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BMS Control Systems Training at Uxbridge College

Uxbridge College is the number 1 college in west London offering state-of-the-art facilities, excellent transport links, top-quality training and education, and great support and enrichment opportunities. Rated as Outstanding by Ofsted, we have 10,000 part-time and full-time students.

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Uxbridge College gives students the best possible chance of going to university or getting the jobs they want, as well as benefiting from a range of personal and professional development opportunities with our enrichment activities and volunteering programme. We have invested over £60 million in our two campuses in the last few years, updating and improving our classrooms, studios, workshops, specialist facilities, sports and social spaces.

To ensure we teach the most relevant skills for today’s job market, many staff members are recruited from industry backgrounds. Our campuses in Uxbridge and Hayes have excellent road and public transport links and are close to vibrant town centres.

For more info please see the BMS Control and Programming (HVAC) course page on the Uxbridge College website.

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Who Would Benefit From This Course?

This course would suit individuals that are looking to gain a fundamental understanding of control processes and application of Direct Digital Control (DDC) in the HVAC sector, or people seeking to enter the field of Building Management System (BMS) controls, servicing and engineering.

Sample Course Outline

Control Basics

  • Have a basic understanding of the control process
  • Describe what a sensor is and its use
  • Understand where sensors should be located
  • Describe how a controller works
  • Describe what a controlled device is and how it can be used

Introduction to Direct Digital Control (DDC)

  • Describe what a DDC is and have a basic understanding of the functions these devices can perform
  • Describe common terminologies used by a DDC
  • Understand the fundamentals of how PID Loops function
  • Describe some basic programming blocks used in a DDC configuration

DDC Networking Basics

  • Have an understanding of why we network DDC's
  • Understand how DDC's communicate and share information

DDC programming Basics

  • Describe a DDC program
  • Understand the basics of configuration logic
  • Understand how a program functions

Enrolment Enquiry for HVAC and BMS Controls Course at Uxbridge College

To register your interest with Uxbridge College or to find out more information on how to enrol in this course, please complete the form below to send an email to Uxbridge College.



Sanjay Suri - Course Coordinator

Uxbridge College

Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UK, UB8 1NQ

Tel: 01895 853417

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