Course Information

Who is the course for?

From 2010, 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).

This Vocationally Releted Qualification (VRQ), which is approved by DEFRA, 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). Successful candidates will be issued with a certificate which shows they are compliant.

What does the course involve?

A single unit of a vocational related qualification (VRQ). The course includes both theoretical and practical learning. During the course learners will be assessed both practically and via an online test to ensure they have the required competence, they will need to successfully pass both to receive certification.

What makes this course special?

  • Purpose built training facility
  • Latest repair and diagnostic equipment
  • Industry experienced and friendly staff

What are the assessment methods?

Assessment is via a multiple choice online test and a practical task which will cover all aspects of MAC refrigerant handling.

How long is the course?

The course lasts for one day.

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