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Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

Keeping refrigeration and air conditioning working is essential to the modern world.

Refrigeration and Air Conditioning could be for you if you like:

  • Fixing things
  • Making things
  • Using tools

More about this skill

The refrigeration and air conditioning engineer is responsible for the design, installation, maintenance, and repair of both systems.

Their work involves domestic and commercial settings, as well as including the construction and transportation sectors, for example in ships and trucks.

Finding solutions to issues involving climate and the environment are the biggest issues for engineers in the refrigeration and air conditioning industry.


Medallists

WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017

  • Photo of SEUNGWOO CHAE

    SEUNGWOO CHAE

    Korea
    Gold

  • Photo of Vadim Poliakov

    Vadim Poliakov

    Russia
    Gold

  • Photo of Zhiqing Wu

    Zhiqing Wu

    China
    Bronze

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Standards Specification

The WorldSkills Standards Specification specifies the knowledge, understanding and specific skills that underpin international best practice in technical and vocational performance. It should reflect a shared global understanding of what the associated work role(s) or occupation(s) represent for industry and business.