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Contact Us Today! ACRA - Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Academy ACRA - Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Academy

•  Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology One (Basic)

•  Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology Two (Intermediate)

•  Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology Three
   (Intermediate / Advanced)

•  Diploma in Air Conditioning & Refrigeration (Technology Four)

•  Electrical One (Basic)

•  Electrical Two (Intermediate)

•  Electrical Three (Advanced)

•  Installation, Maintenance & Repair of Split, Console & Window    Units

•  Basic Automotive Air Conditioning

•  Scaffolding (Including Usage, Erection & Inspection)

 BMS Control Systems

Refrigeration Pipework Installations

•  Polyethylene/Aluminium Composite Plastic Refrigerant Tubing

•  Drain Piping for HVAC&R

•  Steel Piping Installation (pertaining to HVAC&R industry)

•  Duct Work Installation

•  Duct Work Manufacturing

•  Pipe Grooving Course

•  Evaporative Cooling Installation/Commissioning

•  Evaporative Cooling Sizing/System Selection/Design Aspects

•  Pipework

•  Welding, Brazing & Cutting

•  Hydrocarbon Safety Course (Domestic, Light Commercial    Refrigeration)

•  Domestic Refrigeration

•  First Aid Level 1

•  First Aid Level 2 & 3

•  Fire Fighting

•  merSETA Apprenticeship - Refrigeration Mechanic (Industrial &    Commercial)

•  merSETA Learnership - National Certificate in Air Conditioning,    Refrigeration & Ventilation Level 2, 3 & 4

•  SAQCC/SARACCA Authorised Refrigeration Practitioner Course
   (Safe Handling)

•  SAQCC/SARACCA Authorised Refrigeration Practitioner

•  Trade Test Preparation – Refrigeration Mechanic

•  Trade Test Assessment – Refrigeration Mechanic

Courses / Skills Programs Available:

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology Two


Module Codes:

MA16, MA17; RSY1; FA8; RF15, RF16, RF17, RF18, RF19; LU2, LU5, LU6; DR2, DR3, DR4, DR7, DR12

Entry Requirements:

All candidates must have completed Technology 1 and Electrical 1 Courses.


This course represents the fundamentals and  aspects of the theoretical knowledge and practical skills required by all persons wishing to work in the air conditioning and/or the refrigeration fields. This course forms the second stage and as such is imperative the all persons complete the course. Technology 2, 3 and the diploma course follow.  No previous knowledge or experience is required. The course has a full theory and practical component.


Upon successful completion of this course the student will have the understanding of the Fundamentals of airconditioning, Superheat setting and the importance there of, sub-cooling, Pressure switch setting determination and actual setting on an installation, Basic refrigeration commissioning techniques and procedures, Types of refrigeration systems, Types of air conditioning systems, evaporative coolers, air conditioning components, heating, Critical charging student has the opportunity to further his studies. The range of study progresses through air conditioning and refrigeration to and including large central plants.

Examples of Skills:

Fault finding / basic commissioning / walk in fridges / freezer / air con units / critical charging / humidity / recovery of refrigerants/ servicing/ belt drives tensioning and alignment / couplings / bearings / various systems and their operation and application / controls and safety devices / vapor barriers / evaporative cooling installation.


10 days,  Monday to Friday, from 08:00 to 15:00.

* Johannesburg Branch (Head Office):

Dates 2020:


* KZN Branch (Umbilo):

Dates 2020:


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