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Gain skills as an automotive air conditioning technician

If you work in the automotive industry and want to gain a formal qualification in the automotive air conditioning field, this course is for you.

When you successfully complete the Certificate II in Automotive Air Conditioning Technology, you'll be able to apply for a National Air Conditioning Licence and work as a fully qualified automotive air conditioning technician.

During the course, you'll learn practical skills in areas such as air conditioning installation, servicing and repairs, cooling system inspections, tool and equipment maintenance, workplace safety and customer service.

Please note: If you hold a Certificate III qualification in Automotive Light Vehicle, Heavy Commercial, Mobile Plant Technology or Automotive Electrical, please apply for the Air Conditioning short course SC660.


Classes are held two nights per week for 20 weeks from 6pm to 10pm. Classes will be held Monday and Wednesday, or Tuesday and Thursday.

A trainee classroom licence is required to participate in this course. Apply at: For further details on requirements for an Automotive Air Conditioning Refrigerant Handling Licence from Arctic (AR), please visit The Australian Refrigeration Council.

Course code
Delivery location
Not available for International students
Part Time, 20 weeks.
Start dates
26 September

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Chisholm courses are subject to minimum and maximum group numbers. Courses may be cancelled or postponed if minimum numbers are not achieved by the start date of the course. Courses may close prior to the start date if the maximum numbers are reached. In that situation, eligible applicants will be offered a place in the next available intake.