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Beginner Level
Approx. 11 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Introduction to Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

3 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 42 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
9 videos
1.1 Introduction to Indoor Air Quality5m
1.2 Overview of Indoor Air Contaminants4m
1.3 Sick Building Syndrome and Building Related Illness4m
1.4 Effect of Carbon Dioxide in IAQ4m
1.5 Introduction to Ventilation2m
1.6 Ventilation Methodology (I)8m
1.7 Ventilation Methodology (II)6m
1.8 Ventilation Measurement3m
4 readings
Assignment and Grading Criteria3m
Related Readings20m
Related Readings15m
Related Readings30m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 130m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Radon and Indoor Aerosol

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 38 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
2.2 Radon (II) - Health effects, measurement and control6m
2.3 Indoor Aerosol (I) - Particulate Matters (PM)4m
2.4 Indoor Aerosol (II) - Measuring Indoor Aerosol6m
2.5 Introduction to Clean Room8m
2.6 Air Cleaner7m
4 readings
Related Readings20m
Related Readings20m
Related Readings of Cleanroom10m
Related Readings of Air Cleaner15m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 230m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

VOCs, Ozone and Combustion Related Pollutants

3 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 46 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
9 videos
3.2 Two common VOCs - Formaldehyde and Tetrachloroethylene5m
3.3 Measuring VOCs5m
3.4 Purification of VOCs3m
3.5 Semi VOCs4m
3.6 Ozone (I) - Introduction to Ozone5m
3.7 Ozone (II) - Health effects and its role in Air Cleaning5m
3.8 Carbon Monoxide4m
3.9 Nitrogen Dioxide6m
4 readings
Related Readings of VOCs30m
Related Readings of SVOCs10m
Related Readings of Ozone10m
Related Readings20m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 330m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Bioaerosols and Asbestos

3 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 50 min), 5 readings, 3 quizzes
9 videos
4.2 Sources of Bioaerosols3m
4.3 Health Effects of Bioaerosols7m
4.4 Measuring and Removing Bioaerosols6m
4.5 Asbestos10m
4.6 Thermal Comfort (I)3m
4.7 Thermal Comfort (II)6m
4.8 Local Thermal Discomfort3m
Summary2m
5 readings
Related Readings15m
Related Readings10m
Related Readings10m
Reference: Indoor Air Quality Guide - Best Practices for Design, Construction, and Commissioning20m
Please rate this course!10m
3 practice exercises
Quiz 430m
Final Exam45m
Post-course survey5m

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