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What career opportunities can this lead to?

To a full refrigeration qualification at level 2.

What are the entry requirements?

No initial requirements except that of an interest in RAC systems.

What does this programme involve?

You will be taught the following:

- How a system works and is controlled
- Components
- Refrigerants
- Operating Conditions
- Basic Brazing
- Setting Controls
- Maintenance and Fault Finding

How is the programme taught and assessed?

The course is taught with a mixture of practical and theory.
Assessment is by use of the 'F' Gas C & G qualification 'Safe Handling of Refrigerants' and you will be issued a C & G Cat 1 F Gas certificate and a College CPD certificate.

What else do I need to know?

This is a 5 day introductory course for new entrants to the industry, to understand how an RAC system works.

Safety footwear, Notebook & Pen.

Dates for the diary

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.

How do I apply?

Apply by clicking on the APPLY NOW link on this page. Alternatively, you can apply by completing an application form through our Information, Advice and Guidance team by telephone 023 8091 1299 or via email at

*Fees will apply if you are over 18. You may be eligible for fee support or a loan. To find out an accurate cost, based on your individual circumstances, please contact our Information, Advice and Guidance team.

Course Code


Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
RASMA Eastleigh College Flexible 1 day/wk Flexible – Flexible 5 £650.00 £650.00 Apply now

* Please note that although this tool looks to give customers the best indication of course costs, a final cost can only be confirmed once all submitted information is verified by our information, advice and guidance team.

Need any further advice?

If you require further advice and guidance about any course costs and/or the funding options available to you, the College has a dedicated Information, Advice and Guidance team who can be contacted on telephone 023 8091 1299.

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The College wishes to ensure that it complies with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010. If you are a disabled person, please ensure that we know what you need so that we can make all reasonable adjustments to help you succeed.

Please note all courses descriptions may be subject to change.

Daniel, 28

Dan, Air Conditioning

Dan is completing his Level 3 qualification in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, and works as an Air Conditioning Engineer Apprentice at Ensys Ltd.


Course Notice

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