Air Conditioning Courses Canberra

Our Air Conditioning Courses in Canberra

Our split system course meets the legislative requirements outlined by the Australian Refrigeration Council (ARC) for a Refrigerant Handling Licence.

Our Canberra air conditioning course is delivered in a simulated workplace environment and features an online theory component and a practical component which includes a face to face component and workplace learning. With its challenging practical assessments, you will develop all the required skills for work in this trade.

This includes cutting, deburring, bending, and flaring copper tubing, as well as brazing copper to copper, brass, and steel fittings. The practical component of this course also allows you to become competent in installing, commissioning, and decommissioning split system air conditioning systems under 18kWR

UEE20111 – Certificate II in Split Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems

Get qualified in the installation, commissioning and decommissioning of certain types of single head, split air conditioner and heat pumps systems up to 18 kW, with Get Skilled Training’s split system course in Canberra.

Our UEE20111 – Certificate II in Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems course is delivered on demand at an approved training facility in Fyshwick. Put your best foot forward with Air Conditioning Courses Canberra wide, and start your new training opportunity today!

Majura, Canberra

$1,780 (GST Free)

Online Theory / Simulated Workplace

2 days of practical training and assessment* with an online theory component

*Please note – 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 requirements. For those who do not meet all the pre-requisites or require further training as determined during the pre-screening by your assessor, there may be additional face to face training (Up to 40 Hours) or workplace learning in the industry (Up to 120 hours) to meet the volume of learning for this qualification. Students have up to 12 months from the date of enrolment to complete this qualification

Flexible Courses

Complete the course at your own pace within 12 months using our online portal.

Qualified Trainers

Learn from certified trainers with 30+ years industry experience.

Face to Face Training

Receive personalised & practical training in a simulated workplace environment.

Earning Potential

Increase your earning potential and employment prospects by learning how to install air conditioning systems.

Teacher helping student hands on in our course for electricians

I was really impressed with how professionally the courses were run. Nick, Col and the other trainers were great. Very friendly and approachable with loads of relevant industry experience to share. The online theory material was comprehensive, and delivered in a fool-proof manner. I cant fault my experience with Get Skilled Training.
Highly recommended.

John Smith

Course Information

Course Purpose

The UEE20111 – Certificate II in Air Conditioning Split Systems and Heat Pump Systems is an air conditioning course for plumbers and gas fitters through recognition of prior learning (RPL) or electricians and 3rd and 4th electrical apprentices who wish to learn new skills and formalise qualifications. Get Skilled Training’s air conditioning training in Canberra complies with current ARC licencing requirements.

Our air conditioning courses in Canberra covers the installation, commissioning and decommissioning of single head, split AC and heat pumps systems to a prescribed routine, where the maximum plant capacity for each system does not exceed 18 kWR.

This air conditioning course includes wall hung, floor and ceiling suspended, cassette and ducted fan coil systems and water heating heat pump systems. This split system course excludes 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.

Two students training in person at a course.

Course Prerequisites

For Electricians – Current Electrical Work Licence

For 3rd or 4th year Electrical Apprentices – Who have successfully completed the units of competency outlined in the first year of an electrotechnology apprenticeship and have at least 2 years industry experience

Recognition of prior learning is offered to non-electrical workers who wish to undertake this course who have a trade qualification in the following trades:

– Plumbers

– Gas fitters

Trade Assistants working for Refrigeration and Air Conditioning companies may also be eligible to complete this qualification after recognition of prior learning (RPL).

Two students training in person at a course.

Note: For students wishing to undertake installation and decommissioning of split systems in New South Wales, there is additional 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. Before signing up to this course, we recommend that you contact NSW Fair Trading on 13 32 20 to discuss your specific situation.

To enquire about your eligibility for this course, contact Get Skilled Training today on 1300 856 832 or online.

Course Funding

For electrical workers, plumbers and air conditioning trade assistants currently working for a company or organisation that carries out work in the ACT, a funding rebate is available with the ACT Building and Construction Industry Training Fund Authority (TFA) to reduce training costs and to help businesses and employees to develop and enhance their skills. For more information, click here for more details on this funding opportunity with Training Fund Authority.

Canberra Course Dates

To find out when our air conditioning course will be taking place in this location, click on the course location closest to you on the map below. These dates are always being updated as more courses are booked, so please check back later to see if a more suitable time for you has been added.

For our upcoming Canberra course dates refer to the calendar on the right.

If you are looking to expand your business we are able to run the course on demand at your location where applicable. This is subject to minimum requirements.

If no dates are listed or you require further details please call our office on 1300 856 832.

Course Cost

Our Canberra course fees: $1780 (GST Free) paid after enrolment.

Course Duration / Delivery

2 Days of Practical Training and Assessment* with an online theory component

*Please note – 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 requirements. For those who do not meet all the pre-requisites or require further training as determined during the pre-screening by your assessor, there may be additional face to face training (Up to 40 Hours) or workplace learning in the industry (Up to 120 hours) to meet the volume of learning for this qualification.

Students have up to 12 months from the date of enrolment to complete this qualification.

Units Of Competency

Units Of Competency

UnitName
UEENEEE038BParticipate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
UEENEEJ102APrepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings
UEENEEJ105APosition, assemble and start up single head split air conditioning and water heating heat pump systems
UEENEEJ172ARecover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants – split systems
UEENEEK142AApply 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
UEENEEE102AFabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
UEENEEE105AFix and secure electrotechnology equipment
UEENEEE107A:Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
UEENEEE137ADocument and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
The compulsory elective unit includes:
UEENEEC001BMaintain documentation

Course Outcome & Career Pathways

Course Outcome

Successful completion of the Get Skilled Training’s air conditioning course in Canberra will satisfy the requirements of the Australian Refrigeration Council to apply for a restricted Refrigerant Handling License / ARC Licence.

This licence known as the Restricted Split System Air Conditioning Installation and Decommissioning Licence.

Two students training in person at a course.

Career Pathways

On successful completion of the split systems course at one of our delivery locations, you may undertake further studies including a Certificate III in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (UEE32211) or other qualifications listed in the UEE11 Training Package.

Click here for the full list of UEE11 qualifications or for further information on air conditioning courses, please call 1300 856 832.

Succeed With Our Air Conditioning Courses in Canberra!

Visit our student website and sign up today for our air conditioning course in Canberra or contact Get Skilled Training on 1300 856 832 or by filling out our online contact form.

Testimonials

Awesome training and assessing experience, quality staff and quality information! Will recommend to anyone.
Braith Williams
Highly recommend Get Skilled, professional from the first phone call right through to the teachers/trainer assessors and it was a well priced course. Cheers guys.
Mitch Bidois
Great training, comprehensive course with great facilities. Am now confident to get out there and do some split installs.
Trevor Liston