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Hydrocarbon Qualification | City & Guilds 6187-21 (6187)

£315 + VAT
1 Day
York,   Slough and Bathgate.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to safely handle hydrocarbon refrigerants during installation, service, maintenance and disposal. This course covers all Hydrocarbon refrigerants, including R290 and R600a. It is also suitable for engineers working with flammable HFO's and HFC's including R1234yf, R1234ze and R32.
Who is This Course For?
This is aimed at experienced engineers who work on systems containing hydrocarbon and flammable refrigerants. To enrol on this course you must be experienced in working with refrigeration and air-conditioning systems and must hold the C&G 2079-11, 2079-12 or equivalent qualification.
Start Date End Date Location Price (Ex. Vat)
Tue, 26th July 2022 Tue, 26th July 2022 Slough £315
Wed, 27th July 2022 Wed, 27th July 2022 Slough £315
Mon, 15th August 2022 Mon, 15th August 2022 Bathgate £315
Tue, 16th August 2022 Tue, 16th August 2022 Bathgate £315
Wed, 31st August 2022 Wed, 31st August 2022 York £315
Thu, 1st September 2022 Thu, 1st September 2022 York £315
Tue, 27th September 2022 Tue, 27th September 2022 Slough £315
Wed, 28th September 2022 Wed, 28th September 2022 Slough £315
Tue, 11th October 2022 Tue, 11th October 2022 Bathgate £315
Wed, 12th October 2022 Wed, 12th October 2022 Bathgate £315
Thu, 17th November 2022 Thu, 17th November 2022 Slough £315
Fri, 18th November 2022 Fri, 18th November 2022 Slough £315
Tue, 6th December 2022 Tue, 6th December 2022 Bathgate £315
Wed, 7th December 2022 Wed, 7th December 2022 Bathgate £315

  Day 1
Start 09:00
End 16:30
  • Dangers of working with hydrocarbons and identifying hazards
  • Regulations for the installation, servicing and de-commissioning of hydrocarbon RAC systems
  • Hazards and safe working practices for the recovery, storage and transportation of recovered refrigerants
  • Recovery of refrigerant and oil and preparation for disposal
Prior to attending this course we recommend you have completed the following or their equivalent and possess:
F-Gas (Category 1) | City & Guilds 2079-11
Photographic ID - This can be in the form of: Passport, Driving Licence, CSCS Card, Work ID Card, Trade Union Card, Proof of Age Card
Certificate - A copy of your City & Guilds 2079 F-Gas certificate
On successful completion, we recommend the following training courses to continue your learning path:
Introduction to Air Conditioning
Course Training Team


Andy Cresswell

Mechanical Training Manager

Andy is a Mechanical Training Manager with over 36 years experience in the Mechanical Industry. He is a qualified mechanical engineer, and has worked within various Mechanical roles spanning over 23 years. Andy also has 13 years experience as a training consultant / assessor / internal verifier of which he is responsible for delivery, quality and course development across the following areas: Air-Conditioning, Refrigeration, Handling of F-Gas substances as well as electrical / mechanical safe systems of work course areas. Andy also undertakes Legionella Management and Awareness training and has experience across various other disciplines such as Electrical Low Voltage and Electrical Installations and Renewable Technologies (Thermodynamics and Solar PV). Further to this Andy has also delivered training events overseas in Cyprus, Kenya, Belize, Qatar and Afghanistan.


Richard Heighton

Senior Mechanical Training Consultant

Richard Heighton is a senior training consultant who has over 30 years experience in the commercial and domestic plumbing, heating and renewables industry. He ran his own business in the trade for 9 years. He is a qualified Certificate in Education practitioner and has been teaching and assessing in the life-long learning sector for 10 years.

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