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This is an apprenticeship program.
The Certificate III in Air-conditioning and Refrigeration is for people who are employed as air-conditioning and refrigeration apprentices.
This program provides you with the skills to select components, install, set up, test, repair and maintain refrigeration systems, large-scale equipment for food storage and preservation, and air-conditioning and air distribution equipment. It includes regulatory requirements for purchasing and handling refrigerants.
On-the-job training with your employer is combined with studying at RMIT. You’ll complete practical and theoretical classes to gain the skills and knowledge to work at a trade level in the refrigeration and air-conditioning industry.
*Programs may change as training packages are updated.
RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, studios, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work. These are primarily in English.
You'll have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal.
Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects and practical assignments.
Professional recognition and accreditation
When you graduate, you'll be eligible for a full refrigerant handling license through the Australian Refrigeration Council (ARC).
Program and course information
Your ticket to a very cool career
This apprenticeship will set you up for a career in the refrigeration and air-conditioning industry.