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Course Description

This course describes the selection and operation of various types of positive displacement compressors. The need for gas compression is discussed. The components and materials of construction are described for different types of positive displacement machines. Descriptions of auxiliary equipment such as separators and heat exchangers explain the improved operational efficiency from the use of this equipment.

 

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Learner Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the types and operation of positive displacement compressors
  • Describe reciprocating compressors
  • Describe rotary compressors
  • Describe auxiliary equipment and multistage compressors
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Section Title
Equipment - Compressors - Positive Displacement
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Feb 07, 2022 to Mar 13, 2022
Contact Hours
15.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $225.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Dec 09, 2021 to Feb 15, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Dec 09, 2021 to Feb 15, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Feb 16, 2022 to Mar 02, 2022
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes

Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course. 

Section Title
Equipment - Compressors - Positive Displacement
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Mar 07, 2022 to Apr 10, 2022
Contact Hours
15.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $225.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Dec 09, 2021 to Mar 15, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Dec 09, 2021 to Mar 15, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Mar 16, 2022 to Mar 30, 2022
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes

Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course. 

Section Title
Equipment - Compressors - Positive Displacement
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
May 01, 2022 to Jun 04, 2022
Contact Hours
15.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $225.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Dec 09, 2021 to May 09, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Dec 09, 2021 to May 09, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
May 10, 2022 to May 24, 2022
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes

Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course. 

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