CPD Courses

CIBSE Approved CPD Courses

Airedale offer a selection of tailored, CIBSE approved air conditioning CPD courses, using our expertise to help you on your professional journey.

CPD Course Training


Subject to demand, Airedale will tailor courses to specific needs. Individual sections can be taken from any of our courses to provide training on specific topics. Some of our training involves practical work, and these courses are generally held at Airedale’s training centre in Leeds. Other courses can be provided at your premises. A selection of approved courses are listed below, but feel free to contact us to discuss your needs:




A short course (approx. 30mins – 1 hour) providing a full introduction to F-Gases and the legislation and issues surrounding them. Gain an understanding of flammable refrigerants and the future of F-Gas.

Topics covered:

  • What is GWP?
  • Where are HFCs used?
  • Phasedown issues
  • Refrigerant shortages
  • Refrigerant alternatives
  • What is flammability?
  • Leak detection
  • Changes to EN378
  • What does the future hold?
Ecodesign: Chillers and Tier 2 CPD

Ecodesign: Chillers and Tier 2

Airedale’s popular Ecodesign CPD has been updated for 2021, taking into account the move to Tier 2 for Lot 21 products. This presentation focuses on chillers.

Topics covered:

  • Ecodesign overview
  • Ecodesign in HVAC
  • Phasedown issues
  • Ecodesign metrics and minimum standards
  • Tier 2 and required manufacturer data
  • Ecodesign enforcement: What to look out for
Commercial Mechanical Ventilation and Heat Recovery (MVHR) CPD

Commercial Mechanical Ventilation and Heat Recovery (MVHR)

This course is aimed at giving those involved in the HVAC supply chain an introduction to MVHR, including key functions and applications, component parts and their main features and an understanding of current legislation and performance standards.

Topics covered:

  • Definitions and applications
  • Anatomy
  • Standards and legislation
  • Future of MVHR

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Air conditioning & refrigeration courses are run at our state-of-the-art training centre in Leeds, UK, providing delegates with the perfect environment to learn, develop and grow their air conditioning and refrigeration skills.



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