Common Pitfalls When Installing HVAC Sensors

Building ControlsAIA BOC BOMI

Approved for continuing education credits.

Choosing the right temperature, humidity and CO2 sensor for your HVAC application is important but it’s just as vital to install your HVAC device correctly.

In this course we will walk you through some of the most common pitfalls and how to avoid them when installing HVAC sensors on walls, in ducts or outdoors.

Course Tuition: Free

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the impact that heat, condensation and other environmental conditions have on HVAC sensors.
  • See how chemicals, dust and other contaminants can interfere with sensor function.
  • Review how location and other spatial considerations can affect sensor performance.
  • Learn to identify and avoid error sources for three types of sensors.

Join us to learn how to avoid these common mistakes with best practices for installation!

From Our Partner



Justin Walsh

Application Sales Engineer

Justin Walsh is an Application Sales Engineer at Vaisala. He has been working with electro-chemical and industrial measurement technologies for over 15 years, ensuring product quality, measurement accuracy and environmental safety. Justin’s experience includes application support with Thermo, emergency planning and HAZMAT response with the US EPA, and a degree in Environmental Engineering.