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Mechanical Engineering 30 PDH Discount Package

PACKAGE NO: DP30M-01
PACKAGE PDH: 30
PACKAGE PRICE: $324
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COURSE TITLE: Boiler Classification and Application
COURSE NO: M02-027
COURSE PROVIDER: Elie Tawil, P.E., LEED AP
Boiler Classification and Application
Course Highlights

This online engineering PDH course introduces the different types and classifications of Industrial, Commercial and Institutional boilers. In addition it describes the function of fuel feed systems and their role in low-emission boilers. Also this course presents the emission rates and the codes and rules that regulate the emission of air pollutants from boilers.

 

This 2 PDH online course is applicable to mechanical engineers, designers, contractors, building professionals, and manufacturers who are interested in gaining a better understanding of the various boiler types and their applications.

Learning Objectives

This PE continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Understanding the basics and different types/classifications of firetube and watertube boilers
  • Learning about the different types of underfeed and overfeed stokers
  • Understanding the purpose of burners and their importance to the combustion process
  • Familiarizing with the rules and regulations that govern emission of air pollutants from boilers
Course Document

In this professional engineering CEU course, you need to review Chapter 2, "Industrial, Commercial and Institutional Boilers "of the Department of Energy (DOE) Publication "Guide to Low-Emission Boiler and Combustion Equipment Selection".

To view, print and study the course document, please click on the following link(s):
Boiler Classification and Application (790 KB)
Course Quiz
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of fifteen (15) questions to earn 2 PDH credits. The quiz will be based on Chapter 2 of this DOE publication.
The minimum passing score is 70%. There is no time limit on the quiz, and you can take it multiple times until you pass at no additional cost.
Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of the quiz, print your Certificate of Completion instantly. (Note: if you are paying by check or money order, you may print your Certificate of Completion after we receive your payment.) For your convenience, we will also email you your Certificate of Completion. Also, you can log in to your account at any time to access and print your Certificate of Completion.

COURSE TITLE: Boiler Fuels, Emissions and Efficiency
COURSE NO: M02-028
COURSE PROVIDER: Elie Tawil, P.E., LEED AP
Boiler Fuels, Emissions and Efficiency
Course Highlights

This online engineering PDH course introduces the different types of solid, liquid, and gaseous fuels commonly fired in industrial, commercial and institutional boilers. It describes the characteristics of fossil and non-fossil fuels with emphasis on coal, oil, natural gas, biomass, and refuse-derived fuels (RDFs). This course also presents the principle emissions from combustion boilers that are regulated under the Clean Air Act (CAA); mechanisms by which they are formed as well as the various control techniques for reducing them.

 

This 2 PDH online course is applicable to mechanical engineers, designers, contractors, building professionals, and manufacturers who are interested in gaining a better understanding of the various boiler fuels and their emissions.

Learning Objectives

This PE continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Understanding the different types of solid, liquid and gaseous fuels commonly fired in boilers
  • Knowing the four principle emissions from combustion boilers; nitrogen oxides (NOx), sulfur dioxide (SO2), particulate matter (PM) and carbon monoxide (CO)
  • Learning how to maximize efficiency by understanding combustion losses and boiler losses
Course Document

In this professional engineering CEU course, you need to review Chapter 3, "Fuels, Emissions, and Efficiency" of the Department of Energy (DOE) Publication "Guide to Low-Emission Boiler and Combustion Equipment Selection".

To view, print and study the course document, please click on the following link(s):
Boiler Fuels, Emissions and Efficiency (206 KB)
Course Quiz
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of fifteen (15) questions to earn 2 PDH credits. The quiz will be based on this DOE publication.
The minimum passing score is 70%. There is no time limit on the quiz, and you can take it multiple times until you pass at no additional cost.
Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of the quiz, print your Certificate of Completion instantly. (Note: if you are paying by check or money order, you may print your Certificate of Completion after we receive your payment.) For your convenience, we will also email you your Certificate of Completion. Also, you can log in to your account at any time to access and print your Certificate of Completion.

COURSE TITLE: Centrifugal and Positive Displacement Pumps
COURSE NO: M03-002
COURSE PROVIDER: Elie Tawil, P.E., LEED AP
Centrifugal and Positive Displacement Pumps
Course Highlights

This online engineering PDH course explains the operation of centrifugal and positive displacement pumps. In general a pump is a mechanical device that is used to raise the flow of a fluid from one elevation to the other by increasing the pressure of the fluid.

