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EST 265
Commercial Refrigeration I


Credits: 4
Clock Hours per Quarter: 60

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:20    Lab Hours:40


Description
This course explores design and operational requirements of low and medium temperature commercial refrigeration systems. It provides a basic understanding of typical commercial and supermarket refrigeration systems with emphasis on operation and system analysis to determine faults. National certification exam will be given. Prerequisite: EST 110 or instructor permission.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Explain fundamentals of commercial refrigeration.
  • Describe a two-stage system and cascade system.
  • Describe the load sources for a commercial refrigeration requirement.
  • Complete a refrigeration load calculation, select materials and equipment based on the load.
  • Select proper pipe size for a commercial refrigeration system.
  • Identify and describe all commercial refrigeration components.
  • Explain the routine maintenance and service procedures for commercial refrigeration systems.
  • Perform start-up, pump down, and component adjustments on an operational system.
  • Describe typical operating conditions of a refrigeration system.
  • Perform standard troubleshooting procedures for commercial refrigeration systems.

  • Course Topics
  • Refrigeration fundamentals
  • The refrigeration load
  • Refrigeration system design
  • Special refrigeration components
  • Application of refrigeration systems

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    EST 265
    Winter 2015
    8247
    Chet Mills
    EST 265
    Winter 2015
    9719
    Jordan Huminsky
    EST 265
    Fall 2014
    8247
    Chet Mills
    EST 265
    Winter 2014
    0959
    Michael Houdak
    EST 265
    Winter 2014
    8247
    Chet Mills


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
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    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.