25 Jan 2019

Updated guidance has noted that many existing commitments of EU regulation are intended to apply to UK businesses certified to handle F-Gas products Refcom has published new Brexit guidance for the UK cooling industry outlining how F-Gas regulations are expected to apply to their operations upon the country’s scheduled exit from the EU in late March. The industry body’s lates...

19 Dec 2018

UP-SKILLING OR LEARNING A NEW SKILL SET DOES NOT NEED TO BE DIFFICULT! Some people prefer to have one to one training when learning a new skill set an it can sometimes be a very difficult to find a training provider that delivers one to one training. ACR Training recognise this issue and offer a One to One training solution on our F-Gas training courses. Benefits to One to One tra...

16 Nov 2018

Environment Agency officers are actively policing F-Gas compliance by randomly checking service engineers F-Gas certification and working practices. Reports that a service engineer was reclaiming refrigerant from a system prior to changing the reversing valve at a client’s premises when he was stopped and questioned by the Environment Agency who were passing by. The Environment Age...

16 Nov 2018

Air conditioning and refrigeration firms are becoming increasingly worried about the amount of flammable refrigerant gas being used by engineers without suitable training, writes Ewen Rose The refrigeration and air conditioning safety register, Refcom, is receiving ‘daily calls’ from contractors raising serious safety concerns about the growing number of products designed to work ...