PROPOSED ASHRAE GUIDELINE 1.3    (GPC 31P Proposed Guideline authorized 1/26/06)

Title, Purpose, and Scope (these cannot be changed without Standards Committee approval)

Building Operation and Maintenance Training for the HVAC&R Commissioning Process

1 Purpose: The purpose of this guideline is to provide methodologies and formats for developing training plans, conducting training programs, and documenting training results for the operation and maintenance of building HVAC&R systems during the commissioning process.

2 Scope:

2.1 The procedures, methods and documentation requirements in this guideline cover the development of training plans, assembly and preparation of training materials, and the conducting of training programs for the HVAC&R operation and maintenance personnel.

2.2 The guideline addresses:
a) the development of training requirements and plans;
b) verification of personnel training needs and results;
c) training formats and examples of the plans training records;
d) sources and development of training materials;
e) methods of conducting training;
f) evaluating training programs;
g) recording of training.

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