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Certificate II in Split Air-conditioning and Heat Pump Systems (UEE20111)

Course Description

Upon successful completion of our UEE20111 Certificate II in Split Air-Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems will allow students 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. Once successfully completed, you can apply for an arctick licence required to install and decommission single-head, split system air-conditioners, up to 18 Kilowatts. This course does not have an electrical outcome.

Content Delivery

With 50% theory and 50% practical, this is a 2 day face to face course offered in our Brisbane, Mackay and Melbourne training centres.

Students may be required to undertake a practical in the field, this will require you to hold the Trainee Licence and have a link to an Arctick Refrigerant Handling Licence holder to sign off on your paperwork. Contact our office for further assistance. Apply for your Arctick Licence – HERE.


Students will complete online theory assessments and in class practical, then an external install.


Upon successful completion, students will have the skills to:
Fabricate tubing and attach fittings for refrigeration and/or air conditioning systems.
Assemble, install and start up split AC’s and water heating heat pump systems.
Decommission split air conditioning and water heating heat pump systems.
Test single head split AC’s and water heating heat pump systems and document.
Recover refrigerants, pressure and leak test, evacuate and charge split systems.
Follow a personal competency development plan.
Complete and report refrigerants recovery, pressure and leak test and evacuate and charge work.

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Looking for something more tailored to your needs? We also provide specialised onsite training, just call us 1300 761 366

Skills obtained

Simulated Work Environment

Our practical assessments includes installation of split systems


Inspect and verify the compliance of a Split Air-conditioning System

Theoretical Knowledge

Gain the knowledge and understanding of how to respond to industry requirements.

Arctick Licence

On successful completion you can apply to gain your Arctick Licence.

Unit of Competencies
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 you need to be a licenced Electrician or hold the units below. Before attending the course, students must also apply for a Classroom Trainee Refrigerant Handling
Licence. This can take up to two weeks to obtain the licence, so please apply early. You will need to have a link to an Arctick licence holder to complete your final installation assessment which is completed externally of the classroom.

For further Trainee Refrigerant Handling Licence information, click here.

Unit Code Unit Name
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace.
Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components.
Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment.
Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work.
Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector.
Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 volt supply.

Please contact our office for further information regarding this licence at 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.

Course Cost and Duration

$1,450.00 (GST Free).

Course delivery includes 8 hours online theory training prior to a 2 day face-to-face course.

Additional Information

This – UEE20111 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).

If you want to download a flyer for this course, click here.

Our Trainers

Dave Peall
Qualified refrigeration, air conditioning technician with 40+ years Australian and overseas contracting marine and facilities management experience

Paul Clack
Paul is a qualified Cert III in Refrigeration and Electrician. He brings his vast experience in coal and gold mines as a superintendent and a happy disposition, to his classrooms.

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