Refrigeration & Air Conditioning

Trades 4 Life offers a complete course in Refrigeration & Air Conditioning. This practical training covers all types of domestic fridge and freezer electrical, single phase air conditioning installation, servicing, and repair. Students in the course will learn a wide range of skills and application for the workplace. 


Course Outline

Occupational, Health and Safety


  • Thermodynamic principles
  • Basic mechanical vapour compression cycle
  • Safe working with refrigerants
  • Tubing systems principles
  • Domestic fridge and freezer electrical
  • Repair and commissioning of domestic refrigeration systems.

Air Conditioning

  • Applicable systems piping and tubing
  • Determine heat loads
  • Installation and commissioning of single phase air conditioning systems
  • Single phase air conditioning electrical
  • Fault finding and repair
  • Service and maintainance