Certificate IV in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Servicing

VET NATIONAL CODE:  UEE42711

Total Duration

78 Weeks

(66 weeks Tuition + 12 weeks Break)

Location

NSW | QLD Campuses (AIBT)

Pricing

OffShore Int Student: $20,700 *

OnShore Student Visa Holder: $18,000 *

*Total Materials Fee $1,500

This qualification provides competencies in high level fault diagnosis and rectification, commissioning and maintenance of refrigeration systems and equipment that apply to commercial food storage and preservation, air-conditioning, air distribution equipment and/or special applications. It includes regulatory requirements for purchasing and handling refrigerants.

Important – Pre-Enrolment Information:

Prior to enrolment, it is a mandatory requirement for students to complete the Student Pre-Enrolment Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) Form.  After receiving and reviewing the form a consultation with our Enrolments Team, Sales Manager or Sales Agent will be scheduled where you will be provided with all the relevant course information to help guide you into making a formal decision.

More information on Student Pre-Enrolment and Application Process is available on the ‘Get Started’ Tab on our website homepage www.aibtglobal.edu.au

Please Note: 

  • Students must have completed a First Aid Certificate prior to commencing any practical lessons. If students do not hold a First Aid Certificate, AIBT will provide training for a First Aid Certificate at no cost to the student.
  • Completion of an AIBT qualification does not guarantee an employment outcome.
  • This qualification will only fulfil the academic requirements, not a licensed trade qualification.
  • Each state and territory has different requirements in relation to Australian context gap training and electrical authorisation for the licensed occupation of Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic. For more information please visit: The Australian Refrigeration Council Ltd (ARC)
  • Practice in workplace and during training is subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety
National Code:
UEE42711
CRICOS Course Code:

AIBT CRICOS CODE: 095252E

Nationally Recognised:
Delivery mode:

AIBT (NSW | QLD)

In Class | Edison Workshop

Assessment:
The assessment of each unit of competency will take place during the course. Assessments will take the form of written assessments, classroom exercises and / or practical tasks through workshop observation and demonstration and Log Book in our classroom / engineering workshops.
Intake Dates:

AIBT – from 7th October 2019 and then monthly intakes from November 2019 onwards.

Awarded by
Brighton Pacific Pty Ltd T/A Australia Institute of Business and Technology
RTO Code: 41138 | CRICOS: 03430J
Packaging Rules:

To achieve a Certificate IV in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration (UEE42711), a total of 31 units must be completed:

27 Core units
Plus 4 Elective units

of which a total of weighting of 180 points points in accordance with the Elective Competency Standard Units table within https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/UEE42711

Note: UEENEEJ109A – Those holding a Certificate IV in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Servicing trade qualification or equivalent” meet the requirements of this unit and its pre-requisite requirements.

Total Materials Fee – $1,500

Materials fee covers the cost of goods, materials and / or services provided by AIBT to be used by students in the course of training.

The Materials Fees in this qualification include:

  • Trade tools
  • Class materials
  • Printing
  • Stationery
  • Safety wear
  • Uniforms
  • Excursions

Core Subjects

 
UEENEEE038B
Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
UEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEE102A
Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
UEENEEE103A
Solve problems in ELV single path circuits
UEENEEE105A
Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
UEENEEE107A
Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
UEENEEE117A
Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures
UEENEEE124A
Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report
UEENEEE137A
Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
UEENEEJ102A
Prepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings
UEENEEJ103A
Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems
UEENEEJ104A
Establish the basic operating conditions of air conditioning systems
UEENEEJ106A
Install refrigerant pipe work, flow controls and accessories
UEENEEJ107A
Install air conditioning and refrigeration systems, major components and associated equipment
UEENEEJ108A
Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants
UEENEEJ109A
Verify functionality and compliance of refrigeration and air conditioning installations
UEENEEJ110A
Select refrigerant piping, accessories and associated controls
UEENEEJ111A
Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration systems and components
UEENEEJ112A
Diagnose and rectify faults in complex air conditioning/ refrigeration systems
UEENEEJ113A
Commission air conditioning and refrigeration systems
UEENEEJ153A
Find and rectify faults in motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning systems
UEENEEJ170A
Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration control systems
UEENEEK145A
Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures
UEENEEP012A
Disconnect / reconnect composite appliances connected to low voltage installation wiring
UEENEEP017A
Locate and rectify faults in low voltage composite appliances using set procedures
UEENEEP024A
Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supply
UEENEEP025A
Attach cords, cables and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to 1000 Va.c. or 1500 Vd.c. supply

