Gain skills to become an automotive air conditioning technician

Learning outcomes for the course include:
• Understanding the skills required to successfully service air conditioning systems. This can include heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems that are fitted to a range of vehicles and machinery.
• Knowledge on how to diagnose and repair faults in air conditioning systems, including heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems.

This course is suited to people who’re already qualified to work in the automotive service and repair industry, who’re looking to apply for their Refrigerant Handling License (RHL). This may include:
• Automotive electrical technicians
• Light vehicle mechanics
• Heavy commercial vehicle mechanics
• Mobile plants technicians

Upon successful completion of the course, students will obtain a Statement of Attainment for the following units: AURETU103 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems and AURETU104 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC components.

Please note: You will need to hold a Certificate III qualification in Automotive Light Vehicle, Heavy Commercial, Mobile Plant Technology or Automotive Electrical to apply for an AC license. For further details on requirements for an Automotive Air Conditioning Refrigerant Handling Licence from Arctic (AR), please visit The Australian Refrigeration Council.

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  • Fees

    Fee: $395.00


  • What to bring
    Pen and approved workwear

    A trainee classroom licence is required to participate in this course. Apply at:

    To obtain your Statement of Attainment you must provide Chisholm with a current USI number. If you do not have a USI please visit: to generate one and bring to class.