 

Centrifugal pumps use a centripetal force, which is defined as the action that causes the fluid to move away from its center of rotation. Where as positive displacement pumps physically entrap a quantity of liquid at the suction of the pump and push that quantity out the discharge of the pump.

 

This 3 PDH online course is applicable to mechanical engineers, plant operators, maintenance personnel, and technical staff who are interested in gaining a better understanding centrifugal and displacement pump design and operation.

Learning Objectives

This PE continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Learning the principle of operation of centrifugal and positive displacement pumps
  • Learning the types and components of centrifugal and positive displacement pumps
  • Understanding cavitation and cavitation prevention measures
  • Performing Net Positive Suction Head calculations
  • Understanding the characteristic curves of centrifugal and positive displacement pumps
  • Understanding the protection methods of centrifugal and positive displacement pumps
Course Document

In this professional engineering CEU course, you need to review DOE-HDBK-1018/1-93, Volume 1, Module 3 of Mechanical Science" published by the Department of Energy.

To view, print and study the course document, please click on the following link(s):
Centrifugal and Positive Displacement Pumps (836 KB)
Course Quiz
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of fifteen (15) questions to earn 3 PDH credits. The quiz will be based on Module 3 of this DOE publication.
The minimum passing score is 70%. There is no time limit on the quiz, and you can take it multiple times until you pass at no additional cost.
Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of the quiz, print your Certificate of Completion instantly. (Note: if you are paying by check or money order, you may print your Certificate of Completion after we receive your payment.) For your convenience, we will also email you your Certificate of Completion. Also, you can log in to your account at any time to access and print your Certificate of Completion.

COURSE TITLE: Fluid Flow
COURSE NO: M06-001
COURSE PROVIDER: Elie Tawil, P.E., LEED AP
Fluid Flow
Course Highlights

This online engineering PDH course discusses the fundamentals of Fluid Flow which is the study of the relationship between the different types of energy in a fluid stream through the use of Bernoulli's equation. The course also discusses the causes of head loss in fluid systems and what factors affect head loss.

 

This 6 PDH online course is applicable to mechanical and chemical engineers, nuclear facility operators, maintenance personnel, and other technical staff who are interested in understanding the mechanics of fluid flow.

Learning Objectives

This PE continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Understanding the Continuity Equation
  • Understanding Laminar and Turbulent Flow
  • Learning Bernoulli's Equation
  • Knowing Head Loss
  • Understanding Natural Circulation
  • Familiarizing with the different phases of Fluid Flow
  • Understanding Centrifugal Pumps
Course Document

In this professional engineering CEU course, you need to review Volume 3 of DOE-HDBK-1012/1-92, "Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow" published by the Department of Energy.

To view, print and study the course document, please click on the following link(s):
Fluid Flow (1.01 MB)
Course Quiz
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of thirty (30) questions to earn 6 PDH credits. The quiz will be based on Volume 3 of this DOE publication.

 

The minimum passing score is 70%. There is no time limit on the quiz, and you can take it multiple times until you pass at no additional cost.
Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of the quiz, print your Certificate of Completion instantly. (Note: if you are paying by check or money order, you may print your Certificate of Completion after we receive your payment.) For your convenience, we will also email you your Certificate of Completion. Also, you can log in to your account at any time to access and print your Certificate of Completion.

COURSE TITLE: Heat Exchangers
COURSE NO: M02-001
COURSE PROVIDER: Elie Tawil, P.E., LEED AP
Heat Exchangers
Course Highlights

This online engineering PDH course describes the construction of plate heat exchangers as well as tube and shell heat exchangers. It also describes the flow patterns and temperature profiles in parallel flow, counter flow, and cross flow heat exchangers.

 

The transfer of thermal energy between fluids is one of the most important and frequently used processes in engineering. The transfer of heat is usually accomplished by means of a device known as a heat exchanger. Common applications of heat exchangers include boilers, fan coolers, cooling water heat exchangers, and condensers.

 

This 2 PDH online course is applicable to mechanical and chemical engineers, nuclear facility operators, maintenance personnel, and technical staff to fully understand the impact that their actions may have on the safe and reliable operation of facility components and systems.

Learning Objectives

This PE continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Understanding the purpose of heat exchangers
  • Learning the different types of heat exchangers
  • Understanding heat exchanger applications
Course Document

In this professional engineering CEU course, you need to review DOE-HDBK-1018/1-93, Volume 1, Module 2 of "Mechanical Science" published by the Department of Energy.

