Certificate III in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

Jobs and Skills WA: Refrigeration courses
Looking for a cool career? This could be it!

If you would like to become qualified as an airconditioning technician or refrigeration mechanic, this is the job for you! And with WA's climate, you'll always be in demand for work in both residential and commercial settings as well as operations such as mine sites and government-owned facilities.

This nationally recognised qualification is completed as a trade apprenticeship. You will gain essential skills and knowledge including on the job safety, technical drawing, taking engineering measurements and computations, and using hand tools and equipment.

You’ll also gain the technical skills you need to install, maintain, and repair a wide range of refrigeration and airconditioning plant and equipment.

Half price
Apprenticeship or Traineeship
School-based apprenticeship or traineeship (SBAT)
Industry: Engineering and Mining
National course code: MEM31322 | WA State ID: BIV6

Choose a WA TAFE college that delivers this course

To find out more about doing this course at a WA TAFE college, select one of the TAFEs listed below to read their course descriptions. You'll also be able to see at which TAFE campus/es the course is delivered.

If you would like further information such as when the course is available and how to enrol, and details of course fees, or if you have questions about how the course is delivered, please follow the Find out more link to go to the TAFE's website where you will find full course details and contact information so that you can speak to the TAFE directly.

When you complete this Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade (Refrigeration/Air Conditioning) you'll be on your way to becoming a fully qualified and licensed Refrigeration and Air Conditioning tradesperson.

Study in specialist facilities

South Metropolitan TAFE's refrigeration and air conditioning facility is Western Australia's premier centre for refrigeration, air conditioning, and associated studies. The purpose-built facility is among the best in the southern hemisphere.

The information presented on the course lists within this website is provided to the Department of Training and Workforce Development by the WA TAFE colleges and private training providers, and is offered as a guide only. It is updated regularly, however some changes to details may occur in between updates. You should always contact the TAFE or private training provider directly to confirm details and/or ask questions.