04 Nov 2019
Tradewinds Engineering Ltd , Cullompton
This course covers the principles of refrigeration 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 a system to industry standards. The final day is exams.
Some of the types of equipment we discuss include:
F-Gas & ODS Regulations
COSHH – Control of Substances Hazardous to Health
MSDS – Material Safety Data Sheets
Combustible & Toxic substances – Refrigerants, Mustard Gas (Phosgene)
Brazing pipework using MAPP Gas to industry standards
Thermodynamics & Heat Transfer Principles
Refrigeration System Components
Repairing Leaks on Sea-Water Cooling Systems
System Evacuation & Record Keeping
Charging Refrigerant & Leak Checking
Refrigerant & Oil Recovery
Hazardous Waste Consignment Notes
The level of certification is based on wear 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&G2079 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&G2079 exams with us in the UK for an additional fee. The exams can be completed in 1 day at our UK training facility.
WHO IS THE COURSE FOR?
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.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
Devon, UK: £1,250+VAT
Palma, Mallorca, Spain: £1,000+VAT/IVA
HOW DO I BOOK THE COURSE?
Simply call our office on +44 (0) 1823 709712 or email your enquiry to