Fans in HVAC&R and industrial ventilation

This online learning module will familiarise participants with the application of fans in HVAC&R and industrial ventilation in buildings. It provides participants with the information required to assist in the selection and installation of fans for heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems, as well as industrial ventilation applications.

This course defines fan types and characteristics within an air system. It also provides insight into the considerations and calculations necessary for fan selection and looks at how deficient fan/system performance is created, with a discussion on ways to prevent and/or rectify this.

This course is an individual unit in the Professional Certificate in HVAC&R Fundamentals.

Topic highlights

Fan systems

Fan types and characteristics

Fan performance rating

Fan laws, system resistance and pressure

Fan control and series and parallel operation

Fans and systems interaction

Noise from fan systems

Fan specification or enquiry


Please call AIRAH on (03) 8623 3000 or email [email protected] for more information.