Industry Training

F-Gas Regulations Level 2 Award (2079)

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost
5 DAYS TRAINING PART TIME DAY 2022
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Duration Age Group Study Year Cost
5 DAYS TRAINING PART TIME DAY 2022
Contact us*

Overview

The aim of this qualification is to provide you with the knowledge and skills to work on the installation, service, maintenance, recovery and leak checking of stationary refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump equipment that contains refrigerants classified as either fluorinated (F) gases or ozone depleting substances (ODS).

The qualification enables refrigeration engineers to meet legal requirements in relation to the qualifications required to work with Fluorinated Greenhouse Gasses, otherwise known as F Gasses. The F Gas Regulations have been put in place by DEFRA to help EC countries meet the Kyoto protocol targets.


Applying

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Entry Requirements

None, but most useful to experienced electricians who want to work without supervision.

Course Structure

Amongst other things the course covers:

  • Brazing
  • Nitrogen pressure testing
  • Handling, including the accidental release, of refrigerants
  • Fabrication of a brazed test piece and mechanical joints
  • Installation of the test piece
  • Visual inspection for leaks
  • A “Cut & Peel” examination of the test piece brazed joint
  • Determining strength test pressures
  • Conducting a strength test
  • Conducting a leak test
  • System evacuation
  • Recording the tests
  • Charging an Azeotropic refrigerant
  • Visual inspection for leaks
  • Determining the system correct refrigerant charge
  • Indirect leak testing
  • Completing an F Gas record sheet
  • Connection and disconnection of service manifold sets with minimal discharge of refrigerant
  • Refrigerant recovery
  • Record keeping
  • Draining oil from a compressor

Assessment & Feedback

Delivery

The course takes five days, from 9am to 5pm.

Assessment

Practical assessment and multiple choice online examination.

Accreditation

City & Guilds 2079 - Level 2 Award in F-Gas Regulations.

Course Cost

Training, part_time_day: Contact us

The course fee covers the following:

  • Registration, Examination and Assessment Fees
  • Course materials
  • Pad and pen
  • Certification upon successful completion
  • Lunch & refreshments