Elective Subjects

 
BSBCMM401
Make a presentation
BSBLDR402
Lead effective workplace relationships
UEENEEJ123A
Commission complex (HVAC) heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems
UEENEEJ125A
Commission complex refrigeration systems and equipment
 

Please note all electives are pre-selected by AIBT.
For more information on the course content, visit http://www.training.gov.au 

Entry requirement:

Completion of unit UEENEEJ194A
Solve problems in low voltage refrigeration circuits

Academic requirement:
Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent with satisfactory completion of mathematics and physics.
English requirement:

A minimum of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent is required.

This is a generic entry requirement. For more specific indicators, please refer to your Sales Manager. Please note if you hold a passport from any sub continent country, a minimum IELTS of 6 is required.

International Students who do not meet the English language requirements for this course may undertake English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS) according to the English Learning Matrix.

Certificate IV in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Servicing (UEE42711)   

The following Pre-requisites are required for this qualification.

UEENEEE101AApply Occupational Health Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplaceThere are no prerequisite competencies for this unit
UEENEEE038BParticipate in development and follow a personal competency development planThere are no prerequisite competencies for this unit
UEENEEE102AFabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry componentsUEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEE103ASolve problems in ELV single path circuitsUEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEE105AFix and secure electrotechnology equipmentUEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEE107AUse drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specificationsUEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEE117AImplement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and proceduresThere are no prerequisite competencies for this unit
UEENEEE124ACompile and produce an energy sector detailed reportThere are no prerequisite competencies for this unit
UEENEEE137ADocument and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology workUEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEJ102APrepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittingsUEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEJ103AEstablish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systemsUEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEJ104AEstablish the basic operating conditions of air conditioning systemsUEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEJ106AInstall refrigerant pipe work, flow controls and accessories

UEENEEE102A
Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
UEENEEE105A
Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
UEENEEE137A
Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work

UEENEEJ102A
Prepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings

UEENEEJ103A
Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems

UEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEENEEJ107AInstall air conditioning and refrigeration systems, major components and associated equipment

UEENEEJ106A
Install refrigerant pipe work, flow controls and accessories
UEENEEJ170A
Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration control systems
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

UEENEEJ102A
Prepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings

UEENEEJ103A
Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems

UEENEEJ108A
Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants

UEENEEJ194A
Solve problems in low voltage refrigeration circuits

UEENEEJ153A
Find and rectify faults motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning systems

UEENEEJ108ARecover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerantsUEENEEJ102A
Prepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings
UEENEEJ103A
Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems
UEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEJ109AVerify functionality and compliance of refrigeration and air conditioning installations

UEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEENEEE102A
Fabricate, assemble and dismantle electro components

UEENEEE003B
Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits

UEENEEE105A
Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

UEENEEE107A
Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, codes and manuals

UEENEEE137A
Document occupational hazards and risks

UEENEEJ102A
Prepare and connect refrigeration tubing and fittings

UEENEEJ103A
Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems

UEENEEJ104A
Establish the basic operating conditions of air conditioning systems

UEENEEJ106A
Install refrigerant pipe work, flow controls and accessories

UEENEEJ107A
Install air conditioning and refrigeration systems, major components and associated equipment

UEENEEJ108A
Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants

UEENEEJ110A
Select refrigerant piping , accessories

UEENEEJ111A
Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration systems and components

UEENEEJ113A
Commission air conditioning and refrigeration systems

UEENEEJ153A
Find and rectify faults in motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning systems

UEENEEJ170A
Diagnose faults in air conditioning & refrigeration

UEENEEJ194A
Solve problems in low voltage refrigeration circuits

UEENEEJ110ASelect refrigerant piping, accessories and associated controls

UEENEEE101A

Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEENEEJ103A

Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems

UEENEEJ111ADiagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration systems and components

