This qualification is for automotive technicians and will offer the opportunity to develop new skills and enhance existing ones. It also incorporates Unit AC1 (K/600/3391) Refrigerant Handling (EC842-2006). This unit is approved by Defra for MAC technicians (working with cars and car derived vans) who handle F-gas.
All MAC technicians must now have achieved, as a minimum requirement, a Defra-approved refrigerant handling meeting the EU F-gas regulations (Commission Regulation EC 842/2006 and the Annex to Commission Regulation EC 307/2008). This is a legal requirement for all technicians working on MAC systems (cars and car derived vans).
This course is designed to inform you of the new legislation covering regulations related to handling and serving air conditioning systems (EC307/2008).
- Air conditioning systems
- The basic processes
- Refrigeration cycle
- Refrigeration systems
- Refrigeration state and condition
- Refrigerant recovering
- Air conditioning electrical systems
- The ozone layer and the greenhouse effect
- Regulations and legislation
- Service equipment and service procedure
Days & Times
We run this course at various days and times throughout the year. Please call 0191 490 2246 to find out about our latest start dates.