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How up-to-date are your courses?

Our courses are completely up-to-date. We keep in constant touch with the awarding bodies, the Institute of Refrigeration, and we keep our own knowledge updated to ensure that the training you receive is current and in accordance with industry needs.

What is the instructor like?

Our instructors, are very experienced and highly qualified. Patience and being enthusiastic are their watchwords! We are passionate about giving value for money and ensuring that every trainee goes away having got what they paid for and are happy to tell others of their experience.

What qualifications does the instructor have?

Our Instructors are assessors for the Construction Industry Training Board Safe Handling of Refrigerants/Ammonia, and also for CITB Pipework and Brazing Commercial and Industrial. They are also Assessors for City & Guilds 2078/2079, Units 001/002 (Handling Refrigerants) and Units 003/004 (Handling Ammonia).

What certificate will I receive?

This depends on which course you attend. Different courses lead to different qualifications. We offer the following certification:

1. Construction Skills Safe Handling of Refrigerants
2. Construction Skills Safe Handling of Ammonia
3. Construction Skills Pipework & Brazing
4. City & Guilds 2079 Units 001/002
5. City & Guilds 2078 Units 003/004 (Ammonia)
6. H.A.L. Certification of Competence
7. City & Guilds 2382 – 17th Edition

What other types of training do you provide?

As part of a larger training company  DETA 2000 Ltd,  we can offer PAT testing, passport to safety, CIEH Health & Safety, bespoke welding training and forklift truck training courses.

Do you have a Course Brochure for MOD Personnel?

Yes we do, you can download a copy by clicking here.

Ten and Fifteen Day courses are ELCAS approved and are 100% level 3

Do many people fail?

No, they do not. Student numbers are kept to single figures, which gives the instructors enough time to spend with each candidate. A policy of continuous assessment is carried out from the first day of the course. If a candidate experiences any difficulty with any section of the course the instructor devotes extra time to helping him/her.

What does H.A.L. stand for?

Heat, Air, Liquids

What accommodation is available?

There is a wide choice of accommodation in the local area, from economy to luxury. Click here for a selection of hotels.

Do HAL Install and repair domestic and industrial Refrigeration and Air Conditioning equipment

Yes, HAL now offer a full service of installation and repair.


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H.A.L Training

address: HAL Training Services Ltd, Unit 29 J3 Business Centre, Carr Hill, Doncaster. DN4 8DE

phone: 01302 349724

email: info@hal-training.co.uk

Services: Refrigeration Training Services, Airconditioning Training Services, Forklift Training Services, Electrical Engineering Doncaster, Yorkshire, F Gas Training Services