Construction/Plumbing/Allied Trades

UEE20111 Certificate II in Split Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems

This program 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

Course Dates

Please note: Register early as places are limited! Maximum number in a group is 10.

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

  • 15, 16, 17, 18 & 19 October 2018
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to express your interest

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

  • 29, 30, 31, October and 1  & 2 November 2018
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to express your interest


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

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


2018:   $1,820 per person

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


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

This 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.

Upon successful completion of training, students will be awarded a UEE20111 Certificate II in Split Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Systems

This enables participants to apply to the Australian Refrigeration Council for appropriate licensing.


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