About Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
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.
The ChallengeCompetitors are required to:
- Interpret piping diagrams, plans and specifications
- Select and use appropriate tools and materials required for installation
- Fabrication of cooling coil in accordance to the diagrams
- Carry out work safely throughout the competition
This skill area is conducted via internal selection in WSS 2023