Level 2 Award in Hydrocarbon Refrigeration. Air Conditioning and Heat Pump System Installation. Serv

This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to safely handle hydrocarbon refrigerants during installation, service, maintenance and disposal. It is aimed at experienced engineers who work on systems containing hydrocarbon and flammable refrigerants.


Academic Year: 2023/24
Course Code: 10294
Campus: Lisburn
Study Type: Part-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: Refrigeration & Air Conditioning
Course Overview

This one day course provides an experienced engineer with the skills and knowledge to safely handle HC refrigerant during installation, service, maintenance and disposal, and to understand how HC refrigerants are safely applied. 

 

Modules may include:

  • Environmental benefits of using hydrocarbon (HC) refrigerants;
  • Properties and hazards of HCs;
  • Safe handling, including charging and recovery;
  • Service procedures for HC systems including accessing and sealing systems, leak testing, brazing, evacuation and component replacement;
  • Cylinders, cylinder storage and transport;
  • Performance of HCs;
  • Overview of HC system design, including maximum HC charge sizes;
  • Standards and regulations

This course is for experienced refrigeration engineers, who wish to increased their knowledge and skill in working with HC gases. 

You will gain the skills and knowledge to safely handle HC refrigerant during installation, service, maintenance and disposal, and to understand how HC refrigerants are safely applied. 

The hands on practical aspects of this training environment. 

There are a range of other Refrigeration related courses on offer through the college. 

You will need to be an experience engineer who hold their Cat 1 F-Gas and ODS Regulations qualification. 

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