UEENEEJ107A
Install air conditioning and refrigeration systems, major components and associated equipment
UEENEEJ110A
Select refrigerant piping, accessories and associated controls
UEENEEP017A
Locate and rectify faults in low voltage composite appliances using set procedures

UEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEENEEE102A
Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

UEENEEE003B
Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits

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

UEENEEJ102A
Prepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings

UEENEEJ103A
Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems

UEENEEJ104A
Establish the basic operating conditions of air conditioning systems

UEENEEJ106A
Install refrigerant pipe work, flow controls and accessories

UEENEEJ108A
Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants

UEENEEJ153A
Find and rectify faults motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning systems

UEENEEJ194A

Solve problems in low voltage refrigeration circuits

UEENEEJ170A

Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration control systems

UEENEEP012A

Disconnect / reconnect composite appliances connected to low voltage installation wiring

UEENEEJ112ADiagnose and rectify faults in complex air conditioning/ refrigeration systems

UEENEEJ109A

Verify functionality and compliance of refrigeration and air conditioning installations

UEENEEE101A

Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEENEEE102A

Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

UEENEEE003B

Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits

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

UEENEEJ102A

Prepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings

UEENEEJ103A

Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems

UEENEEJ104A

Establish the basic operating conditions of air conditioning systems

UEENEEJ106A

Install refrigerant pipe work, flow controls and accessories

UEENEEJ107A

Install air conditioning and refrigeration systems, major components and associated equipment

UEENEEJ108A

Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants

UEENEEJ110A

Select refrigerant piping, accessories and associated controls

UEENEEJ111A

Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration systems and components

UEENEEJ113A

Commission air conditioning and refrigeration systems

UEENEEJ153A

Find and rectify faults motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning systems

UEENEEJ170A

Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration control systems

UEENEEJ194A

Solve problems in low voltage refrigeration circuits

UEENEEP012A

Disconnect / reconnect composite appliances connected to low voltage installation wiring

UEENEEP017A

Locate and rectify faults in low voltage composite appliances using set procedures

UEENEEP024A

Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supply

UEENEEP025A

Attach cords, cables and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to 1000 Va.c. or 1500 Vd.c. supply

UEENEEJ113ACommission air conditioning and refrigeration systems

UEENEEJ107A
Install air conditioning and refrigeration systems

UEENEEJ110A
Select refrigerant piping, accessories & controls

UEENEEP017A
Locate and rectify faults in low voltage composite appliances using set procedures

UEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations

UEENEEE102A
Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

UEENEEE003B
Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits

UEENEEE105A
Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

UEENEEE107A
Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

UEENEEE137A
Document and apply measures to control OHS risks

UEENEEJ102A
Prepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings

UEENEEJ103A
Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems

UEENEEJ104A
Establish the basic conditions of air conditioning systems

UEENEEJ106A
Install refrigerant pipe work, flow controls and accessories

UEENEEJ107A
Install air conditioning and refrigeration systems, major components and associated equipment

UEENEEJ108A
Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants

UEENEEJ170A
Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration control systems

UEENEEJ194A
Solve problems in low voltage refrigeration circuits

UEENEEP012A
Disconnect / reconnect composite appliances

UEENEEP017A
Locate and rectify faults in low voltage composite appliances using set procedures

UEENEEJ153AFind and rectify faults in motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning systems

UEENEEE107A
Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
UEENEEJ108A
Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerantsUEENEEJ194A
Solve problems in low voltage refrigeration circuits

UEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEENEEE003B
Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits

UEENEEJ103A
Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems

UEENEEJ170ADiagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration control systems

UEENEEJ153A

Find and rectify faults motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning systems

UEENEEE107A

Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

UEENEEJ108A

Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants

UEENEEJ194A

Solve problems in low voltage refrigeration circuits

UEENEEE101A

Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEENEEE003B

Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits

UEENEEK145AImplement and monitor energy sector environmental ad sustainable policies and procedures.There are no pre-requisites for this unit
UEENEEP012ADisconnect / reconnect composite appliances connected to low voltage installation wiringThere are no prerequisite competencies for this unit
UEENEEP017ALocate and rectify faults in low voltage composite appliances using set proceduresUEENEEP012A
Disconnect / reconnect composite appliances connected to low voltage installation wiring
UEENEEP024AAttach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supplyUEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEP025AAttach cords, cables and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to 1000 Va.c. or 1500 Vd.c. supplyUEENEEP024A
Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 volt supply
BSBCMM401Make a presentationThere are no prerequisite competencies for this unit.
BSBLDR402Lead effective workplace relationshipsThere are no prerequisite competencies for this unit.
UEENEEJ123ACommission complex HVAC heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems.

