2 Day Air Conditioning Training inc F Gas Accreditation

Air Conditioning Training

Course Details

The FGas regulations require you to have a refrigerant handling qualification by July 4th 2010. From the 4th July 2010, anyone working on vehicle air conditioning systems must have achieved a refrigerant handling qualification which meets EC regulation 307-2008, known as the "F-Gas Regulation".

Operators will require an IMI awards certificate; this will show employers and regulatory bodies that the holder has achieved a recognisable qualification. The qualification applies to all individuals who handle air conditioning refrigerant gases and may repair, recharge, service or in anyway dismantle an air conditioning system.

One Qualification For Life

With the DEFRA QCF qualification, your certificate lasts a lifetime. Other styles of certification require renewal every 5 years, including ATA qualifications.

Successful candidates will receive a certificate from IMI Awards.

Course Content

  • Comprehensive training to cover:
    • Air con system operation
    • Testing procedure
    • Refrigerant handling
    • Current legislation Health & safety
  • Practical test on gas handling
  • Online test on refrigerant handling, legislation & servicing
  • Review & certification award

Candidates should prepare for the assessment ensuring they have the required knowledge on AC systems, correct handling procedures, current regulations and health & safety requirements.

Candidates that fail must pay for and take the 2 day course and cannot retake the online test within 2 months.

Who Should Attend

This course is for technicians who have limited or no air conditioning knowledge, require update training or have recently invested in air conditioning equipment.


Successful candidates will receive a certificate from IMI Awards.

Where and When

The FGas accreditation can be taken at our Training Academy or on your site if the appropriate number of candidates are available (normally minimum of 4) and where acceptable facilities exist.

Course Information

Duration : 2 Days (9am - 5pm)
Course Code : ACFGAS-2
NQF Level : 3
Price : £400.00 + VAT

Available Dates

April 2018Monday 30thPlaces Available 
May 2018Tuesday 29thPlaces Available 
July 2018Monday 2ndPlaces Available 
July 2018Monday 30thPlaces Available 
October 2018Monday 8thPlaces Available 

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