Marine Refrigeration Course: 12th to 16th April 2021 – (Mallorca)

marine refrigeration

Event Date:


Event Time:

9:00 am

Event Location:

Tradewinds Marine Refrigeration - Palma de Mallorca

The marine refrigeration training course covers the principles of refrigeration and air conditioning for the marine and offshore industry. The first two days look at the theory of thermodynamics, the vapour compression cycle, energy efficiency and the repair process. The next two days are fully practical, and you will be trained on how to repair marine refrigeration systems to industry standards. The final day is exams.

Edvinas Petkus – Everything was good, I would recommend for all our crew.
Mauro Grbac – I have no negative remarks during training same as online training. An outstanding lecturer, who imparts his experience unparalleled to students.
Matt Wan – Great course for learning to be confident in handling refrigerants and applying to the real world. Highly recommend.

Some of the types of equipment we discuss include:

  • Provisions Refrigeration Systems including multiple evaporator circuits
  • Chillers and Chilled Water Systems
  • Seawater Cooling Units
  • Air Conditioning Chillers
  • Auxillary Refrigeration Systems
  • Galley Walk-in Cooler and Freezer Rooms
  • Control Room Air Conditioning Systems
  • Electrical Switchroom Cooling Systems
  • Living Quarters Air Conditioning & Chillers


  • F-Gas & ODS Regulations
  • Health and Safety Requirements – Brazing, Pressure Testing and Refrigerant Handling
  • COSHH – Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations (2002)
  • MSDS – Material Safety Data Sheets
  • Combustible & Toxic substances – Refrigerants, Mustard Gas (Phosgene)
  • Brazing Refrigeration Pipework to industry standards
  • Thermodynamics & Heat Transfer Principles
  • Refrigeration System Components
  • Repairing Leaks on Sea-Water Cooling Systems
  • Pressure Testing to Industry Standards
  • System Evacuation & Record Keeping
  • Charging Refrigerant & Leak Checking
  • Maintenance and Troubleshooting Procedures
  • Refrigerant & Oil Recovery
  • Hazardous Waste Consignment Notes

The type of certification is based on where you attend the course:
Devon, UK – City & Guilds 2079 certificate + TWE Certificate of Completion
Palma, Mallorca, Spain – TWE Certificate of Completion

Please Note: The course in Spain does not include the C&G 2079 FGas qualification as it is not a requirement for the marine industry. Should you wish to obtain this qualification anyway, then you can either compete the full 5 day course at our UK training facility OR do the 5 day course in Palma and then just sit the C&G 2079 exams with us in the UK. The exams can be completed in 1 day at our UK training facility.

Specifically for marine and offshore personnel who need to repair refrigeration systems. This course
will give you the skills needed to confidently repair and commission refrigeration and air conditioning
systems in these environments.

Devon, UK: £1,500+VAT
Palma, Mallorca, Spain: £1,500+VAT

We are doing everything we can to offer our valuable training during the Coronavirus. We are currently discounting this course to £1200 + VAT at both premises.

We hope this helps.

Secure your place using the online booking option below. You can also call our office on +44 (0) 1823 709712 or email your enquiry to info@tradewindsgroup.co.uk
For more information about our company then please visit us at www.tradewindsgroup.co.uk

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Event Location:

Total Seat: 6 (6 Left)
  • Tradewinds Marine Refrigeration - Palma de Mallorca
  • Ramon De Moncado, No 31, Local 9
  • Santa Ponsa
  • Balaeric Islands
  • Spain

Event Schedule Details

  • 12/04/2021 9:00 am - 16/04/2021 - 4:00 pm
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