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Refrigerant handling for mobile air conditioning systems

Ashington Campus
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CG 5101 Refrigerant Handling Certificate (Module 1)

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Who is the course for?

This course is for vehicle technicians who are handling, servicing mobile air conditioning systems.

Do I need any formal qualifications?

You will need to have an understanding of vehicle air-conditioning systems and awareness of environment issues relating to the handling and servicing requirements during the recovery and charging the system with refrigerant.

What will I study on the course?

You will study the legal requirements relating to handling and using vehicle refrigerant legally and safely.

You will have a practical assessment followed by a short written question paper and you will have to complete a prior learning pack as part of your portfolio requirements.

Your progress will be assessed by practical and written assessments.

You may have the opportunity to carry out bespoke training which relate to your occupational area.

CG 5101 Refrigerant Handling Certificate (Module 1)

After completing the course you could progress on to: Module 2 Testing and Servicing Mobile A/C Systems. Module 3 Advanced Diagnostics for Mobile A/C automotive air conditioning fundamentals and refrigerant handling

For Full-Cost and Leisure courses there is no financial support available.

For more information our Help Hub team is available on 01670 841 200 or email

How can I apply for this course?

Apply online by clicking here and registering, alternatively please contact our Help Hub on 01670 841 200, email or drop in to one of our open events.

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