BOC 1014

Credits: .7
Lecture: 6 hrs
Class Exercise: 1 hr
Total: 7 hrs

Prerequisites: None

Class Description:
Examines how electrification will increasingly be a part of a building operator’s roles and responsibilities. Provides an overview of the fundamentals of electrification technologies, including implementation benefits and barriers, as well as maintenance and troubleshooting. Reviews applicable standards and incentives that will move buildings away from the use of fossil fuels and to 100% electric energy sources.

Learning Outcomes/Competencies:
At the completion of BOC 1014, students will:

  • Have a fundamental understanding of what electrification signifies, from a technology, environmental, and utility perspective
  • Understand how electrification will impact the role of building operators
  • Understand the benefits and barriers to electrification
  • Know how to maintain and troubleshoot electrification technologies