Construction/Plumbing/Allied Trades

UEE20111 Certificate II in Split Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems

UEE20111 – Certificate II in Split Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems is designed for Plumbers/Electricians who need to install Split Air conditioners/ Heat Pump systems or split system hot water systems.

This qualification is part of the Electrotechnology Training Package. It covers the installation, commissioning and de-commissioning of single head, split air conditioning and heat pump systems to a prescribed routine where the maximum plant capacity for each system does not exceed 18 kWr. This includes wall-hung, floor and ceiling-suspended, cassette and ducted fan coil split systems and water heating heat pump systems.

This qualification excludes competencies required for service, repair, maintenance, diagnostic/fault finding and electrical work or the safe and proper installation of commercial refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump plant and equipment.

This course covers the following areas:

  • Refrigeration and air conditioning fundamentals as applicable to air conditioning split systems
  • Refrigeration procedures for joining/connecting copper tube as applicable to air conditioning split systems
  • Refrigerants including ozone depletion, codes of good practice, evaluation & pressure testing
  • Refrigeration system components as applicable to air conditioning split systems
  • Residential air conditioning including installation, commissioning and decommissioning as applicable to air conditioning split systems

Location, Dates and Time

Please note: Maximum number in a group is 10.

Claremont Campus: Link Road, Claremont – 5 days, 8am to 4.30pm 

  • Next Course:  2019

Devonport Campus: 20-36 Valley Road, Devonport – 5 days, 8am to 4.30pm 

  • Next Course:  2019

Contact us on 1300 655 307 to express your interest

Learning Options

This course is delivered on campus.

Assessment Process

Assessments are designed to help you demonstrate your skills and knowledge. They allow us to confirm you can perform to the standard required in the workplace, to meet all of the requirements of the course.

After 5 days of campus based training you will be required to complete an on-site practical assessment.

Assessment will require an ARCTICK licensed installer to oversee your installation and validate the requirements of the third party portfolio assessment provided by TasTAFE. This will need to be successfully completed within two months of the campus based training for your results to be deemed competent to obtain your license.

Recognition of Prior Learning

It makes sense that you should be recognised for the things you already know how to do. TasTAFE can assess your skills and knowledge based on your previous education, work history or life experience. This may help you gain your qualification a whole lot faster.  For further details please refer to

Fees and Payments

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Participants may be eligible for funding assistance – you will need to contact TBCITB on (03) 6223 7804 or website

Work Placements, Licensing and Other Requirements

Assistance during the course will be provided to obtain your own training license from the Australian Refrigeration Council (ARC). Please bring a passport size photograph.

Essential Requirements

Participants must be from selected trade backgrounds including Electricians, Plumbers, Mech Service Plumbers.


Contact us today to find out if this is the right course for you.

Student Support

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