Auto Refrigerant

Please note this course is offered by our Motor Vehicle Department. If you have any questions please call Georgie Betts-Scripps on 020 8394 3366 or email: gbettsscripps@nescot.ac.uk

IMI Level 3 Award in Automotive Refrigerant Handling (EC842-2006) (VRQ) 500/6771/0.  Meets the requirements of EC regulation 307/2008

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Description:  1-day course. Theory in a classroom setting followed by an online exam followed by a practical assessment in our workshop using Dual gas KoolKare Sun machines. Delivered by experienced and full-qualified staff.

WHO IS IT SUITABLE FOR?

This Defra-approved qualification offers a single unit solution that provides experienced automotive Mobile Air Conditioning (MAC) technicians with evidence that they meet the minimum F-gas requirement (EC842/2006 and annex EC307/2008).

ABOUT

All Mobile Air Conditioning (MAC) technicians working with cars and car derived vans, must have achieved as a minimum requirement, a refrigerant handling qualification which fulfils the European Union F-gas Regulation (EC842/2006 and Annex to Regulation EC307/2008).

PROGRESSION

Successful candidates will be issued with a certificate which shows they are compliant.

ASSESSMENT

The assessment ensures rigour and quality of assessment by measuring the candidate’s underpinning knowledge, including F Gas regulations. Learners must demonstrate the learning outcomes by following and achieving two assessment components which are set by IMI:

  • practical assessment
  • external online test

New EU F-gas legislation (517/2014) replaces the 2006 regulation and comes into force from January 2015.

F-Gas Regulation Guidance http://www.gluckmanconsulting.com/f-gas-information-sheets

Guidance for users, producers and traders http://www.gov.uk/government/collections/eu-f-gas-regulation-guidance-for-users-producers-and-traders

Important Note: training and certification in the 2014 F-Gas Regulation are based largely on the existing requirements in the 2006 regulation. Existing qualifications remain valid.

Course Length: 1 day (8.30am to 6pm)

Course Cost: £300 (no VAT applicable, course materials not included)

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This course is offered by our Motor Vehicle Department. If you have any questions please call Georgie Betts-Scripps on 020 8394 3366 or email: gbettsscripps@nescot.ac.uk