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Hazardous waste includes equipment containing ozone depleting substances, like air conditioning equipment in motor vehicles. This course provides an overview of safely and compliantly working and decommissioning air-conditioning systems in motor vehicles, and the health and safety risks involved.


This course covers:

  • An overview of what Fluorinated Gas (F Gas) is.

  • How these gases damage the environment.

  • Legislation relating to F Gas.

  • Familiarisation of the chemical and refrigerant hazards associated with recovering, handling and storing pressurised refrigerant gas.

  • Awareness of suitable and appropriate PPE to protect against such hazards.

  • How a modern vehicle air conditioning system functions.

  • Typical refrigerant recovery machinery and how they work.

  • How to safely handle, store and transport pressurised cylinders appropriately.

  • How to properly record and report F Gas activities to the appropriate authorities.


NOTE: Personnel carrying out operations on MAC systems containing F Gas refrigerants must have appropriate qualifications. This training course does not replace the F Gas qualification.

Refrigerant Recovery from Vehicle Air Conditioning

SKU: ELV-5150-028
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  • eLearning Course Certificate

    - Upon successfully completing this training course, you'll recieve a PDF certificate of completion that you can download and print for your records.


    Industry Best Practice shared by Industry Experts.

    - A programme built around the IMI's newly launched National Occupational Standards.

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