British Columbia Institute of


HVAC 0100 - Refrigeration C of Q Refresher

Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

Prepares tradespersons to write the examination for the Red Seal (Interprovincial) endorsement / Certificate of Qualification as a Refrigeration Mechanic. The course reviews the theoretical knowledge of the trade. Topics include: refrigeration theory, reciprocating compressors, condensers, evaporators, flow control devices and accessories. Contact the Industry Training Authority (ITA) at or 1-866-660-6011 to determine eligibility requirements for writing the certification examination.


Documented trade related work experience of 10,830 hours.





Winter 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 78243

Sat Jan 12 - Sat Mar 30 11 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 12 - Mar 30 Sat 07:00 - 13:30 BBY



Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim




  1. Contact the Industry Training Authority at 778-328-8700 or toll free (within BC) at 1-866-660-6011 to determine eligilbility and to schedule an examination. No class Saturday February 16, 2019 - stat holiday weekend. Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the process for challenging a trade certification examination.
  • Identify the tasks that will be tested on the Red Seal examination,
  • Self-assess preparedness to write the Certification of Qualification with Red Seal Endorsement (IP) examination

Effective as of Fall 2015


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