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Air Conditioning and Refrigeration 6 months (part-time)
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Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Fundamentals

Available at: Point Lisas|Tobago
8:00am - 11:00am|11:00am - 2:00pm|2:00pm - 5:00pm|5:00pm - 8:00pm
Course Code ACR

This course teaches persons the skills necessary to install, diagnose and repair Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration systems for both commercial and residential buildings. Trainees will be able to run start up systems, test lines to detect leaks and record the readings taken to ensure that the system is functioning satisfactorily. Graduates will receive an NESC Competency Certificate which can allow for direct entry into NESC’s 1-year Level II (Craftsman) Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Programme.

Entry Requirements

Students are required to complete four 3-hour sessions per week, for 28 weeks.

  • Applicants must be sixteen (16) years of age.
  • Candidates must pass an interview.
  • Applicants must pass a Drug Test at their cost.

Programme Fee: $1200

Registration Fee: $500

(non refundable)

Other fees may be applicable dependent on the programme.

All programmes include theory and relevant practicals.

Graduates will receive an NESC Competency Certificate which can allow for direct entry into NESC's 1 year Level II Programmes.

312 Hours

# Subjects Topics
1 Trade Maths
  1. Working With Numbers
  2. Fraction and Decimals
  3. Algebra
  4. Measurement and Conversion
  5. Ratio and Proportion, Graphs and Tables
  6. Introduction to Triangles and Trigonometry
  7. Area, Volume and Capacities
2 Technical Drawing
  1. Scales
  2. Blending of Lines and Curves
  3. Geometric Figures
  4. Isometric Projection
  5. Orthographic Projection
  6. Sketches, Drawing and Prints
3 Technical English
  1. Communication
  2. Report Writing
  3. Resume Writing
  4. Job Safety Analysis Preparation
  5. Summary Writing
4 Trade Elective
  1. Workplace Safety
  2. Tools and Instruments
  3. Refrigeration Principles
  4. Pipe Working Skills
  5. Vapour Compression Cycle
  6. Refrigerant and Oil Handling
  7. Spilt Systems
NESC Competency Certificate

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