Geothermal Heating/Cooling Systems


Westmount Presbyterian Church
13830 109a Ave NW
Edmonton AB T5M 2K1
A Training Seminar for Existing and Interested System Owners & Operators
Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Class Fee: 


Thomas Barr


Course Cost: $75 or $67.50 for SESA members
Questions: (780) 443-7788

Upon Completion Participants will:

  • Know the fundamentals of geothermal heating and cooling,
  • Know about different geothermal technologies and their application,
  • Be able to make an informed decision about installing a geothermal system,
  • Be able to troubleshoot or repair their system, and get it to perform at full capacity,
  • Know how to increase a systems efficiency and longevity and to properly operate and maintain it.

The Class is Divided into Two Parts

  • Part 1 – 9AM to 12PM - Introduction to Geothermal
  • Part 2 – 1PM to 5PM - Maintenance & Troubleshooting

About the Instructor

Thomas Barr is the project manager for NuEnergy Mechanical Services.  He is a standing board member on the Alberta Geothermal Energy Association and IGSPHA Canada.  Thomas has been working in the Geothermal Industry since 2006 designing, installing, and maintaining geothermal system in both residential and commercial applications.

The Venue

The New Westmount Presbyterian Church is part of the North Glenora Right at Home Project.  The building is heated and cooled by a geothermal system and passive solar design. A tour of a working geothermal system equipment room will be included as part of the seminar.