ST 6704 – Fume Hood and Laboratory Room Controls

Overview: Learn to monitor and control laboratory spaces using the Insight building automation system.

Participants: For users whose role is to monitor laboratory spaces.

Objectives: Upon completion of the class, you should be able to:

  • Define the purpose of a Fume Hood

  • Identify components of a Fume Hood

  • Identify Siemens Fume Hood Controls

  • Describe the function of a Fume Hood Controller (FHC)

  • Identify components of the Fume Hood Exhaust Terminal

  • Interpret the readings on an Operator Display panel

  • Create a sequence of operation for various FHCs

  • Describe the operation of a Lab and Pressurized Room Controller with Off-Board Air Velocity Sensor (LCM-OAVS)

  • Describe how LCM-OAVS controls room pressurization, ventilation and temperature

  • Monitor and command subpoints of a LCM-OAVS

  • Describe the sequence of operation for a Room Pressurization Control

  • Describe the sequence of operation of the Siemens Room Condition Monitor (SRCM) and Room Pressure Monitor

  • Use the Insight workstation to monitor and command subpoints

  • Setup points for trend

  • Setup points as supervised points

  • Identify which points are supervised

Topics covered in this class include:

  • Fume Hood Control Strategy

  • Lab Room Control Strategy

  • Room Pressurization Control and Monitoring

  • Accessing Information

  • Compliance Support Options

Prerequisites: None

Course Length: 3.5 Days

CEUs: 2.7

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