UEENEEJ112A

Diagnose and rectify faults in complex air conditioning/ refrigeration systems

UEENEEJ109A

Verify functionality and compliance of refrigeration and air conditioning installations

UEENEEE101A

Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEENEEE102A

Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

UEENEEE003B

Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits

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

UEENEEJ102A

Prepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings

UEENEEJ103A

Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems

UEENEEJ104A

Establish the basic operating conditions of air conditioning systems

UEENEEJ106A

Install refrigerant pipe work, flow controls and accessories

UEENEEJ125ACommission complex refrigeration systems and equipment.

UEENEEJ112A

Diagnose and rectify faults in complex air conditioning/ refrigeration systems

UEENEEJ109A

Verify functionality and compliance of refrigeration and air conditioning installations

UEENEEE101A

Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEENEEE102A

Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

UEENEEE003B

Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits

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

UEENEEJ102A

Prepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings

UEENEEJ103A

Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems

UEENEEJ104A

Establish the basic operating conditions of air conditioning systems

UEENEEJ106A

Install refrigerant pipe work, flow controls and accessories

UEENEEJ107A

Install air conditioning and refrigeration systems, major components and associated equipment

UEENEEJ108A

Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants

UEENEEJ110A

Select refrigerant piping, accessories and associated controls

UEENEEJ111A

Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration systems and components

UEENEEJ113A

Commission air conditioning and refrigeration systems

UEENEEJ153A

Find and rectify faults motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning systems

UEENEEJ170A

Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration control systems

UEENEEJ194A

Solve problems in low voltage refrigeration circuits

UEENEEP012A

Disconnect / reconnect composite appliances connected to low voltage installation wiring

UEENEEP017A

Locate and rectify faults in low voltage composite appliances using set procedures

UEENEEP024A

Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supply

UEENEEP025A

Attach cords, cables and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to 1000 Va.c. or 1500 Vd.c. supply

OHS:
Practice in workplace and during training is subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Legislation:
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.
https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2004B01432

Electrical Authorisation Licenced Occupation of Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic:
Each state and territory has different requirements in relation to Australian context gap training and electrical authorisation for the licenced occupation of Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic.

NEW SOUTH WALES:

To apply for a refrigerant handling licence and the Provisional Tradesperson Certificate, Offshore Technical Skills Record (OTSR) holders wishing to work in New South Wales (NSW) must contact:

  • the Australian Refrigeration Council (ARC),who issue the Trainee Licence (for handling of refrigerant in classroom and workplace), and
  • New South Wales Fair Trading who is the regulator responsible for issuing the Provisional Tradesperson Certificate.

IMPORTANT: Both licences are required to work in NSW as an Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic (under supervision).

Holders of a Trainee Licence and a Provisional Tradesperson Certificate must:

  • enrol in and complete Australian context gap training, and
  • work under the supervision of a current holder of an Airconditioning and Refrigeration Licence or Certificate.

On successful completion of Australian context gap training and supervised employment, applicants are eligible to apply for a Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration (UEE32211).

On receipt of the Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration (UEE32211), an applicant may apply for a full Refrigerant Handling Licence – Qualified Persons (2 years) with ARC and an Airconditioning and Refrigeration Licence or Certificate with New South Wales Fair Trading.

For specific information about airconditioning and refrigeration licences in NSW please contact the following:

Australian Refrigeration Council

Telephone

1300 884 483

Email

enquire@arctick.org

Address

Locked Bag 3033
BOX HILL VIC 3128

Website

https://www.arctick.org

New South Wales Fair Trading

Telephone

13 32 20

Email

HBLicensing@finance.nsw.gov.au

Address

NSW Fair Trading
PO Box 972
PARRAMATTA NSW 2124

Website

NSW Fair Trading

 

QUEENSLAND:

Refrigerant handling licence

To apply for a refrigerant handling licence, OTSR holders wishing to work in Queensland (QLD) must contact the:

  • Australian Refrigeration Council (ARC), who issue the Trainee Licence(for handling of refrigerant in classroom and workplace)

Holders of a Trainee Licence must:

  • enrol in and complete Australian context gap training, and
  • work under the supervision of a holder of a current and full licence that is related to the refrigeration work that the trainee licence holder is being trained in, for a period up to twelve (12) months.

