Course Title: Install split air conditioning systems and associated pipework

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C2157 Certificate II in Engineering

Course Title: Install split air conditioning systems and associated pipework

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This unit covers installing split air conditioning systems to relevant standards, codes and local regulations.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

MEM05006B Perform brazing and/or silver soldering
MEM09002B Interpret technical drawing
MEM12023A Perform engineering measurements
MEM18001C Use hand tools
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations
MEM18055B Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEM10013A Install split air conditioning systems and associated pipework


1. Locate split air conditioning components

2. Inspect and prepare installation sites

3. Prepare split system equipment and materials for installation

4. Prepare and install refrigerant pipework

5. Install indoor and outdoor units and components

6. Complete the installation of split air conditioning system

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards. Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor. Feedback will be provided throughout the course.