Building Environmental Systems, Graduate Diploma | Northern Alberta Institute of Technology | Edmonton, Canada
12 months
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660 CAD/credit 19800 CAD/year
139 CAD/credit 4170 CAD/year
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About

Building Environmental Systems from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology  will teach you the engineering theory and conceptual aspects of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC-R) integration in building systems.  

Overview

At Building Environmental Systems from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology students will analysis, design, install and commission HVACR controls and equipment. Emphasis of the program will be placed on using the latest industry specific software to design building mechanical systems. Analyzing, commissioning and trouble shooting building automation control systems will also be focused on.

Careers

Graduates from this program are in high demand as there is a shortage of trained workers. Typical employers include design engineers, building automation companies, energy consultants, product representatives and contractors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Control Theory
  • Heating System Design
  • Ventilation & Air Conditioning System Design
  • Ventilation & Air Conditioning System Load
  • Plumbing and Fire Protection
  • Advanced Refrigeration
  • Building Automation Systems
  • Control Programming
  • Sustainability in HVAC
  • HVAC Construction Design

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications can be submitted any time, but we recommend submitting your application at least 90 days before the application deadline.

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of the HVAC Specialist certificate or the Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVAC/R) Technician certificate with a minimum GPA of 2.0
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • OR Successful completion of 2nd period Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic apprenticeship

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19800 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 660 CAD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    4170 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 139 CAD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Edmonton

1201 - 1992 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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