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

£370 + VAT
1 Day
York,   Slough,   Livingston and On-site.
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 HFOs and HFCs 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, 3rd September 2024 Tue, 3rd September 2024 Slough £ 370
Wed, 4th September 2024 Wed, 4th September 2024 Slough £ 370
Tue, 1st October 2024 Tue, 1st October 2024 York £ 370
Wed, 2nd October 2024 Wed, 2nd October 2024 York £ 370
Wed, 30th October 2024 Wed, 30th October 2024 Slough £ 370
Thu, 31st October 2024 Thu, 31st October 2024 Slough £ 370
Tue, 17th December 2024 Tue, 17th December 2024 Livingston £ 370
Wed, 18th December 2024 Wed, 18th December 2024 Livingston £ 370
Thu, 2nd January 2025 Thu, 2nd January 2025 York £ 370
Fri, 3rd January 2025 Fri, 3rd January 2025 York £ 370
Tue, 11th February 2025 Tue, 11th February 2025 Slough £ 370
Wed, 12th February 2025 Wed, 12th February 2025 Slough £ 370
Wed, 16th April 2025 Wed, 16th April 2025 York £ 370
Thu, 17th April 2025 Thu, 17th April 2025 York £ 370
Wed, 7th May 2025 Wed, 7th May 2025 Slough £ 370
Thu, 8th May 2025 Thu, 8th May 2025 Slough £ 370
Wed, 4th June 2025 Wed, 4th June 2025 Livingston £ 370
Thu, 5th June 2025 Thu, 5th June 2025 Livingston £ 370

  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
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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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