Electric Infrared Heating Systems: A Sustainable Choice

Start Date
11/16/2017
End Date
11/16/2019
Description
Infrared patio heaters are the best method of increasing comfort for outdoor entertaining areas of any size. There are many variables in creating a warm ambient setting as both the effectiveness and the cost of heating an outdoor space greatly depend on the heating option that is selected and the way it is designed. This course looks at the outdoor heating options that are available with a focus on the types, color choices, mounting methods, and control options of electric infrared heaters, including a review of the steps that are required in selecting the best solution.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Design-Build
Energy Conservation / Renewable Energy
Residential Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
Discuss the characteristics and effectiveness of various outdoor heating options, including fire pits, gas heaters, and electric infrared heaters.

State the features and green benefits of electric infrared heaters and how they work to provide outdoor heating solutions that meet sustainable design goals.

Discuss the types, applications, color options, and mounting methods of electric infrared heaters.

Define the types of electric infrared heater controls that are available and explain how they are used to achieve maximum comfort and energy savings.
Instructors
David Arnold
Website Registration
Course Codes
AEC1050
Provider
AEC Daily Corporation


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