Get Skilled Training provides Air Conditioning Courses For Electricians, specifically course UEE20111 – Certificate II in Split Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems, for those looking at new career opportunities. Even better, you can start the course now and finalise payment at a later date!
This air conditioning course can get you qualified in the installation, commissioning and decommissioning of certain types of single head, split air conditioning and heat pump systems up to 18kW.
The course offers a combination of practical experience and online learning, giving you the knowledge and skills needed to pursue a career in the Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems industry. With our air conditioning courses for electricians available throughout locations across Australia, Get Skilled Training will put you on the right track to upskill or expand your business.
To view our upcoming split system course dates and locations, please refer to the map at the bottom of the page, or directly visit our location pages: Brisbane, Perth, Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra, Adelaide, Hobart, Darwin.
Get Skilled Training’s split system air conditioning course is currently being delivered in multiple locations, including most states and capital cities of Australia.
The practical component of the course is delivered in a simulated workplace environment, where you can learn all the required skills and working knowledge needed to apply on the job.
This UEE20111 – Certificate II in Split Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems satisfies the requirements for workers to apply for a Refrigerant Handling Licence with the Australian Refrigeration Council (ARC).
Get Skilled Training also provides the air conditioning courses in various locations across Australia. We have approved training venues at Toowoomba, Mackay, Cairns, Bunderberg, Yeppoon, and capital cities around Australia.
To see all current locations and upcoming dates, please see our map.
The UEE20111 – Certificate II in Split Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems is an air conditioning course for electricians and 3rd and 4th electrical apprentices who wish to learn new skills and formalise their qualifications.
Get Skilled Training is proud to offer recognised, comprehensive air conditioning training in Australia, that complies with current ARC licencing requirements.
Our air conditioning course includes training that can be applied to wall hung, floor and ceiling suspended, cassette and ducted fan coil systems and water heating heat pump systems. The course does not include competencies required for service, repair, maintenance, diagnostic/fault finding and electrical work, or the safe and proper installation of commercial refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump plant and equipment.
Further studies can be undertaken to gain these additional qualifications – please see the Career Pathways section below for more information.
For electricians – Electrical Work Licence
For 3rd and 4th electrical apprentices – Who have Successfully completed the units of competency outlined in the first year of an electrotechnology apprenticeship and have at least two years of industry experience.
For non-electrical workers – Recognition of prior learning (RPL) is offered if you have a trade qualification in one of the following trades:
Note: For students wishing to undertake installation and decommissioning of split systems in New South Wales, there is additional state-specific legislation that requires any air conditioning work to be completed by a Refrigeration or Air Conditioning tradesperson or under the supervision of a qualified supervisor in this specialised trade.
The cost of our UEE20111 – Certificate II in Split Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems course varies by location. Please select a course location on our map at the bottom of this page, or call us directly on 1300 856 832 for more information.
The course duration will be determined during a pre-assessment process. The split system course involves 2 days* of practical tasks and assessments, based on experience and the individual training needs of each student. This face to face training is completed with an online theory component. Students may also be required undertake workplace learning in industry to fulfil their training requirements before undertaking assessment. Students will be given 12 months to complete this qualification from the date of enrolment.
This course covers all the required knowledge and skill involved in preparing and connecting refrigerant tubing and fittings, recovering, pressure testing, evacuating, charging and leak testing refrigerants in split systems. In addition, it also covers positioning, assembling and starting up single head split air conditioning and water heating heat pump systems.
Simulated Workplace Environment – You will conduct on hands training at one of our approved training venues around Australia. This off-job training provides you valuable experience and knowledge to successfully install and decommission air conditioning split systems. You will also apply environmentally-friendly and sustainable procedures during their course.
Online Theory Component – Alongside the practical components of this course, you will need to complete online theory, demonstrating their understanding of course units. This online component can be completed at your own pace, and includes videos created by our trainers to assist with your knowledge and understanding in installing and decommissioning split system air conditioners.
Workplace based training for learners under the supervision of an ARC licensed supervisor – Students who identify during the pre-assessment process of having little to no experience, knowledge or developed skills with the installation, commissioning and decommissioning will be required to nominate an ARC licenced supervisor to undertake workplace based training. A profiling report must be completed by the supervisor and learner to ensure required skills can be developed in the workplace over time.
*The number of days of face to face practical training and assessment is determined for each individual learner based on a pre-screening assessment and how each person meets the pre-requisite
Successfully completing one of our air conditioning courses will satisfy the requirements of the ARC, allowing you to apply for a restricted Refrigerant Handling Licence.
This Refrigerant Handling Licence is known as the Restricted Split System Air Conditioning Installation and Decommissioning Licence.
If you successfully complete the UEE20111 – Certificate II in Split Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems, you may undertake further studies to gain additional qualifications. These include a Certificate III in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (UEE32211) or other qualifications listed in the UEE11 Training Package.
Our Certificate II in Split Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems course includes 10 core units and 1 elective unit, giving you a comprehensive and practical understanding of split system installation, commissioning and decommissioning.
The core units include:
UEENEEE038B: Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
UEENEEJ102A: Prepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings
UEENEEJ105A: Position, assemble and start up single head split air conditioning and water heating heat pump systems
UEENEEJ172A: Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants – split systems
UEENEEK142A: Apply environmentally sustainable procedures in the energy sector
Non-electrical workers who require prerequisites for this course, will also have to satisfy the below units of competency through recognition of prior learning:
UEENEEE101A: Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEE102A: Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
UEENEEE105A: Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
UEENEEE107A: Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
UEENEEE137A: Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
The compulsory elective unit includes:
UEENEEC001B: Maintain documentation
Get trained and qualified with our air conditioning courses for electricians around Australia.
Contact Get Skilled Training today on 1300 856 832 or by filling out our online contact form, and you can become licensed in the installation and decommissioning of split air conditioning systems today!
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