Part Time:

Level 3 Refrigerant Handling for Mobile Air Conditioning Systems – Award

Course Details

Entry Requirements

You will need to be a qualified motor vehicle technician that requires the correct legislative certification for working on vehicle air conditioning systems.


Many motor vehicle technicians have limited experience or qualifications demonstrating their competence in air-conditioning components and systems. This qualification will provide you with the opportunity to develop new Mobile Air Conditioning (MAC) skills and enhance existing ones. This DEFRA approved qualification meets the legislative F-Gas requirements for EC842/2006 and annex EC307/2008.

The course content covers:

  • Refrigerant handling
  • Mobile air conditioning principles
  • System Servicing


Online examination and practical skills assessment.


Learners can move go on to study more specialist topics such as MOT Testing and Hybrid Vehicle Maintenance.


To take part in this course you will need to provide suitable personal protective equipment (PPE) for use in the CEMAST workshops.

Level 3 Course


One Day

Start Dates

Various Start Dates Available | 09:00 – 17:00

Course Cost

This course is available free thanks to funding provided by the European Social FundFind out more about the work and aims of this fund here:


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