Practical training allows you to enter the workplace with a much higher level of understanding of what is required.
Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to quote, install and design reverse cycle air conditioning units. This course teaches you to assemble and position, start up single-head split air-conditioning units and systems to a prescribed routine. This includes wall hung, floor and ceiling suspended, cassette and ducted fan coil split systems and water heating heat.
Once successfully completed, you can apply for the licence required to install and decommission single-head, split system air-conditioners, up to 18 Kilowatts. This course does not have an electrical outcome, covers installing units and interconnecting pipe work.
This course will be delivered through online theory and assessment, 2 day face to face practical and supervisor workplace sign off. (Students will be required to have an authorised supervisor available to sign off on an installation after the training course face to face completion.
Training is completed onsite.
24hr access to Volt Edge support network.
View our calendar to see which dates suits you.
Units of Competency
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|UEENEEJ102A||Prepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings.|
|UEENEEJ105A||Position, assemble and start up single head split air conditioning and water heating heat pump systems.|
|UEENEEJ172A||Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants – split systems.|
|UEENEEE038B||Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan.|
To be eligible for our course you need to be a Licenced Electrician or Restricted Electrical Licence – which meets the pre-requisite requirements as a minimum listed below. Before attending the course, students must also apply to Australia Refrigeration Council (ARC) www.arctick.org for a Classroom Trainee Refrigerant Handling Licence. This can take up to two weeks to obtain the licence, so please apply early.
For further Trainee Refrigerant Handling Licence information –https://www.arctick.org/media/1158/arc_fact-sheet_8.pdf
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|UEENEEE101A||Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace.|
|UEENEEE102A||Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components.|
|UEENEEE105A||Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment.|
|UEENEEE107A||Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications|
|UEENEEE137A||Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work|
|UEENEEK142A||Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector|
Note: Please contact our office for further information regarding this licence and the other pre-requisite elective units not offered by Volt Edge on 1300 761 366.
Students who intend to work in Victoria please note that eligibility to be registered or licenced by the Plumbing Industry Commission Victoria (1300 815 127) is the responsibility of the student.
Upon successful completion, you will have the skills to:
→ Fabricate tubing and attach fittings for refrigeration and/or air conditioning systems.
→ Assemble, install and start up split air conditioning and water heating heat pump systems.
→ Decommission split air conditioning and water heating heat pump systems.
→ Test single head split air conditioning and water heating heat pump systems and document.
→ Recover refrigerants, pressure and leak test, evacuate and charge split systems.
→ Complete and report refrigerants recovery, pressure and leak test and evacuate and charge work.
→ Follow a personal competency development plan.
This – Certificate II in Split Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems satisfies the requirements for workers to apply for a Refrigerant Handling Licence with the Australian Refrigeration Council (ARC).