On successful completion of Australian context gap training and supervised employment, applicants are eligible to apply for a Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration (UEE32211).

On receipt of the Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration (UEE32211), an applicant may apply for a full Refrigerant Handling Licence – Qualified Persons (2 years).

For more information about airconditioning and refrigeration licences in QLD, please contact:

Australian Refrigeration Council.

Telephone

1300 884 483

Email

enquire@arctick.org

Address

Locked Bag 3033 BOX HILL VIC 3128

Website

https://www.arctick.org

Electrical work licence

A person who holds an OTSR as an airconditioning and refrigeration mechanic must obtain the Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration (UEE32211) before being eligible for a restricted electrical work licence in Queensland. Whilst holding the OTSR and the Trainee Licence, you must have a licensed person carry out the disconnecting, reconnecting and fault finding of any electrical equipment you are required to work on.

On receipt of the Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration, you may apply for a restricted electrical work licence. In most cases applicants will be issued with an electrical work training permit and will need to undertake additional on and off the job training to obtain the licence. For more information please contact the Electrical Safety Office on 1300 632 993.

Refrigeration and Airconditioning work licence

A holder of a Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration (UEE32211) and a Refrigerant Handling Licence issued by the ARC is required to apply to the Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC) for licensing for refrigeration and airconditioning work. For more information please visit the QBCC website www.qbcc.qld.gov.au or contact QBCC on 139 333.

Unit Code

Unit Title

Licensing/Regulatory Information

UEENEEE038B

Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan

The skills and knowledge described in this unit do not require a license to practice in the workplace. However, practice in this unit is subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

UEENEEE101A

Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEE102A

Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEE103A

Solve problems in ELV single path circuits

The skills and knowledge described in this unit do not require a license to practice in the workplace. However, they are subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

UEENEEE105A

Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEE107A

Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEE117A

Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures

The competency described in this unit does not directly require a license to practice but is subject to regulations for occupational health and safety.

UEENEEE124A

Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report

The skills and knowledge described in this unit do not require a license to practice in the workplace. However, practice in this unit is subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety. 

UEENEEE137A

Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEJ102A

Prepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings

The skills and knowledge described in this unit may, in some jurisdictions, require a license to practice in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking refrigeration and air conditioning work. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note: 
1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control, lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEJ103A

Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems

The skills and knowledge described in this unit may, in some jurisdictions, require a license to practice in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking refrigeration and air conditioning work. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note:

1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control, lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEJ104A

Establish the basic operating conditions of air conditioning systems

The skills and knowledge described in this unit may, in some jurisdictions, require a license to practice in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking refrigeration and air conditioning work. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note:

1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control, lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEJ106A

Install refrigerant pipe work, flow controls and accessories

The skills and knowledge described in this unit may, in some jurisdictions, require a license to practice in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking refrigeration and air conditioning work. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note:

1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control, lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEJ107A

Install air conditioning and refrigeration systems, major components and associated equipment

The skills and knowledge described in this unit may, in some jurisdictions, require a license to practice in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking refrigeration and air conditioning work. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note: 
1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control, lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.
2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEJ108A

Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants

The skills and knowledge described in this unit may, in some States/Territories, require a license to practice in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking refrigeration and air conditioning work. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note: 
1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control, lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEJ109A

Verify functionality and compliance of refrigeration and air conditioning installations

The skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where plant and equipment operate at voltage above 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c. In some States/Territories a licence is required to practise this unit in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking refrigeration and air conditioning work and in particular working with refrigerants. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety. 

