BUILDING AUTOMATION COURSES

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THE “BAM” DIFFERENCE

  • Online, Always-On, Training Platform that Requires Zero-Travel
  • Lifetime Access to Course Material
  • Course Material Constantly Updated to Reflect Current Technology
  • Direct Access to the Instructor Through Discussion Boards and Live Office Hours

TIER ONE (THE BASICS)

Courses for those who are looking to learn more about Building Automation Systems

The Complete Beginners Guide to The Building Automation Systems Industry

For those who want to be conversational about Building Automation and are looking to familiarize themselves with the Building Automation Industry.

TIER TWO (CORE KNOWLEDGE)

Foundational knowledge courses for Building Automation Professionals

Everything You Need To Know About Building Automation To Start Your Career

Foundational course that provides the knowledge necessary for a career in Building Automation. This course is well suited for any professional in managerial, sales, or technical roles.

Learn how to control HVAC equipment without a 5-year apprenticeship

Students will do a comprehensive study of control sequences. We will move from simple terminal units all the way to complex central plants. During this course, the student will learn the theory specific to systems control.

While this course will address theory, it is theory tempered by my experience with over a decade of working on some of the most complex projects in the world.

Students will learn the why behind BAS control strategies and will leave with a solid understanding of “how” systems work.

Learn everything you need to know about information technology

The purpose of this program is to make the student conversational in IT so that they confidently work with IT departments during the sales and operations phases of a BAS project.

The student will spend 6 modules learning the fundamental IT skills needed to be “conversational” and then can dive deeper with more advanced topics and hands-on exercises in the remaining 7 modules.

Learn protocols without reading the 1200 page standards

In this course, students will learn the three major BAS Protocols that they will work with throughout their career. This course will go in-depth and will provide students with a solid understanding of BACnet, LON, and Modbus.

The course will include sample network traffic and a detailed analysis of all aspects of these three protocols.

TIER THREE (SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE) – SOFTWARE ENGINEERS

Courses for those who create control submittals and are responsible for the hardware design of projects.

Learn to easily program building automation systems

You can enter this course with ZERO BAS programming knowledge and you will leave the course with the ability to program VAV boxes, Rooftop Units, and Chillers FROM SCRATCH.

This course also includes everything you need:

►Programming software? Check!
►Virtual controller? Check!
►Fully online, lifetime access so you never have to travel? Check!

And the best part is, you can start right now. You don’t have to wait until a class slot opens up. In just a few short weeks you could be writing programs from scratch.

TIER THREE (SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE) – HARDWARE ENGINEERS

Courses for those who create control submittals and are responsible for the hardware design of projects.

Learn to create control submittals from scratch

In this course, BAS Professionals will learn how to create a full BAS Submittal package from scratch. Students will be provided with a set of submittal templates, checklists, and worksheets. As students move through the course they will learn the submittal process and will create a complete submittal package utilizing actual job drawings, specifications, and scope letters.

TIER THREE (SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE) – TECHNICIANS

Courses for those who create install, checkout, and configure building automation controls.

Learn how to install, checkout, and configure building automation controls from inputs to servers.

In this fully online course building automation professionals learn how to install, set up, configure and checkout building automation systems. Utilizing the 32 cheat sheets, checklists, and exercises provided in the course students will follow a controls submittal (included) as they mount, wire, power, configure, and checkout building automation controls.