Training Class | Sloan Plumbing Maintenance & Repair

8/27/2019

We will cover Sloan Flushometer / Faucet maintenance & trouble shooting both sensor and manual.

Presented by:
Mark Boyd, Sloan Valve Company
Mark is the manufacturers representative for Sloan Valve Company. He has been employed by Dillard Associates since 1986. Dillard has been the Sloan rep in Texas since 1932. Mark has extensive experince in trouble shooting and maintenace of flushometers/ faucets in both sensor and manual applications.

Matt Bodick, Mark's Plumbing Parts
Matt has been district manager for Mark's Plumbing Parts since 2004. He was a journeyman plumber for 15 years. Matt has been an AAFAME member for 10 years.

BOMI Course: Refrigeration Systems and Accessories

9/19/2019

BOMA Austin

BOMI International ----- Refrigeration Systems and Accessories

Maintaining the proper comfort level in an office environment is essential for tenant satisfaction. Refrigeration equipment is a key component of an air-conditioning system that must be properly maintained and operated at maximum efficiency. This course reviews the basic refrigeration cycle and refrigeration system components, as well as how to operate and maintain reciprocating and absorption refrigeration systems. You will gain the skills and knowledge to describe the principles of refrigeration and identify the performance characteristics of refrigeration components.

Key topic areas:

refrigeration cycles and principles  mechanical components of refrigeration systems  systematic troubleshooting  general maintenance procedures

Applies to:

SMC certificate
SMA® and SMT® designations

Recommendations:

USGBC Recommendation: 24 GBCI continuing education hours toward the LEED Credential Maintenance Program

Instructor:  Michael Emma, RPA, FMA LEED Green Associate, SMA

Training Class | Basic HVAC

9/24/2019

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. 

BEEP (BOMA Energy Efficiency Program) Module 1 & 2

9/26/2019

Allison Petersen

The BOMA Austin Sustainability Committee is hosting the BOMA Energy Efficiency Program in a classroom setting for those that wish to further their knowledge of energy management.  BEEP® is the industry standard for energy management training.  The six-course series (plus two bonus modules) gives you the information, strategies, technologies, how-to guides and resources you need to reduce energy and costs.  

BEEP seminars qualify for continuing professional development credits for the renewal of industry designations including RPA, FMA, CPM, ARM, SMA, SMT, CCM and CMCP, and are approved for GBCI Continuing Education hours for LEED designations.

Select the registration button below to open BOMA website with more details on the which modules are being presented and credits received.

Registration

Prior to 9/18/19:  $95 per day (includes two courses) or $295 for all sessions!
After Deadline/Door: $105 per day or $350 for all sessions
Lunch will be provided before the class!
Certificate awarded at the completion of each course

Training Class "Fire Safety"

10/22/2019

Topic to be determined

BEEP (BOMA Energy Efficiency Program) Module 3 & 4

11/7/2019

Allison Petersen

The BOMA Austin Sustainability Committee is hosting the BOMA Energy Efficiency Program in a classroom setting for those that wish to further their knowledge of energy management.  BEEP® is the industry standard for energy management training.  The six-course series (plus two bonus modules) gives you the information, strategies, technologies, how-to guides and resources you need to reduce energy and costs.  

BEEP seminars qualify for continuing professional development credits for the renewal of industry designations including RPA, FMA, CPM, ARM, SMA, SMT, CCM and CMCP, and are approved for GBCI Continuing Education hours for LEED designations.

Select the registration button below to open BOMA website with more details on the which modules are being presented and credits received.

Registration

Prior to 10/31/19:  $95 per day (includes two courses) or $295 for all sessions!
After Deadline/Door: $105 per day or $350 for all sessions
Lunch will be provided before the class!
Certificate awarded at the completion of each course

Training Class "Blueprints"

11/19/2019

Topic to be determined
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