Course Description

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration certification covers installation and troubleshooting of both AC and DC electrical systems for refrigeration air management system, related plumbing systems and refrigeration systems. The course also covers troubleshooting and repair of system mechanical components, installation and troubleshooting of reverse-cycle air conditioning systems.

Topics & Standards Covered

  • Common components and design of refrigeration systems
  • Associated AC and DC electrical considerations
  • Ducting and air-flow considerations and troubleshooting
  • Installation and troubleshooting of cooling-water circulation systems
  • Installing and troubleshooting refrigeration systems
  • Troubleshooting and repairing mechanical components
  • Installation and troubleshooting specific reverse cycle systems

ABYC Standards

  • E-11, AC & DC Electrical Systems On Boats
  • A-6, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Equipment
  • H-22, Electric Bilge Pump Systems
  • H-27, Seacocks, Through Hull Fittings, and Drain Plugs

Code of Federal Regulations

  • 40 CFR, Protection of the Environment (EPA)

Exam/Credit Details

  • Available only in a self-study format, Click Here for details
  • Exam only Fees: Member $295 – Nonmember $595
  • The exam is comprised of 176 questions
  • The passing score: 84%
  • Timed Exam: 3.5 Hours
  • CEUs available: 32


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