To view, print and study the course document, please click on the following link(s):
Heat Exchangers (658 KB)
Course Quiz
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of ten (10) questions to earn 2 PDH credits. The quiz will be based on Module 2 of this DOE publication.
The minimum passing score is 70%. There is no time limit on the quiz, and you can take it multiple times until you pass at no additional cost.
Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of the quiz, print your Certificate of Completion instantly. (Note: if you are paying by check or money order, you may print your Certificate of Completion after we receive your payment.) For your convenience, we will also email you your Certificate of Completion. Also, you can log in to your account at any time to access and print your Certificate of Completion.

COURSE TITLE: Heat Transfer
COURSE NO: M03-001
COURSE PROVIDER: Elie Tawil, P.E., LEED AP
Heat Transfer
Course Highlights

This online engineering PDH course presents the fundamentals of Heat Transfer which is the study of thermal energy in transit due to temperature difference. Heat Transfer is a basic branch in thermal sciences which explains how heat is transferred by conduction, convection and thermal radiation. This course also explains how specific parameters can affect the rate of heat transfer.

 

This 3 PDH online course is applicable to mechanical and chemical engineers, nuclear facility operators, maintenance personnel, and other technical staff who are interested in understanding the mechanics of heat transfer.

Learning Objectives

This PE continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Learning heat transfer terminology
  • Understanding conduction heat transfer
  • Understanding convection heat transfer
  • Understanding radiant heat transfer
  • Performing heat transfer design calculations
Course Document

In this professional engineering CEU course, you need to review Volume 2 of the Department of Energy Publication DOE-HDBK-1012/1-92, "Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow".

To view, print and study the course document, please click on the following link(s):
Heat Transfer (941 KB)
Course Quiz
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of twenty (20) questions to earn 3 PDH credits. The quiz will be based on Volume 2 of this DOE publication.

 

The minimum passing score is 70%. There is no time limit on the quiz, and you can take it multiple times until you pass at no additional cost.
Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of the quiz, print your Certificate of Completion instantly. (Note: if you are paying by check or money order, you may print your Certificate of Completion after we receive your payment.) For your convenience, we will also email you your Certificate of Completion. Also, you can log in to your account at any time to access and print your Certificate of Completion.

COURSE TITLE: Motor and Drive System Basics
COURSE NO: E02-008
COURSE PROVIDER: Elie Tawil, P.E., LEED AP
Motor and Drive System Basics
Course Highlights

This online engineering PDH course presents the basics of motor and drive systems and briefly describes important terms, relationships, and system design considerations. It also describes key factors involved in motor and drive selection and system design, and provides an overview of the different types of motors and drives and their applications.

 

This 2 PDH online course is applicable to electrical and mechanical engineers, designers, contractors, building professionals and manufacturers who are involved with motor and drive systems.

Learning Objectives

This PE continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Detecting the indications of a poor system design
  • Learning about the different types of electric motors
  • Understanding motor operating characteristics
  • Selecting motors and drives for their corresponding applications
  • Understanding load duty cycles
  • Familiarizing with common motor selection problems
Course Document

In this professional engineering CEU course, you need to review Section 1, "Motor and Drive System Basics "of the Department of Energy (DOE) Publication "Improving Motor and Drive System Performance".

To view, print and study the course document, please click on the following link(s):
Motor and Drive System Basics (2.7 MB)
Course Quiz
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of fifteen (15) questions to earn 2 PDH credits. The quiz will be based on this DOE publication.
The minimum passing score is 70%. There is no time limit on the quiz, and you can take it multiple times until you pass at no additional cost.
Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of the quiz, print your Certificate of Completion instantly. (Note: if you are paying by check or money order, you may print your Certificate of Completion after we receive your payment.) For your convenience, we will also email you your Certificate of Completion. Also, you can log in to your account at any time to access and print your Certificate of Completion.

COURSE TITLE: Overview of Geothermal Energy
COURSE NO: R01-001
COURSE PROVIDER: Elie Tawil, P.E., LEED AP
Overview of Geothermal Energy
Course Highlights

This online engineering PDH course presents basic information regarding geothermal energy, its advantages over traditional energy sources, and the energy savings associated with its use. This course explains the different types of geothermal resources and how they are implemented in the industry, as well as the different types of geothermal power plants used. Furthermore this course highlights the direct uses of geothermal energy and illustrates the benefits of geothermal heat pumps.

 

This 1 PDH online course is applicable to engineers, contractors, designers, home owners, and personnel who are seeking an understanding of geothermal energy.

