Thermal Comfort

Presented by: Mr. McGregor

Course description

This webinar will provide and introduction to concept of thermal comfort and its application in modern sustainable design. Participants will gain an understanding of the factors influencing thermal comfort, the various thermal comfort models, and role of different sustainable design solutions in influencing thermal comfort.


Learning Objectives:

1. Understand the the benefits and drivers for thermal comfort in sustainable designs.
2. Be able to identify and describe the factors influencing thermal comfort.
3. Understand the different influences on thermal comfort between indoor and outdoor environments.
4. Understand and describe the main thermal comfort models.
5. Understand how to apply the factors associated with thermal comfort in designing buildings and outdoor urban environments.


General Course Information

Credits1 CEU/CE/PH/CH
HSWYes
FormatPre-recorded webinar
PresenterJames McGregor, Electrical Engineer


US State Approvals

States: AK, AL, AR, CT, DE, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MO, MS, NE, NH, NM, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, WV, WYYes
North CarolinaYes
New JerseyYes
FloridaYes
GA, MN, and SD
**Explanation: There is no process to get courses pre-approved in your state, but there should be no issues getting this course approved.
If not approved, we will exchange it for another course or provide a full refund.
Yes
**See explanation


Canada Provinces and Territories

British ColumbiaYes, per reciprocity with LA CES
OntarioYes, per reciprocity with LA CES


Mr. McGregor
Mr. McGregor

Considered one of Australia's leading thinkers in Green Building technologies and sustainable development, James McGregor has over 18 years of experience in the design, construction, and portfolio management of sustainable developments. He brings together a unique combination of experience in the property sector spanning the full property life cycle including research and development, engineering design, construction, facilities management, and portfolio management of sustainable power generation, commercial, residential, and institutional construction projects.

James has a Masters Degree in Business and Technology, a Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering, and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Course Curriculum

Thermal Comfort
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Thermal Comfort
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Thermal Comfort Quiz
Thermal Comfort Quiz
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Thermal Comfort Survey
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Reviews (3)

Good presenter

by Keith H
Thermal energy topics can be pretty dragging but the presenter was able to keep me interested throughout.

Good but needs more info

by Justin G
This would be more helpful if the course comes in series.

Discussed well

by Samuel R
I think the presenter tackled the topic well enough.

Good presenter

by Keith H
Thermal energy topics can be pretty dragging but the presenter was able to keep me interested throughout.

Good but needs more info

by Justin G
This would be more helpful if the course comes in series.

Discussed well

by Samuel R
I think the presenter tackled the topic well enough.