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F-Gas Compliance (FGCOM)

£495 + VAT
2 Days
York and Slough.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds accredited course will enable you to understand your obligations within the F-gas regulations 2014. It will also allow you to oversee work carried out by engineers and contractors whilst maintaining the required documentation.
Who is This Course For?
This course, is aimed at those involved with management of Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Systems containing Ozone Depleting Substances or F gases and the associated statutory and mandatory legislation and documentation.
Day Morning Afternoon
  • Course Introduction
  • Basic Refrigeration Physics
  • Introduction to the Refrigeration Cycle
  • Refrigeration Components
  • Environmental Issues
  • Refrigeration Types and Identification
  • Records and Documents
  • Assessment and Practical Demonstration
  • The Basic Physics of Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
  • SI Units Pressure Temperature
  • Principles of Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Systems
  • Introduction to the refrigeration Cycle
  • Components
  • Compressor Condenser
  • Expansion Devices Evaporators
  • Environmental Issues
  • Refrigerant types Hazards
  • Protocols Legislation
  • Records and Documents
  • F-Gas register
  • Log Book
  • Waste Transfer Environment Agency
Prior to attending this course we recommend you have completed the following or their equivalent and possess:
Refrigeration Experience.
Everything you require for this course is provided

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.

Upcoming Course Dates
Wednesday, 2nd June 2021
End date: Thursday, 3rd June 2021
Wednesday, 1st September 2021
End date: Thursday, 2nd September 2021
Tuesday, 21st December 2021
End date: Wednesday, 22nd December 2021

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