City & Guilds 2079 level 2 (Category 1) Handling F gases and ODS substances (Slough)


5 days
£795 plus VAT
£795 plus VAT

This course is also available in: York and Glasgow Queenslie (NEW)

City & Guilds 2079-11 (Category 1) Handling 'F' Gases and ODS Substances Training Course:


Course Code: FCAT1

Course Overview:
This course will provide you with the knowledge and practical skills required to work on the installation, service, maintenance, recovery and leakage checking of stationary refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump equipment.

Who Is This Course For:
This is aimed at those working within the refrigeration and air-conditioning industry who need to meet the legal requirements for working with fluorinated gases, and other ozone depleting substances.

City & Guilds 2079-11 is an evergreen qualification and does not require renewal every three years.

For more information about what this course encompasses please click on the above tabs or watch the video below:

City & Guilds 2079-11 (Category 1) Handling 'F' Gases and ODS Substances Training Course:


The main subject areas are listed below: 
  • Basic systems, principles and units and how they relate to theory and thermodynamics of
  • vapour compression cycles and refrigerants
  • Causes and effects of global warming and ozone depletion
  • Identification of air conditioning and heat pump components, functions and leakage risk
  • Hazards and safe working practices
  • Construction and examination of pipe work
  • Recovery of refrigerant and oil and prepare for disposal
  • Pressure testing, evacuation and record completion
  • Refrigerant charging, leak checking and record keeping
  • Fabrication and fitting of mechanical and brazed joints

City & Guilds 2079-11 (Category 1) Handling 'F' Gases and ODS Substances Training Course:


The main subject areas are listed below: 
  • Basic systems, principles and units and how they relate to theory and thermodynamics of
  • vapour compression cycles and refrigerants
  • Causes and effects of global warming and ozone depletion
  • Identification of air conditioning and heat pump components, functions and leakage risk
  • Hazards and safe working practices
  • Construction and examination of pipe work
  • Recovery of refrigerant and oil and prepare for disposal

City & Guilds 2079-11 (Category 1) Handling 'F' Gases and ODS Substances Training Course:


The main subject areas are listed below: 
  • Pressure testing, evacuation and record completion
  • Refrigerant charging, leak checking and record keeping
  • Fabrication and fitting of mechanical and brazed joints

York Head Office Training Facilities

Our head office is conveniently based at York Business Park, on the outskirts of York city centre, easily accessible by car (with direct links to the M1/A1/A59/A64) or public transport (less than 4 miles away from York railway station). 
This well-established training centre accommodates a number of practical assessment areas for a highly interactive and participative training experience, alongside comfortable classrooms. 



York Head Office: PPL House, Opus Avenue, York Business Park, York, YO26 6BL

Slough Training Facilities

To meet training demand across the UK, we have successfully extended our course offer and consultancy service to a new training facility in Slough. This is ideally situated on Slough Trading Estate, with Central London and Heathrow both less than 20 minutes away. This modern training facility covers 15,000 square feet, including 7,000 square feet of practical assessment training space, which is filled with the latest specialist equipment and technologies.


Southern Office: PPL House, 468 Malton Avenue, Slough Trading Estate, Slough, SL1 4QU

5 Day City & Guilds 2079-11 (Category 1) Handling 'F' Gases and ODS Substances training course FAQs:

Key course facts:


Course times: 9am until approx 4.30pm
Course duration:  5 days


Q - How do I get more information about the 5 Day City & Guilds 2079-11 (Category 1) Handling 'F' Gases and ODS Substances training course?

A - Call us on 01904 606090 or request a brochure pack

Q- How do I book a place on the 5 Day City & Guilds 2079-11 (Category 1) Handling 'F' Gases and ODS Substances training course?

A - Book online for your chosen date or call us on 01904 606090.

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