Learning Objectives

This PE continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Understanding geothermal energy and its benefits
  • Learning about the different types of geothermal resources
  • Learning about the various geothermal power plants
  • Learning about energy savings behind geothermal heat pumps
Course Document

In this professional engineering CEU course, you need to review the DOE Publication, "Geothermal Energy - Power form the Depths", published by the Department of Energy. 

To view, print and study the course document, please click on the following link(s):
Overview of Geothermal Energy (362 KB)
Course Quiz
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of ten (10) questions to earn 1 PDH credit. The quiz will be based on this DOE Publication.

 

The minimum passing score is 70%. There is no time limit on the quiz, and you can take it multiple times until you pass at no additional cost.
Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of the quiz, print your Certificate of Completion instantly. (Note: if you are paying by check or money order, you may print your Certificate of Completion after we receive your payment.) For your convenience, we will also email you your Certificate of Completion. Also, you can log in to your account at any time to access and print your Certificate of Completion.

COURSE TITLE: Thermodynamics
COURSE NO: M08-001
COURSE PROVIDER: Elie Tawil, P.E., LEED AP
Thermodynamics
Course Highlights

This online engineering PDH course discusses the fundamentals of thermodynamics which is the study of the relationship between heat and mechanical work; it is a branch of both physics and engineering science. This course analyzes the effects of changes in temperature, pressure and volume on physical systems at a macroscopic scale. It also explains how energy balances can be performed on facility systems and how efficiency can be calculated.

 

This 8 PDH online course is applicable to mechanical and chemical engineers, facility operators, maintenance personnel, and other technical staff who are interested in understanding the fundamentals of thermodynamics.

Learning Objectives

This PE continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Understanding thermodynamic properties
  • Performing temperature and pressure measurements
  • Learning the characteristics of energy, work, and heat
  • Understanding thermodynamic systems and processes
  • Understanding the change of phase
  • Familiarizing with property diagrams and steam tables
  • Knowing first and second law of thermodynamics
  • Understanding compression processes
Course Document

In this professional engineering CEU course, you need to review Volume 1 of the Department of Energy Publication DOE-HDBK-1012/1-92, "Thermodynamics" published by the Department of Energy.

To view, print and study the course document, please click on the following link(s):
Thermodynamics (1.91 MB)
Course Quiz
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of forty (40) questions to earn 8 PDH credits. The quiz will be based on Volume 1 of this DOE publication.

 

The minimum passing score is 70%. There is no time limit on the quiz, and you can take it multiple times until you pass at no additional cost.
Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of the quiz, print your Certificate of Completion instantly. (Note: if you are paying by check or money order, you may print your Certificate of Completion after we receive your payment.) For your convenience, we will also email you your Certificate of Completion. Also, you can log in to your account at any time to access and print your Certificate of Completion.

COURSE TITLE: Value Engineering Overview
COURSE NO: B01-001
COURSE PROVIDER: Elie Tawil, P.E., LEED AP
Value Engineering Overview
Note: New York, Ohio and Pennsylvania Professional Engineers: This course does not qualify for PDH credit by your State Licensing Board. For complete information, please visit the websites of the NYOH and PA State Licensing Boards.
Course Highlights

This online engineering PDH course presents basic information regarding the concept behind Value Engineering (VE). This course shows how efficient value engineering can increase profits substantially. In addition, it presents basic explanation of how to conduct a VE analysis and prepare a Value Engineering Change Proposal (VECP) following five recommended steps which will assure a thorough and persuasive proposal.

 

This 1 PDH  online course is applicable to engineers, designers, contractors, and other technical personnel who are involved in the value engineering phase of a project.

Learning Objectives

This PE continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Understanding the basics behind value engineering
  • Learning how to conduct a Value Engineering (VE) analysis
  • Learning how to prepare and generate a Value Engineering Change Proposal (VECP)
  • Understanding how to profit from the VE program
Course Document

In this professional engineering CEU course, you need to review the USACE Publication "Value Engineering Overview".

To view, print and study the course document, please click on the following link(s):
Value Engineering Overview (5.65 MB)
Course Quiz
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of twelve (12) questions to earn 1 PDH credit. The quiz will be based on this USACE Publication.
The minimum passing score is 70%. There is no time limit on the quiz, and you can take it multiple times until you pass at no additional cost.
Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of the quiz, print your Certificate of Completion instantly. (Note: if you are paying by check or money order, you may print your Certificate of Completion after we receive your payment.) For your convenience, we will also email you your Certificate of Completion. Also, you can log in to your account at any time to access and print your Certificate of Completion.

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