MCAST Advanced Diploma in Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning
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|MQF Level||Level 4|
|Duration||3 years on apprenticeship|
|Entry Requirements||MCAST Diploma in Construction Engineering|
MCAST Diploma in Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning
MCAST Diploma in Building Services Installations (Plumbing or Plumbing and Electrical)
MCAST Diploma in Welding and Fabrication
MCAST Diploma in Electrical Installations
MCAST Diploma in Engineering (Electronics)
MCAST Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
4 SEC/O-Level/SSC&P (Level 3) passes
Compulsory: Mathematics and Physics
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|Course Description||This Level 4 diploma course gives participants the knowledge and skills which are in demand by the HVAC trade. Students will be expected to carry out systems modification and customization.|
The course is based on both off-the-job and on-the-job training.
Students will gain an in-depth knowledge and experience which may lead them to supervisory roles in the future.
During the course students are also given the opportunity to develop personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in related careers.
|Programme Learning Outcomes||1. Carry out a risk assessment of the surrounding working environment before and after executing an assigned task|
2. Carry out installations, repairs and planned maintenance of existing systems within local refrigerant handling legislation
3. Identify materials, refrigerants and equipment that can be used for specific applications
4. Prepare HVAC components for operation and commissioning.
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