Evening/Weekends Evenings & Weekends
A convenient and flexible way to try out NAIT credit courses without having to enrol in a specific program. A variety of delivery options (day, evening, online) let you study at your own pace to meet your own educational goals.
A self paced course where the individual learner interacts with a computer to acquire knowledge and skills.
A self paced course offered primarily through print media. Communication with a tutor or instructor can be by phone, email, regular mail, or other means.
A course in which student(s) conduct collaborative applied research with a sponsor. The research takes place at sponsor's location and/or NAIT, and is normally completed within a six month timeframe.
An interactive online course, taught by an instructor, where the learner accesses total instructional time via the internet.
Face to Face
(In Person) A course with learning events in classroom or lab or by other electronic means guided by a facilitator using educational technologies such as video conference, web conference, or teleconference.
A course which is generally 6 weeks and longer in duration and requires a medium to high level of involvement from NAIT staff namely: Credit Work Experience, which applies only to the Applied Degree setting, Clinical Placement and Field Placement, both of which occur in the Certificate and Diploma program settings.
The course name for all short-term program based work experience of less than 240 hours.
Energy Auditing and Management covers fundamental processes involved in measuring, monitoring and managing energy consumption in buildings. The student is familiarized with processes involved with cost control and customer expectations in builidng design and operation. The impact of current energy rate structures will be examined. Various direct and indirect energy management and cost reduction strategies such as load shedding, power factor correction, thermal storage, heat recovery and performance contracting will be introduced. ASHRAE standards 62, 55 and 90.1 will be reviewed with respect to optimizing and maintaining an acceptable indoor environment while observing various energy management strategies. The final segment of the course deals with concepts relative to group relationships, Quality Management process, and team management.