Residential Furnace Sizing - 1 CEU

Properly sizing a furnace is essential to energy efficiency and home comfort. Using “rules of thumb” is not the answer to proper furnace sizing. This session offers precise measurements and load calculations in order to establish proper furnace sizing. You will learn the importance of measuring correctly, verifying insulation types and amounts and how and what affects proper sizing. You will also learn:

1. What goes on “behind-the-scenes” when sizing residential furnaces.
2. You will see why short-cut methods used often in the industry today can lead to sizing problems.
3. You will understand how to determine a home’s heating load so it can be used to correctly size a furnace.
4. And you will gain a better understanding of why proper residential furnace sizing can help us to improve the comfort, energy efficiency and durability of our homes.

Approx 50-60 Minutes

You will have 365 days to start the course. Once course is complete, access will be removed.

If you are BPI certified and qualify for BPI CEU’s for taking this course, please allow 2 weeks for the CEU’s to be posted at BPI.
If you have any questions concerning this training, please email them to:
  • Section 1
  • Quiz 1
  • Section 2
  • Quiz 2
  • Section 3
  • Quiz 3
  • Course Complete
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: 3 years