Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration
Course Code UEE32211
Duration 1,080 hours (nominal) , 48 Months Full time
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The Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration course provides competencies to select components, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain refrigeration systems and equipment that apply to food storage and preservation, air conditioning and air distribution equipment in buildings and premises. It includes regulatory requirements for purchasing and handling refrigerants.
Contact the Customer Service Centre for further details on enrolment requirements. Prospective students and employers must contact an Australian Apprenticeship Centre (AAC) for further information regarding Australian Apprenticeships.
Practical placement is a requirement to successful complete this course
Participants are assessed via completion of required tasks and a demonstration of skills, eg. Written and verbal assignments, practical work, projects and/or written tests.
Skills Recognition is the process of gaining formal recognition for skills and knowledge that have been obtained through work history, previous study and life experience. Skills Recognition is an assessment-only process - there is no formal training involved, although you may choose to complete further training as a result of the assessment process. Skills Recognition is made up of one or more of the following processes including credit transfer and recognition of prior learning.
To find out more about Skills Recognition call 1300 GOTAFE (1300 468 233)
The standard hourly fee for this course in a Government subsidised place is $2.20.
A funded student can expect to pay no more than $2,376.00 in tuition fees to complete this course.
Additional fees for student services, amenities, goods and materials may apply. The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. For further information please contact GOTAFE or see our fees and charges page.
Should you wish to express interest in this course please enquire as below.
To enquire about this course call 1300GOTAFE or click here.
Units of Study
|UEE32211 - Core Units|
|UEENEEK142A||Apply environmentally and sustainable energy procedures in the energy sector|
|UEENEEE101A||Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace|
|UEENEEP024A||Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supply|
|UEENEEP025A||Attach cords, cables and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to 1000 Va.c. or 1500 Vd.c. su|
|UEENEEJ113A||Commission air conditioning and refrigeration systems|
|UEENEEJ170A||Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration control systems|
|UEENEEJ111A||Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration systems and components|
|UEENEEP012A||Disconnect / reconnect composite appliances connected to low voltage installation wiring|
|UEENEEE137A||Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work|
|UEENEEJ104A||Establish the basic operating conditions of air conditioning systems|
|UEENEEJ103A||Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems|
|UEENEEE102A||Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components|
|UEENEEJ153A||Find and rectify faults in motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning syst|
|UEENEEE105A||Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment|
|UEENEEJ107A||Install air conditioning and refrigeration systems, major components and associated equipment|
|UEENEEJ106A||Install refrigerant pipe work, flow controls and accessories|
|UEENEEP017A||Locate and rectify faults in low voltage composite appliances using set procedures|
|UEENEEC025B||Participate in refrigeration and air conditioning work and competency development activities|
|UEENEEJ102A||Prepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings|
|UEENEEJ108A||Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants|
|UEENEEJ110A||Select refrigerant piping, accessories and associated controls|
|UEENEEE103A||Solve problems in ELV single path circuits|
|UEENEEJ194A||Solve problems in low voltage refrigeration circuits|
|UEENEEE107A||Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications|
|UEENEEJ109A||Verify functionality and compliance of refrigeration and air conditioning installations|
|UEE32211 - Grp A Electives|
|HLTFA301C||Apply first aid|
|HLTFA311A||Apply first aid|
|CPCPCM2023A||Carry out OHS requirements|
|UEENEEE009B||Comply with scheduled and preventative maintenance program processes|
|UEENEEC010B||Deliver a service to customers|
|CPCPMS3015A||Install and test ducting systems|
|UEENEEE020B||Provide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus|
|UEENEEC003B||Provide quotations for installation or service jobs|
|UEENEEC002B||Source and purchase material/parts for installation or servcie jobs|
|UEENEED101A||Use computer applications relevant to a workplace|
|CPCCOHS1001A||Work safely in the construction industry|
|UEE32211-Grp B Electives|
|UEENEEJ178A||Apply safety awareness and legal requirements for ammonia refrigerant|
|UEENEEJ184A||Apply safety awareness and legal requirements for carbon dioxide refrigerant|
|UEENEEJ174A||Apply safety awareness and legal requirements for hydrocarbon refrigerants|
|UEENEEI150A||Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers|
|UEENEEJ180A||Install and commission ammonia refrigeration systems, components and associated equipment|
|UEENEEJ186A||Install and commission carbon dioxide refrigeration systems, components and associated equipment|
|UEENEEJ176A||Install and commission hydrocarbon refrigerant systems, components and associated equipment|
|UEENEEJ168A||Maintain microbial control of refrigeration and air conditioning systems|
|UEENEEJ196A||Operate Ammonia Refrigeration Plan|
|UEENEEJ179A||Repair and service ammonia refrigeration systems|
|UEENEEJ185A||Repair and service carbon dioxide refrigeration systems|
|UEENEEJ182A||Repair and service secondary refrigeration systems|
|UEENEEJ188A||Repair and service self contained carbon dioxide refrigeration and heat pump systems|
|UEENEEJ115A||Resolve problems in beverage dispensers|
|UEENEEJ167A||Resolve problems in central plant air conditioning systems|
|UEENEEJ166A||Resolve problems in dairy refrigeration systems|
|UEENEEJ114A||Resolve problems in hydronic systems|
|UEENEEJ119A||Resolve problems in ice making systems|
|UEENEEJ120A||Resolve problems in industrial refrigeration systems|
|UEENEEJ118A||Resolve problems in post mix refrigeration systems|
|UEENEEJ171A||Resolve problems in refrigerated beverage vending cabinets|
|UEENEEJ116A||Resolve problems in transport refrigeration systems|
|UEENEEJ117A||Resolve problems in ultra-low temperature refrigeration systems|
|UEENEEJ175A||Service and repair self contained hydrocarbon air conditioning and refrigeration systems|
It may be necessary to cancel or postpone courses due to insufficient enrolments or funding changes.
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government Funding.