Automotive Air Conditioning Systems Diagnostics (IMI accredited)

SCQF Level 5

This course provides knowledge essential to the servicing of vehicle air conditioning systems, and also covers the required underpinning knowledge and practical skills for technicians intending to undertake the assessment for refrigerant handling certification. EU legislation requires all technicians involved in the servicing, recharging and repairs to vehicle air conditioning in passenger cars and light vans to be certified to carry out this work.

  • A mixture of on campus classroom attendance and time-tabled online classes along with online learning materials.

Course Content

  • Identify all the main components of an automotive air conditioning system and state their function.
  • Complete a typical automotive air conditioning service using a Bosch Air Conditioning recovery unit.
  • Demonstrate safe working practices.
  • Understand air conditioning service health and safety procedures.

Course Timetable

This course runs over two days.


Practical text and observation in the workshop in College.

Course Provider Contact Details
SCQF Level 5