AAFAME - Event Information

Event Name:Training Class | Basic HVAC
Event Type(s):Training
Description:Description of Course:
Introduce course material and explain how course is structured
Identify sources of heat, how heat travels and affects the objects in the environment
Define HVAC- Brief History of Air Conditioning from the beginning   
Identify Process of Cooling/Heating/Ventilation/Filtering/Vaporizers/Dehumidifying
Discuss how cooling is “Removal of Heat” and identify ways heat can be removed
Discuss heating is “Adding Heat” and identify different types of heating systems
What is an Air Conditioning System
Identify basic components of an air conditioning, how the basic components work
Discuss how these components work together as a system
Identify different types of air conditioning systems
Identify different heat transfer mediums in HVAC systems
Importance of Design- What’s Your Design? Why? and where design is found
Identify Basic Components of a Ventilation System
Identify Basic Components of a Chill Water System
Discuss Differences in a Closed Loop & Open Loop
Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning Control 
Course Wrap-Up    

Speaker Name & Bio: 
Scot S. Stringfellow, SMA, Chief Engineer at The Independent a Worth Ross Management Company (and this years AAFAME Vice President)
Scot Stringfellow has 30 years of experience in office, retail, and residential markets.  He started his career in apartment communities where he learned basic HVAC skills.  His first commercial building and central plant was at the One American Center at 600 Congress, as a Maintenance Engineer where he furthered his knowledge with commercial air conditioning including chill water & heat exchange.  Scot obtained his BOMI Designation to further his knowledge and earning potential.  Currently he serves as the Chief Engineer at The Independent were they use City of Austin’s Downtown District Cooling Loop.
Scot has 2 boys, his oldest has followed in his footsteps and works for the Kilgore Independent School District. His youngest son is a Fencing machine and wants to Fence in the Olympics.  My wife Amy and I have been married for 13 years; she works in the legal department at Dell Computers.
For fun Scott enjoys bike riding and playing drums.  He enjoys scuba diving in the Caribbean & at Lake Travis when he can’t get to the Ocean. 
Event Date:9/24/2019
Event Time:11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Central
Location:Frost Tower
401 Congress Ave
11th Floor
Austin, TX 78701

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Cost is $27 for members & $52 for non-members
Lunch will be provided prior to class

Parking is in the garage located in same building (entrance accessed from 4th street side). Parking is validated.
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