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Course Overview

The course will cover the Standard Operating Procedure in handling refrigerant in a typical chiller. Various methods of refrigerant recovery methods and safety measures will be discussed. This course includes a half day practical hands on session for participants to carry out refrigerant recovery process when a chiller is decommissioned.

Entry Requirements

Minimum 3 years of work experience. The course will be delivered in English. Theory and practical tests will also be conducted in English.

What You'll Learn

  • Understand the Refrigerant Cycle
  • Explain the differences in properties of refrigerant used in various cooling systems
  •  Explain the environmental impact of refrigerant
  • Elaborate the safety requirements when carrying out the refrigerant recovery process
  • Classify refrigerants according to ASHRAE 34 standards
  • Perform checks and preparation work for refrigerant recovery
  • Perform refrigerant recovery for positive and negative pressure refrigerant
  • Record and document the recovery process





Participants will be issued with a Certificate of Accomplishment upon meeting 75% of the required course attendance and passed the assessments.

Course Schedule

Intake Info Application Closing Date Course Duration

7 - 8 October 2021

21 - 22 October 2021

24 September 2021

1 October 2021

2 Days
9am – 5pm


Course Fees

Fee Type Item Course Fees
(w GST) 
Full Course Fee S$749.00
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 years old / Singapore Permanent Residents S$224.70
Singapore Citizen aged 40 & above/SME-Company sponsored Singapore Citizen & PR S$84.70

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Please note that participants should achieve at least 75% of attendance and sit for the assessment at the end of the course. Participants who fail to meet the requirements will be withdrawn from their funding eligibility and participant/company sponsor will be requested to make payment for the difference in the course fee, which is the funded amount.

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Course Contact

  • 67881212
  • 8.30am – 6.00pm (Mon – Thu)

    8.30am – 5.30pm (Fri)

    Closed on Sat, Sun & Public Holidays

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  • Website: https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy
    Temasek Polytechnic
    East Wing Block 1A,
    Level 3, Unit 81
    21 Tampines Ave 1
    Singapore 529757


  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel a course with low enrolment.

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