HVACR Technician – Basic


HVACR Technician – Basic


Eurovent Middle East, in collaboration with the Centro Studi Galileo training centre, offers a series of technical trainings for RAC Technicians, engineers and servicing personnel. The HVACR Technician -Basic course will provide a thorough introduction to this technology starting from the basis, such as the cooling cycle, thermodynamics, components and equipment and the fundamental techniques.

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Course details


HVACR Technician - Basic


2 days


Entry level (RAC technicians with low experience or none)


750 EUR

Course contents

  • Unit of measurement, physical quantities, thermometry
  • Heat propagation
  • The refrigeration circuit
  • General analysis of the system
  • Thermo dynamics of the refrigeration circuit in relation to new and traditional refrigerants
  • “Pressure-enthalpy” diagrams of the various refrigerants in use
  • Complete analysis of the refrigeration circuit and its essential parts
  • Expected Pressures in the system
  • Reading of pressure gauges in relation to the various fluids in use, applications and ambient conditions
  • Practical and theoretical exercises on the use of the diagram for calculation of the cooling load required
  • Expansion with capillary or expansion valve
  • Various types of expansion valves and their operation
  • Choosing the compressors, evaporators, condensers
  • Calculation of the cooling capacity of the essential components
  • Compressors, different types of construction and operation
  • Condensers and evaporators in the static and ventilated version
  • New refrigerants: low, medium and high temperature refrigerant applications
  • Selection of the right refrigerant according to industrial, commercial and domestic applications and installations
  • Demonstration of all refrigeration equipment
  • Analysis of the components of a refrigeration system
  • Liquid and humidity flow indicators
  • Solenoid valves
  • Liquid Receivers – Liquid separators
  • Maximum/ minimum/ differential Pressure Switch
  • Thermostats
  • Control Pressure Switch
  • Oil separators with automatic discharge
  • Anti-vibration joints
  • Defrosting Systems
  • Filling in the system logbook
  • Trouble shooting and evaluation
  • Debate
  • Knowledge test


Please pre-register for this course here. We will keep you informed about upcoming dates and locations.

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