Accessibility Tools

  • Increase text
  • Decrease text
  • High contrast
  • Negative contrast
  • Add grayscale
  • Remove grayscale
  • Add lightbackground
  • Remove lightbackground
  • Reset

Introduction to Ventilation & the latest ASHRAE 62.2 standard(s)

Need help? Visit Education @USGBC Help310 completions
GBCI: 0920021644
Energy-efficient homes – new and existing – require mechanical ventilation to maintain indoor air quality.
Program: LEED 2009, LEED v4
Rating system: v4, v2009
1CE
Published on:

Objectives

  1. Understand the necessity of ventilation and fundamentals of ASHRAE 62.2 – 2010 & 2013
  2. Understand the difference in Whole-House, Intermittent and Spot ventilation
  3. Evaluate the differences in Exhaust, Supply and Balanced ventilation options to meet ASHRAE Standards
  4. Calculate the proper size of a residential ventilation system based on the size of the home and number of occupants