Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration Course

Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration Course

Course overview

This qualification is designed to meet the needs of people that want to install, set up test, fault find, repair and maintain refrigeration and air-conditioning systems that apply to food storage and preservation, air-conditioning and air distribution equipment in buildings and premises.

The air-conditioning refrigeration mechanic may also be the appropriately licensed person with responsibility under the relevant licensing authority in the State or Territory. Air-conditioning refrigeration mechanics licensing varies across States and Territories and additional requirements to attain this qualification may be required.

Why should I enroll in this course?

This course will enable a student to become a licensed refrigeration mechanic. This will enable you to install, decommission, service and repair refrigeration systems of any size which apply to buildings and premises. This includes, cool-rooms, freezers, air conditioning and air distribution systems.

In this course you will learn how to

  • Establish the basic operation conditions of vapor compression systems
  • Establish the basic operation conditions of air-conditioning systems
  • Diagnose and rectify faults in air-conditioning and refrigeration systems and components
  • Diagnose and rectify faults in air-conditioning and refrigeration control systems
  • Apply safety awareness and legal requirements for hydrocarbon refrigerants
  • Service and repair self-contained hydrocarbon air condition and refrigeration systems
  • Install refrigerant pipe work, flow controls and accessories
  • Install air conditioning and refrigeration systems,
  • Verify functionality and compliance of refrigeration and air conditioning installations
  • Select refrigerant piping, accessories and associated controls
  • Commission air conditioning and refrigeration systems

Industry experienced trainers will give you all the support you will need, and with specifically designed smaller face to face classes it allows the trainers to have proper one-on-one time with all of the students.

Requirements for completion of this qualification

This is achieved by a combination of face to face workshops, practical training and assessment in a simulated environment and online learning. You are also required to complete additional tasks in your own time, generally 10 hours per week of self-study throughout the course. You will be provided with a workbook for each unit of competency and a workplace logbook.

Who should do this course?

This practical course has been designed for applicants who meet one of the following criteria:

  • Fully qualified electricians
  • Trades background with at least five-year’s experience in the construction industry.

Entry requirements:

This qualification has no formal entry requirements; however we require that applicants provide evidence of:

  • Electrical qualification and license
  • Trades background with at least five-year’s experience in the construction industry.
  • a Statement of Attainment for CPCCOHS1001A Work safely in the construction industry or CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry
  • All students are required to read the student handbook and enrolment form prior to enrolling into this course.

How to enroll:

Please contact us first for  a course suitability interview, we will discuss your experience and goals for the program. This helps make that this is the right course for you, and we can discuss any questions you have about your goals, current experience and qualifications and work out a training plan with you.


For further information, please contact:


Phone: 1300558625 Head Office:

Unit 2, 83 Kent Way, Malaga WA 6090, Australia

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