Automotive Refrigerant Handling IMI Level 3 Award

You will study at our state-of-the art STEAM Academy at Pencoed Campus.

This course is suitable for qualified motor vehicle technicians, mechanics and mobile air conditioning technicians looking to gain gas certification.

Important note: training and certification in the 2014 F-Gas Regulation are based largely on the existing requirements in the 2006 regulation. Existing qualifications remain valid.

This IMI qualification, which is approved by DEFRA, offers a single unit solution that provides experienced automotive Mobile Air Conditioning (MAC) technicians with evidence that they meet the minimum F gas requirement (EC842/2006 and annex EC307/2008).

The assessment ensures rigour and quality of assessment by measuring your underpinning knowledge, including F Gas regulations. You must demonstrate the learning outcomes by following and achieving two assessment components which are set by IMI:

  • Practical assessment
  • External online test

Suitable for competent MAC technicians who have completed relevant qualifications and have a good understanding of components and system operation to carry out servicing procedures relating to vehicle air conditioning systems.

Successful candidates will be issued with a lifetime certificate from the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) Awards Ltd which shows that they are compliant.

This Defra-approved qualification offers a single unit solution that provides experienced automotive Mobile Air Conditioning (MAC) technicians with evidence that they meet the minimum F-gas requirement (EC842/2006 and annex EC307/2008).

This IMI qualification, which is approved by DEFRA, offers a single unit solution that provides experienced automotive Mobile Air Conditioning (MAC) technicians with evidence that they meet the minimum F gas requirement (EC842/2006 and annex EC307/2008).

The assessment ensures rigour and quality of assessment by measuring your underpinning knowledge, including F Gas regulations. You must demonstrate the learning outcomes by following and achieving two assessment components which are set by IMI:

  • Practical assessment
  • External online test

Suitable for competent MAC technicians who have completed relevant qualifications and have a good understanding of components and system operation to carry out servicing procedures relating to vehicle air conditioning systems.

Successful candidates will be issued with a lifetime certificate from the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) Awards Ltd which shows that they are compliant.

This Defra-approved qualification offers a single unit solution that provides experienced automotive Mobile Air Conditioning (MAC) technicians with evidence that they meet the minimum F-gas requirement (EC842/2006 and annex EC307/2008).

The STEAM Academy

Our state of the art STEAM Academy is an exciting new building with teaching, learning and support facilities for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics.

The Academy will be a flagship for showcasing 21st century teaching and learning, bringing economic and cultural growth to the Bridgend County Borough area.

STEAM Academy, Pencoed Campus, CF35 5LG

This campus is home to an extensive range of subject areas: Land-based, Construction, Sport and Public Services along with our STEAM Academy for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths. The campus has great facilities such as a 3G sports pitch, modern equine areas, sports hall and conditioning gym. Located on the outskirts of the village of Pencoed, this campus also offers local amenities and transport links within easy reach.

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