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BMS Control Systems Training at Victoria University Sunshine Campus

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The Victoria University Trades College Sunshine Campus delivers trade related courses from Certificate I right through to Advanced Diplomas with clear pathways to higher education.

Victoria University's Electrical Trades department has industry experts that deliver post-trade training to the Industrial and Process Automation industry. This BMS Controls Training Program complements Victoria University's high standard of training and assessments.

The course content focuses on the basics to provide individuals an insight into the fundamental process and terminologies used throughout a Building Management System (BMS) installed in various HVAC scenarios.

Building Management Systems are constantly evolving and are an important consideration when integrating a buildings HVAC installation with other building services.

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 Victoria University

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



Glenda Vadnjal

Administrative Officer – Short Courses

Victoria University - Sunshine Campus

460 Ballarat Road, Sunshine, VIC, 3020

Tel: +61 3 9919 7600