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F-Gas (Cat 1) City and Guilds 2079-11 training course

Course code: ME9  |  View the training area

Course overview

A 5 day training course for persons undertaking charging, recovery, service and maintenance of refrigeration and heat-pump equipment containing Fluorinated (F) gases or Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS). Delegates would benefit from an existing understanding of refrigeration systems, principals and theory.

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Benefits of attending for the learner

  • Compliance with legislation.
  • Confidence in charging and recovering gas from refrigeration systems.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Compliance with legislation and better records keeping.

What you will learn

  • Requirements of statutory regulation/legislation.
  • The theory and thermodynamics of vapour compression cycles and refrigerants.
  • To identify the hazards and safe working practices for refrigerant handling (and relate to causes and effects of global warming and climate change).
  • To identify stationary refrigerants, air conditioning and heat pump system components, functions and leakage risks.
  • To fabricate and examine pipe work, and undertake pressure testing, evacuation, charging, recovery and record keeping.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • This course incorporates a choice of assessment and certification under the City and Guilds Level 2 Award in F Gas and ODS Regulations: Category 1 (2079-11) or CITB scheme.
  • If you require CITB assessment and certification, please call us on 0800 876 6708.

How is this training delivered?

  • Delegates complete practical exercises to charge and recover gasses from a refrigeration system. You will fabricate elements of pipe work and test their integrity.
  • Assessment is by completion of an observed practical exercises and computer based tests.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Delegates of the F-Gas training course should bring working gloves, safety shoes/boots and safety glasses.
  • Delegates can bring with them any materials used by their own employer, copies of risk assessments or management systems so that they can see how their materials fit in to the context of the training.

Course dates

Course code
ME9
Duration
5 day course
Price from
£780.00 + certification

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N.B. Places = Places left

Start DateStart DateEnd DateLocationExc. VATInc. VATPlaces left 
28/01/2019Mon 28 Jan 2019Fri 01 Feb 2019 Linlithgow £780.00£936.00 5+
04/03/2019Mon 04 Mar 2019Fri 08 Mar 2019 York £780.00£936.00 4
13/05/2019Mon 13 May 2019Fri 17 May 2019 Swindon £780.00£936.00 5+
17/06/2019Mon 17 Jun 2019Fri 21 Jun 2019 Linlithgow £780.00£936.00 5+
29/07/2019Mon 29 Jul 2019Fri 02 Aug 2019 York £780.00£936.00 5+
16/09/2019Mon 16 Sep 2019Fri 20 Sep 2019 Derby £780.00£936.00 5+
21/10/2019Mon 21 Oct 2019Fri 25 Oct 2019 Swindon £780.00£936.00 5+
02/12/2019Mon 02 Dec 2019Fri 06 Dec 2019 Linlithgow £780.00£936.00 5+

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