure control.
  • Three real-world programming challenges that test student learning and application.
  • Three common test processes that you will use to test your programs and to troubleshoot existing programs.

     

    Audience

    This course is designed for BAS technicians, operators, designers, programmers, and service personnel who want to learn how to program BAS control sequences and troubleshoot existing BAS programs.

    Pre-requisite knowledge

    Awareness of the parts and pieces of BAS. Basic knowledge of HVAC control sequence concepts. 1 year of field experience or equivalent.

    Successful completion will require:

    Completion of all video lessons and successfully passing the course final exam with a score of 70% or greater.

     

    Upon successful completion you will get:

    Receive a certificate of completion and your name will be added to the certification database.

     

    Student Testimonial

    ​"This was the first and only course I found that teaches the mindset to approach programming. I went from programming nothing to programming, chillers from sequences, in weeks."

    -Kariem Dorse, ​ACE Solutions Group

     

    Course Benefits

    • Learn at your own pace
    • Fully online
    • Regularly updated course material
    • Live bi-weekly office hours
    • Access to all course material for (1) one full year

     

     

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