Construction/Plumbing/Allied Trades

Short Course Hydrocarbon Refrigerant Training

TasTAFE is holding a nationally recognised Hydrocarbon Refrigerant  training course for HVAC and Refrigeration contractors to enable them to safely handle Hydrocarbons, service and repair of stationary refrigeration and air conditioning systems.

Refrigeration and air conditioning equipment using flammable refrigerants is increasingly being imported, manufactured and installed in Australia. These refrigerants are flammable and toxic or operate at extreme pressures, but are being used in place of synthetic refrigerants which have high Global Warming potential.

This course will cover

  • The safety and legal requirements to handle, use and store hydrocarbon refrigerants
  • Service and repair self contained hydrocarbon air conditioning and refrigeration system.

Course Dates

Please note: Register as early as places are limited! Maximum number in a group is 12.

Claremont Campus

Devonport Campus

Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest


Participants will need a refrigeration trade qualification or Certificate III in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning.


2018 – To be advised

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


Participants will receive a Statement of Attainment for the units listed below.


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