Training and careers

The Australian Refrigeration Council provides information and resources to people thinking of entering the climate control industry, apprentices and industry professionals. We take pride in the profession, promoting the climate control industry as a sector “in demand”, as well as partnering with stakeholders to ensure the level of training in the sector is of a high standard.

Training Quality
The Climate Control Industry
Pre-apprenticeship programs
Certificate II split system installation – case study
Certificate III refrigeration and air conditioning – case study
Alternative refrigerant training
Find a registered training provider 
"Food & Drink Business" - Train the cold chain

A2/A2L Learning Materials

ARC, in partnership with Refrigerants Australia and selected TAFE Colleges, has developed a set of free A2/A2L refrigerant training resources and assessment materials for Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTO teachers are encouraged to make use of the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) accredited training resources and assessment material in their training to ensure technician safety.

ARC-RA VU22583 A2-A2L Refrigerants Learning Resouce Manual 
Combined Mapping of Performance Items 
VU22583 Knowledge Assessment Map 
VU22583 Knowledge Assessment 
VU22583 Skill Assessment