FGas Training

Logic Certification F-Gas

Introduction

This qualification is accredited by Logic Certification and is designed to enable refrigeration engineers to meet legal requirements in relation to the qualifications required to work with Fluorinated Greenhouse Gasses, otherwise know as F-Gasses.

The F-Gas Regulations have been put in place by DEFRA to help EC countries meet the Kyoto protocol targets. If you work on, or service refrigeration equipment, under the new EC Regulation 842/2006, you must hold this award.

Course objectives/key benefits

To ensure that anyone working with Fluorinated Greenhouse Gasses are able to demonstrate an understanding of the legal and environmental requirements of the regulations as well as being able to demonstrate the application of practical skills to successfully fabricate and examine pipework, undertake pressure testing, carry out safe evacuation and record completion, refrigerant charging, leak checking and recovery of refrigerants and oil and preparation for disposal.

Who is the course aimed at?

Anyone undertaking this course must hold a current refrigeration qualification or can prove a minimum of five years experience.

For anyone who cannot meet the above criteria SWAAT also offer a Foundation Air Conditioning and Refrigeration course. Please contact our office on 01579 348544 or info@swaat.co.uk for more details.

The categories are as follows;

Category J11 - Leakage check, recovery, install, maintain and service all systems - 5 days (training and assessment)

Category J12 - Leakage check, recovery, install, maintain and service systems less than 3kg (6kg hermetically sealed) - 5 days (training and assessment)

Category J13 - Recovery of refrigerant of systems less than 3kg (6kg hermetically sealed) - 3 days (training and assessment)

Category J14 - Leakage check - 1 day (assessment)

PLEASE NOTE: The timescales given are for competent/experienced engineers.

Entry requirements/pre-requisites

Anyone undertaking this course should have prior experience in the refrigeration industry.

For anyone new to the industry SWAAT offer a Foundation Air Conditioning and Refrigeration course.

Course content

Course duration

Dependant on category;

Category J11 - 5 days (training and assessment)

Category J12 - 5 days (training and assessment)

Category J13 - 3 days (training and assessment)

Category J14 - 1 day assessment

Training Method

Theory and practical workshop

Assessment

Practical assessment and theory examination

Course Outcome/Qualification

Candidates who successfully complete both the practical assessment and theory examination will be awarded a Logic Certification certificate appropriate to the assessment(s) they have completed.

Materials Provided

Candidates will be provided with a Logic Certification F-Gas Refrigerant Handling manual.

Prices

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