Refrigeration and Air conditioning has many uses in the world today: our food is chilled, frozen and stored using refrigerant gas, and our shops, hospitals, and offices are cooled with air conditioning. Roles in this industry are varied, often involving travel to different sites and learning a range of practical skills. A typical career path would be as a Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineer, who would be responsible for the design, installation and maintenance of the cooling systems we use in our buildings.
Eastleigh College earns its place alongside national refrigeration experts
Eastleigh College is attending several high profile cooling industry events beginning with the Hampshire Refrigeration Society HRS2021 expo, followed by the National ACR and Heat Pump Awards in Manchester where the College and apprentices are shortlisted, and the RAC and IOR Awards in London where apprentices are in the final.
FE/HE collaboration supports businesses in engineering, gas, plumbing and refrigeration
Eastleigh College and Solent University have launched the second in a series of guides to training and succession planning opportunities for employers. The latest guide supports businesses in engineering, gas, plumbing and refrigeration.