Building Physics 101 - Part 3 - Fundamentals of Air Movement

Course Description: Learning Objectives:

• Explain the basics of air movement, including direction, units, modes and leak paths
• Describe wind, stack and fan pressure in buildings
• Explain relative humidity, absolute humidity and dewpoint
• Describe how an air leak can also be a moisture leak
• Summarize energy savings from reducing air leakage, according to the 2005 NIST paper.
• Summarize the model energy code requirements for air barriers
• Summarize the benefits provided by air barriers.
• Name some materials typically used as air barriers

Delivery Method: Online

Format(s): PDF

Internal Course Code: CCW-BP3

Duration: 1h

HSW Compatible: No

Point of Contact Name: Carlisle Coatings & Waterproofing Incorporated

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