Version Effective: 1st of June, 2022
Version Effective: 1st of June, 2022

UEESS00157 - RAC - Service and Repair Flammable Refrigerant Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Systems Skill Set

Course Details

Course Summary

To obtain the UEESS00157 Skill Set, students will need to be deemed competent in two units of competency: UEERA0084 Service and repair self-contained flammable refrigerants, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, and UEERA0007 Apply safety awareness and legal requirements for flammable refrigerants. Once this has been achieved students/tradesperson can then apply for their Gas Work Licence (Hydrocarbon Refrigerant) online, accessed through:

Entry Requirements

It is essential that persons undertaking this Skill Set already hold the following unit:

UEERA0053 Install, commission, service and maintain medium temperature systems


UEERA0089 Service refrigeration appliances


Certificate III in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration


Certificate III in Appliance Service


Arctick Refrigerant Handling Licence from Australian Refrigeration Council (ARC)


CPR/LVR certification


White Card - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry or equivalent

Course Details

Course Type Skill set
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Full Fee $1,148.00 (2023)
$1,206.00 (2024)
Fee for service per unit $574.00 (2023)
$603.00 (2024)
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Application Mode
  • Other
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Study Area
  • Apprenticeships, Trades & Training
Skill Area
  • Engineering
  • Utilities
AQF Level Level 3: Certificate III

Admission Codes

Domestic Students
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
Not Applicable
International Students
Not Applicable

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This course meets the licencing requirements to work with hydrocarbon refrigerants and on successful completion the student can apply for a gas work licence with the Queensland Government.

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 2 core units

Study Mode Definitions

  • Online: Online courses provide the flexibility to study without normally requiring a student to visit a campus. Course content is studied through a number of means including the use of online discussion forums, electronic library resources, by contacting lecturers and teachers, and receiving study materials online/electronically. Work integrated learning, including placements, may be included in some courses.
  • On-campus: Students studying in on-campus mode typically are expected to attend and participate in regular, structured on-campus teaching and learning activities throughout the University’s academic term. These activities may include lectures, tutorials, workshops and practice, online or other activities and normally will be timetabled at a CQUniversity campus or approved delivery site.
  • Mixed Mode: Students studying in mixed mode will participate in a combination of online learning activities in addition to site-specific learning activities, which may include residential schools, co-op placements and/or work-integrated learning as a compulsory requirement of a unit. The additional site-specific learning activities are what differentiates a mixed-mode unit from an online unit.

*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.

Select a course structure below to view the delivery details, including the different study modes offered for each structure.

Standard Course Structure

This program is typically delivered face to face over three days. 

  • On-campus
UEERA0007 Apply safety awareness and legal requirements for flammable refrigerants More Information Details
UEERA0084 Service and repair self-contained flammable refrigerants air conditioning and refrigeration systems* More Information Details
No units have been assigned to this unit group

Unit Sequence

For the following units, you may choose your own order of study, while taking into account pre-requisite requirements and the unit availability.
Unit Code Unit Name
UEERA0007 Apply safety awareness and legal requirements for flammable refrigerants
UEERA0084 Service and repair self-contained flammable refrigerants air conditioning and refrigeration systems*

Course Assessment Information

RPL - Students who have previous informal and formal learning need to advise their trainer/assessor prior to enrolment. If the student wishes to apply for an RPL they need to apply to the RPL Centre.
Credit transfer - If credit for relevant formal qualifications is sought, then the process will be actioned after the student has enrolled in at least one unit of competency as directed by the relevant trainer/assessor. The Trainer/Assessor will work with the student on their credit transfer application, and provide advice and support as necessary.
Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
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Domestic 2023 Availabilities

Standard Course Structure


Rockhampton City

April: Full Time/Part Time
May: Full Time/Part Time
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
More Details
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