You will learn about the principles of refrigeration, refrigerants and
refrigeration systems, compressors and evaporators, condensers, cooling
towers and heat pumps, refrigeration control and accessories, how to
operate and maintain compression refrigeration systems, and absorption
systems. If you are interested in learning refrigeration or currently operate
refrigeration and air conditioning equipment, you will benefit from this
introductory course is intended to prepare students to write the Technical
Safety Authority of Saskatchewan exam for the Refrigeration Plant
Operator’s Certificate. Provincial testing is not included – contact the
Technical Safety Authority of Saskatchewan (1-866-530-8599) to ensure
that you have met exam and certification requirements (i.e. operating
experience) and to book an exam sitting.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic serves 27,000 distinct students through applied learning opportunities at campuses in Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon, and through extensive distance education opportunities. Programs serve every economic and public service sector. As a polytechnic, the organization provides the depth of learning appropriate to employer and student need, including certificate, diploma and degree programs, and apprenticeship training. Saskatchewan Polytechnic engages in applied research, drawing on faculty expertise to support innovation by employers, and providing students the opportunity to develop critical thinking skills.