2 day course

BC6 Control of Cooling Systems

A detailed, technical course relating to refrigeration and psychometrics, focusing on how the refrigeration process operates, and the relationship with other parts of the cooling system.

This is an advanced course for engineers and technicians who have a good level of knowledge and a recommended minimum of two years’ experience within the industry. It is also recommended that candidates complete BC1 Fundamentals of HVAC & Building Technology first.

The cost of the BC6 Refrigeration Technology course is £440 + VAT for BCIA members. For non-members, the cost is £600 + VAT.

Course content

  • Fundamentals of thermodynamics refrigerants
  • The h, log p chart
  • Mechanical design of compression refrigeration plant
  • The compression refrigeration circuit in the h, log p chart
  • Heat pump technology
  • The absorption cycle
  • Optimising chiller plant

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