Course Title: Select refrigerant pipe/tube, accessories and associated controls

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3224 Certificate III in Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning

Course Title: Select refrigerant pipe/tube, accessories and associated controls

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 120

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This unit covers the selection of refrigerant pipe/tube, accessories and controls for refrigeration and air conditioning installations to comply with regulations, standards and specifications. It encompasses developing pipe work arrangements, selecting pipe work and fittings, refrigeration flow controls and accessories, and mechanical and electrical control devices based on specifications, standards and manufacturer catalogues to determine calculated and deemed to comply solutions and documenting all selection information.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

UEENEEJ003B Determine the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEJ010B Select refrigerant pipe/tube, accessories and associated controls


1. Prepare to select pipe/tube, accessories and controls

2. Develop pipe work arrangements

3. Select pipe/tube, accessories and controls

4. Document electrical installation

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.