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Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering at Prospects College of Advanced Technology

Course description

Are you interested in working in an industry with a global estimated growth of 70%? The national and global demand for Air Conditioning and Refrigeration engineers is rising due to a construction boom, rapid growth in emerging countries and a shift to environmental consciousness.  Can you see yourself working in the installation and maintenance of refrigeration, air-conditioning and heat pump systems, potentially around the world? The PROCAT has the perfect course for you. Over the years the college has developed strong business links with local employers and a great record for getting our students on to Apprenticeships with reputable companies. - See more at: http://www.procat.ac.uk/course/air-conditioning-and-refrigeration#sthash.OA6xQo22.dpuf

Course content

On this course, you can either choose the Refrigeration or Air Conditioning route.

You will study the same core modules with each route and specialised modules in either Refrigeration or Air Conditioning, dependant on the route you decide to take.

On the Refrigeration route you will learn:
  • Safe working practices
  • Environmental protection measures
  • Scientific principles
  • Site preparation and pipework fabrication techniques
  • Installation and testing of Refrigeration systems
  • Electrical work on Refrigeration systems
  • F-gas and ODS regulations
On the Air Conditioning route you will learn:
  • Safe working practices
  • Environmental protection measures
  • Scientific principles
  • Site preparation and pipework fabrication techniques
  • Installation and testing of Air Conditioning systems
  • Electrical work on Air Conditioning systems
  • F-gas and ODS regulations

- See more at: http://www.procat.ac.uk/course/air-conditioning-and-refrigeration#sthash.OA6xQo22.dpuf

Future opportunities

Small family-run companies, larger contractors or you could work for yourself. - See more at: http://www.procat.ac.uk/course/air-conditioning-and-refrigeration#sthash.OA6xQo22.dpuf

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Prospects College of Advanced Technology directly.

Last updated date: 09 July 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Unknown
  • Duration: 1 - 2 Years

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