UEENEEJ110A

Select refrigerant piping, accessories and associated controls

The skills and knowledge described in this unit do not require a license to practice in the workplace. However, practice in this unit is subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note: 
1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control, lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEJ111A

Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration systems and components

The skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where plant and equipment operate at voltage above 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c. In some States/Territories a licence is required to practise this unit in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking refrigeration and air conditioning work and in particular working with refrigerants. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note: 
1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control, lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEJ112A

Diagnose and rectify faults in complex air conditioning/ refrigeration systems

The skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where plant and equipment operate at voltage above 50 V a.c. However other conditions may apply in some jurisdictions subject to regulations related to electrical work. Practice in the workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note: 
1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control, lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEJ113A

Commission air conditioning and refrigeration systems

The skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where plant and equipment operate at voltage above 50 V a.c. However other conditions may apply in some jurisdictions subject to regulations related to electrical work. Practice in the workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note: 
1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control, lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEJ153A

Find and rectify faults in motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning systems

The skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where appliances are connected to fixed wiring at voltage above 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c. In some States/Territories a licence is required to practise this unit in the workplace subject to regulations for servicing refrigeration or air conditioning appliance in particular when working with refrigerants. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note: 
1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control, lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical devices, site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEJ170A

Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration control systems

The skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where plant and equipment operate at voltage above 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c. In some States/Territories a licence is required to practise this unit in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking refrigeration and air conditioning work and in particular working with refrigerants. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note: 
1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control, lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures

UEENEEK145A

Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures

The skills and knowledge described in this unit may require a licence/registration to practice in the work place subject to regulations for undertaking of electrical work. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to Occupational Health and Safety. Commonwealth, State/Territory or Local Government legislation and regulations may exist that limits the age of operating certain equipment.

UEENEEP012A

Disconnect / reconnect composite appliances connected to low voltage installation wiring

The skills and knowledge described in this unit requires a license to practice in the workplace where plant and equipment operate at voltage above 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c. However other conditions may apply in some jurisdictions subject to regulations related to electrical work. Practice in the workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note:
Candidates are to meet regulator eligibility requirements by providing formal confirmation from the relevant state/territory regulator for the respective work class and scope of work prior to developing and being conferred competent.

UEENEEP017A

Locate and rectify faults in low voltage composite appliances using set procedures

The skills and knowledge described in this unit may require a license to practice in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking of electrical work. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note:
Candidates are to meet regulator eligibility requirements by providing formal confirmation from the relevant state/territory regulator for the respective work class and scope of work prior to developing and being conferred competent.

UEENEEP024A

Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supply

The skills and knowledge described in this unit may require a license to practice in the workplace. However, practice in this unit is subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note:
Candidates are to meet regulator eligibility requirements by providing formal confirmation from the relevant state/territory regulator for the respective work class and scope of work prior to developing and being conferred competent.

UEENEEP025A

Attach cords, cables and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to 1000 Va.c. or 1500 Vd.c. supply

The skills and knowledge described in this unit may require a license to practice in the workplace. However, practice in this unit is subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note:
Candidates are to meet regulator eligibility requirements by providing formal confirmation from the relevant state/territory regulator for the respective work class and scope of work prior to developing and being conferred competent.

BSBCMM401

Make a presentation

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

BSBLDR402

Lead effective workplace relationships

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

UEENEEJ123A

Commission complex (HVAC) heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems

The skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where plant and equipment operate at voltage above 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c. In some States/Territories a licence is required to practise this unit in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking refrigeration and air conditioning work and in particular working with refrigerants. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note: 
1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control, lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.
2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEJ125A

Commission complex refrigeration systems and equipment

The skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where plant and equipment operate at voltage above 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c. In some States/Territories a licence is required to practise this unit in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking refrigeration and air conditioning work and in particular working with refrigerants. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety.

Note: 
1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control, lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.
2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

Simulated Work Environment

AIBT provides 460 hours per year of simulated training within our Engineering workshops. Simulated training is not equivalent to vocational placement.

Completing all the units of competency within this qualification will lead to the issuance of a Certificate IV in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Servicing (UEE42711) and a transcript of academic record. Students that successfully complete individual units of competency, but not the whole qualification, will be eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment detailing the completed units.

 

Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Servicing Mechanic 

* Completion of an AIBT qualification does not guarantee an employment outcome.

This qualification will only fulfil the academic requirements, not a licensed trade qualification. For more information please visit: The Australian Refrigeration Council Ltd (ARC).

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