Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration

 
Qualification:
Certificate III   NRT
Course no:
UEE32211-01V03
National code:
UEE32211
Start date:
Mon 24 Apr 2017
 –   Ultimo
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  • Air-conditioning and Refrigeration course details

    Course description and aims

    Before you enrol in this course you must contact the campus or campuses of your
    choice for details of information sessions and other procedures that may apply.
    Compulsory attendance at an information session may apply.

    This course is for those want to work as an air-conditioning and refrigeration
    mechanic.

    You will learn how to select components, install, set up, test, fault find,
    repair and maintain refrigeration systems and equipment that apply to food
    storage and preservation, air conditioning and air distribution equipment in
    buildings and premises.

    The Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration qualification meets
    PART of the requirements for issue of a 'Qualified Supervisors Certificate -
    Refrigeration and/or Air Conditioning' issued by NSW Fair Trading, which permits
    the holder to work unsupervised on refrigeration and/or air-conditioning systems
    and associated electrical work and to directly supervise others undertaking this
    work. The course also includes regulatory requirements for purchasing and
    handling refrigerants.

    Note: The Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Legislation Amendment
    Bill 2003 apply to this qualification.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Refrigeration and air-conditioning mechanic.

    Articulation

    Completion of this qualification, with appropriate elective units, can provide
    credit towards one of the following:
    - Certificate IV in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Servicing;
    - Certificate IV in Air-conditioning Systems Energy Management and Control;
    - Certificate IV in Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Systems.

    Expected Outcomes

    This qualification provides competencies to select components, install, set up,
    test, fault find, repair and maintain refrigeration systems and equipment that
    apply to food storage and preservation, air conditioning and air distribution
    equipment in buildings and premises. It includes regulatory requirements for
    purchasing and handling refrigerants.

    Note:
    The Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Legislation Amendment Bill
    2003 apply to this qualification. Prior to planning the delivery of any
    training and/or assessment activities all legislative and regulatory
    requirements shall be identified and included.

    Entry requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

    However, the Electrotechnology Training Package recommends typical language,
    literacy and numeracy skill levels needed to successfully complete each
    Competency Standard Unit undertaken within this qualification.

    Learners should either be in relevant employment or have access to appropriate
    simulated workplace environments to achieve the completion requirements of this
    qualification.

    Enrol at any location

    Ultimo
    Part Time Day
    Course type:
    Apprenticeship
    Course start:
    Mon 24 Apr 2017
    Course duration:
    3 Years
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    Attendance:
    7 Hours per week
    Course Fee:
    $2000
    Code:
    UEE32211-01V03-17ULT-042
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    Indicative timetable:

    Attendance can be negotiated so that it best suits you and your employer. Common attendance modes include going to class one day per week (part-time), or attending a block of classes e.g. three weeks of full-time study, three or four times

    How to enrol or apply:

    Before you can start an apprenticeship, you first need to find an employer in the industry you're interested in that will support you through your studies.

    You and your employer should contact an Apprenticeship Network Provider (APN) and tell them you're interested in studying at Sydney TAFE.

    The APN will help you and your employer to complete a Training Contract. Once you have a Training Contract, we will help you, your employer and the APN to complete a Training Plan Proposal.

    Once you have both these documents, the APN will lodge them with State Training Services, who will provide further advice about next steps.

    Find out more: http:// http://www.training.nsw.gov.au/individuals/apprenticeships_traineeships/getting_started/index.html

    Fee information:

    SMART AND SKILLED FEES

    This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion (capped at $2,000) of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

    The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

    For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.

    PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE

    Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    RECOGNITION

    Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

    Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition

    Other Information:

    This offering is for apprentices who are studying a Certificate III in AC & Ref

    Subjects

    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    UEENEEK142AApply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector20
    UEENEEE101AApply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace20
    UEENEEP024AAttach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supply20
    UEENEEP025AAttach cords, cables and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to 1000 Va.c. or 1500 Vd.c. su20
    UEENEEJ113ACommission air conditioning and refrigeration systems40
    UEENEEJ170ADiagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration control systems70
    UEENEEJ111ADiagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration systems and components40
    UEENEEP012ADisconnect / reconnect composite appliances connected to low voltage installation wiring54
    UEENEEE137ADocument and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work20
    UEENEEJ104AEstablish the basic operating conditions of air conditioning systems20
    UEENEEJ103AEstablish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems60
    UEENEEE102AFabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components40
    UEENEEJ153AFind and rectify faults in motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning syst50
    UEENEEE105AFix and secure electrotechnology equipment20
    UEENEEJ107AInstall air conditioning and refrigeration systems, major components and associated equipment80
    UEENEEJ106AInstall refrigerant pipe work, flow controls and accessories60
    UEENEEP017ALocate and rectify faults in low voltage composite appliances using set procedures18
    UEENEEC025BParticipate in refrigeration and air conditioning work and competency development activities20
    UEENEEJ102APrepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings30
    UEENEEJ108ARecover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants60
    UEENEEJ167AResolve problems in central plant air conditioning systems40
    UEENEEJ110ASelect refrigerant piping, accessories and associated controls50
    UEENEEE103ASolve problems in ELV single path circuits40
    UEENEEJ194ASolve problems in low voltage refrigeration circuits40
    UEENEED101AUse computer applications relevant to a workplace20
    UEENEEE107AUse drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications40
    UEENEEJ109AVerify functionality and compliance of refrigeration and air conditioning installations20

     

     

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