Nau mai, haere mai – Welcome to the Connected classroom - Flammable Refrigerants course.
Workers require specific knowledge and proven practical competency to reduce the inherent risk when working with Hazardous Substances. Our courses aim to provide workers and PCBU with the necessary information to properly manage the risks from Refrigeration plant that utilise Flammable, Toxic, or Very-High-Pressure Refrigerants.
Hazardous atmospheres must be anticipated during the service and maintenance of refrigeration systems with flammable refrigerants; therefore, they must only be completed by personnel with proven knowledge, skills, and experience. (Competency)
In this module, you will learn about the necessary risk management strategies for ASHRAE A2/A2L/B2L/A3 flammable refrigerants.
This course addresses the competencies for NZQA Unit Standard 29563v2 - Demonstrate knowledge of flammable refrigerants used in refrigeration and air conditioning industries. Level 2 | Credits: 2
Through a combination of activities, people accredited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of the following topics:
- Legislative framework, specific to Flammable Refrigerants.
- Hazard Management
- Chemical properties
- Charge restrictions
- Suitable systems
- Hazards & Health Effects
- Storage & Transport
- Safe Work Procedures
- Personal Protective Equipment
- Emergency planning
- Leak detection
- First aid
By the end of this course, you will have a comprehensive understanding of flammable refrigerants and the ability to apply your knowledge in real-world situations.
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technicians and Apprentices.
None. It is recommended that participants have existing refrigeration competencies.
This course will require on average 10 - 20 hours.
The module is designed like a standard website with text, video, and audio. To start the presentation simply select a topic and begin scrolling through, following the guides that may include navigation to alternate URLs or interactives. Your progress will be automatically saved as you successfully complete each topic. The course is self-guided, and you are free to move forward or backward at your discretion.
Once you are satisfied that you understand the content of each topic you can attempt the formative or summative assessments.
SUMMATIVE ASSESSMENT TEST CONDITIONS:
Electronic – 70 Question multichoice
1x Scenario-based assignment
The NZQA Unit Standard 29563v2 assessment has been pre-moderated by Competenz and lodged via Wood Training Ltd.
Note: Additional fees and documentation apply for NZQA submission
This module includes: Flammable Refrigerant reference PDF
This course module is intended for educational and informational purposes only and does not assess practical competency for refrigeration interference work. The information contained in this course should not be relied upon as a substitute for individual qualification and assessment of skills and experience.
The course module does not endorse or recommend that individuals engage in refrigeration interference work without proper supervision or without having the necessary qualifications and skills. Any individuals who choose to engage in refrigeration interference work without proper supervision or qualifications do so at their own risk and liability.
Gauge Refrigeration Management Ltd and Wood training Ltd assume no liability for any damages or injuries that may occur as a result of individuals engaging in refrigeration interference work without proper supervision or qualifications. It is the responsibility of the individual to ensure that they are qualified and competent to engage in this type of work and to follow all relevant laws, regulations, and industry standards.