CHC: The Art of Hydronics Fundamentals (Two-Day Course)
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CHC:  The Art of Hydronics Fundamentals (Two-Day Course)

2019-02-25 to 2019-02-26
When: Monday & Tuesday - February 25th & 26th
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: Holiday Inn Vancouver Centre -
711 West Broadway
Vancouver, British Columbia  V5Y 1P4
Presenter: Rob Waters
Contact: Matt Wiesenfeld

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Monday & Tuesday, February 25 & 26, 2019
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Cypress Room

Member: $349 plus HST
Non Member: $399 plus HST

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What the fee includes:
Your fee includes all the material you will need for the course and lunch. Please bring a pencil and a calculator. 

School certificate:
Students who successfully complete the school will receive a framed certificate of completion.

Participants in The Art of Hydronics Fundamentals School will gain knowledge of hydronic system basics, including the concept of heat loss calculation. Presented by the Canadian Hydronics Council of the Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating, this course is designed to identify the fundamental principles related to today’s hydronic systems. Relevant topics are covered so installers of all levels of experience will gain information to become more functional when practicing this craft.

Participants will take from this course the  knowledge of how the design relates to installation and how to avoid the pitfalls that cause an installation to fail.

What will you learn?

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Understand and apply  basic concepts of heat loss
  • Understand the characteristics of various types of boilers
  • Correctly interpret and apply manufacturers’ instructions
  • Identify and arrange required boiler trim
  • Recognize various piping systems and their applications
  • Identify basic types of heat emission systems

Who should attend?
This is recommended for anyone who wants to learn or refresh and update their knowledge on the latest in hydronic practices:  installers, contractors, designers, wholesalers, manufacturers and agents. 


Instructor: Steve Jollimore

Steve Jollimore has worked in the Plumbing and Heating trades for over thirty years, he is a licensed Interprovincial Plumber, Class B Gas Fitter and has been trained in TECA Forced Air Guidelines, TECA Ventilation Guidelines, and as a TECA Hydronic Heating Designer. He has many years’ experience in design, installation and service of Hydronic Heating Systems on the East Coast as well as throughout the province of BC, from small houses to large commercial buildings as well as large high-end homes with energy saving control systems and home automation. He has experience in estimating, sales, design, installation, service and repairs. Steve works with TECA, the Thermal Environmental Comfort Association as an instructor, teaching the Forced Air Guidelines course which covers room by room Heat Loss, Heat Gain and Duct Design and layout, he will be teaching TECA’s new HRV/ERV installation course.  He is actively involved in keeping in TECA’s courses current with best practices and technology.   

Cancellation Policy 
Full refund less $50 administration fee will be allowed for cancellations received 5 business days prior to the event. Substitutions are available.   No show – no refund.