Air Con Course

Develop your skills and progress your automotive career with the Automotive Insititute of Technology's Automotive Air Conditioning Technology course.

About the Course

This course is for qualified automotive technicians, suitably skilled candidates who are currently working in the industry, or third and fourth year apprentices who have completed 80% of their technical studies.

Candidates develop the principles underpinning the operations related to servicing, repairing and retrofitting air conditioning components and systems in cars and heavy vehicles within an automotive service and repair business.

Candidates develop safe handling, safe working practices and the environmental awareness that is required when carrying out automotive air conditioning operations.

To be awarded the above mentioned Certificate II candidates must be deemed competent in 13 units of competency, covered in seven (7) core plus six (6) elective units.

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Delivery Period

The qualification has a duration of 12 months for completion, however if the course is undertaken by a qualified automotive technician, the qualification can be attained in approximately three (3) months. The air-con units are completed over three (3) days with the remaining ten (10) units completed via credit transfer or recognition of prior learning.

Pre Requisites

You must have a minimum of five (5) years of experience in the trade, a mechanical qualification (light or heavy vehicle) OR a fourth year apprentice.

Special Requirements

Candidates will need to enrol in the Air Conditioning Course and once enrolled will need to apply for a trainee refrigerant handling licence from the Australian Refrigeration Council (ARC). A candidate cannot attend this course without holding a valid trainee licence.

MTA WA Member Discount

MTA WA members and their employees receive a $150 discount on this course. To recieve your member discount you must be logged onto the website. Please GST does not apply.

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Use the prompts below to register for your chosen course. Once your registration and payment is confirmed you will be sent an enrolment pack which will include information on how to apply for a Unique Student Identifier (USI), if not already issued with one.

Event Details and Registration

Event Event Date Location Register
Air Conditioning Technology 10-12 Jan 10 Jan 2018 8:30 am Motor Trade Association of WA - Balcatta
Air Conditioning Technology 15-17 January 15 Jan 2018 8:30 am Motor Trade Association of WA - Balcatta
Air Conditioning Technology 22-24 January 22 Jan 2018 8:30 am MTA WA Automotive Institute of Technology - Maddington
Air Conditioning Technology 12-14 March 12 Mar 2018 8:30 am Motor Trade Association of WA - Balcatta
Air Conditioning Technology 9-11 Apr 9 Apr 2018 8:30 am MTA WA Automotive Institute of Technology - Maddington
Air Conditioning Technology 14-16 May 14 May 2018 8:30 am Motor Trade Association of WA - Balcatta
Air Conditioning Technology 11-13 June 11 Jun 2018 8:30 am MTA WA Automotive Institute of Technology - Maddington
Air Conditioning Technology 16-18 July 16 Jul 2018 8:30 am Motor Trade Association of WA - Balcatta
Air Conditioning Technology 13-15 Aug 13 Aug 2018 8:30 am MTA WA Automotive Institute of Technology - Maddington
Air Conditioning Technology 25-27 Sept 25 Sep 2018 8:30 am Motor Trade Association of WA - Balcatta

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