Dan is completing his Level 3 qualification in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, and works as an Air Conditioning Engineer Apprentice at Ensys Ltd.READ FULL STORY…
No direct progression but potential to study at level 3 within the RAC Industry.
All delegates must currently hold City & Guilds 2079-11 or equivalent, proof will be required. A basic understanding of the thermodynamic principles of refrigeration will be necessary. Anybody attending the course must also hold a current Category 1 or J11 F-Gas Qualification.
Delegates will learn the following:
- GWP & ODP What are they?
- Introduction to Hydrocarbons
- Physical properties of Hydrocarbons
- Saturated pressure and temperature details
- Condensing pressures with HC Refrigerants
- Temperature glide and superheat settings
- Lubricants, materials, desiccants and oils
- Flammability and charge size calculations
- Appliance considerations
- Safe working environment and safe practise
- Leak testing, brazing & charging
- Venting and recovery
- Handling, storage and transporting
Mixture of theory in classroom and practical assessment in the workshop.
1 days training in total that will include a multiple choice written assessment & practical assessment (observation and oral questioning).
Practical work consists of brazing a test joint, pressure testing, refrigerant charging and refrigerant recovery.
City & Guilds 6187-21 Hydrocarbon Safe Handling - a recognised City & Guilds qualification enabling you to work legally on refrigeration systems using Hydrocarbon refrigerants.
This course has been designed as an Introduction and awareness course covering the handling, safety & legislation adherence required, prior to purchasing, servicing or installing Hydrocarbon Refrigerants.
Participants should bring safety footwear, notebook and pen.
Our part-time open event is held every June. For specific dates and times please see the events section of our website or telephone 023 8091 1299.
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Refrigeration and Air Conditioning students are the first in the country to benefit from high-end equipment, kindly donated by Blue Diamond Pump.
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning apprentice, Jack, has had a successful year and is a finalist for the annual ACR Trainee of the Year Award!