New Course – Handling F-gas Mobile Air Conditioning Systems in Certain Motor Vehicles

On the 14th of April 2023, Plunket College of Further Education, Whitehall Dublin successfully launched its new QQI Level 5 course for F-Gas certification.

The day was a tremendous success, with participants from all over Ireland showing up to learn about safe handling and storage of refrigerant gases and the importance of F-Gas certification in the automotive industry.

This new QQI Level 5, F-Gas certification course was developed by Plunket College of Further Education in collaboration with MKW and City of Dublin Education and Training Board.

Delivery of the course was by experienced trainers Keith Walsh and Stephen Monahan who also shared their vast knowledge and expertise with the participants.

The course covered various aspects of F-Gas certification, including regulations, best practices, and safety procedures. The participants were assessed in both theory and practice, where they applied what they learned in real-life situations.

The benefits of the F-Gas certification course in the automotive industry are significant. F-Gas certification is mandatory for any individual who wants to work with air conditioning systems that contain refrigerants. This includes mechanics, engineers, and technicians who work in the automotive industry.

Upcoming course dates:

Monday 12th June 2023 – Fully Booked

Tuesday 13th June 2023 – Fully Booked

Friday 16th June 2023 – Fully Booked

Tuesday 27th June 2023 – Fully Booked

To express an interest in booking a place on the F- Gas certification course please email