Skip Navigation

Course Descriptions and Outlines

We offer 469 courses at Northwest Technical College. Select a subject below to get a listing of the courses in that subject. Click on a course to see the description and detailed information about the course. To see when these classes are available to take, please see the Current Class Schedule.

Select a subject: or View Subject List

PLHE 2090

Intro to Commercial/Industrial Equipment

Credits: 1

Description: This course is designed to give the learner a general background in non residential equipment and an understanding of how the commercial/industrial systems and their controls differ from residential systems. Commercial ventilation requirements and the common methods of meeting these requirements will also be discussed. Prerequisite(s): None

Credit Breakdown: 1/0/0 (Lecture/Lab/On the job training)


This course should help you gain the following abilities and competencies.

Core Abilities

  1. Demonstrate thinking/active learning skills.
  2. Demonstrate self-development skills.
  3. Learn effectively


  1. Acquaint self with the differences and simmilarities of commercial and residential equipment
  2. Demonstrate a knowledge on commercial and industrial equipment types
  3. Troubleshoot ventilation problems

Guidelines for Success


In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, learners are encouraged to register with the Learning Services Director in the Learning Enrichment Center for assistance with accommodations. It is the learner's responsibility to voluntarily and confidentially disclose information regarding the nature and extent of a disability. The college cannot assume responsibility for providing accommodations or services to learners who have not identified themselves as having a qualifying disability.

Last Updated: 2011-05-23
Feedback about this page Feedback: happy, indifferent, sad?