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Air conditioning and refrigeration training

Air conditioning and refrigeration mechanics install and repair industrial, commercial, and domestic air conditioning and refrigeration equipment. Employment opportunities in refrigeration and air-conditioning maintenance are expected to remain solid with up to 25,000 jobs available over the next five years.

Our teachers are trade qualified with years of experience in the refrigeration and air-conditioning industry. Their knowledge of current industry technologies will ensure you graduate as a competent and confident tradesperson capable of becoming a leader in your field.

We offer introductory certificate II courses through to diploma-level qualifications to set you up for entry-level or management roles in the industry. Our air conditioning and refrigeration courses will also qualify you to apply for your Restricted Electrical Licence and full Refrigerant Handling Licence.

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Career outcomes
  • Air-conditioning and refrigeration manager
  • Air-conditioning and refrigeration mechanic
  • Air-conditioning and refrigeration supervisor
  • Split air-conditioning and heat pump installer
 
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TAFE Priority Training Program

If you're thinking of studying a diploma, certificate IV, or certificate III course you may be eligible for funding through the TAFE Priority Training Program (TPTP). This funding is available to eligible students who enrol in applicable programs after 1 July 2018. 

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Refrigeration and air-conditioning workshops

Our refrigeration and air-conditioning training facilities are world-class and renowned in industry. They include an industrial cascade refrigeration system, full operational service bar, ammonia plant rooms, 20 coldrooms, Valuable Air Volume (VAV) systems, and two air-conditioning plant rooms, as well as hydrocarbon and Co2 systems.

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News and events

Patrick Brennan wins bronze at WorldSkills international competition
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Keeping his cool to snag bronze

Representing Australia as a Skillaroo in refrigeration and air conditioning, Gympie local Patrick Brennan has kept his cool and won a bronze medal at the 45th WorldSkills International Championships.


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Chaz Goulding
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Greater Brisbane

From apprentice to teacher

Electrician and TAFE Queensland teacher Chaz Goulding likes to give back and encourage young women to try a trade.


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CSQ construction skills queensland funding higher level skills
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Advance your technical skills

Given that major building and construction project activity has risen from the 2016-17 slump, one of our biggest challenges is ensuring our workforce has the right skills to meet new demand.


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Construction Skills Queensland funded courses

Subsidised training options for the building and construction industry.

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