Refrigeration & AC Systems Mechanic 313A Pre-Exam Course

Our Courses are offered at our locations in Toronto, Barrie, Cambridge, London, Oshawa, and Ottawa.

Refrigeration & AC Systems Mechanic 313A Pre-Exam is a preparation course for individuals who will be attempting the 313A Certification of Qualifications Examination administered by the Skilled Trades Ontario (STO). You must have 5 years of 9,000 hours of field experience in a related trade to qualify to write the exam.   For more details, please see course information below. 

Refrigeration & AC Systems Mechanic 313A Pre-Exam Course Information

Length60 hours
Course ScheduleMonday to Thursday, 5:30pm – 10:30pm. Ottawa and Cambridge only, 2 or 3 evenings. Click the apply button below to view the schedule by campus location.
DescriptionThis program does not require approval under the Ontario Career Colleges Act, 2005.

This is a preparation course for individuals who will be attempting the Refrigeration and A/C Systems Mechanic 313A Certification of Qualifications (C of Q) Examination administered by the Skilled Trades Ontario (STO).

Individuals who are currently enrolled in an apprenticeship program or have received permission from Skilled Trades Ontario to challenge and want a review before writing the C of Q exam are highly recommended to register!

A Refrigeration and A/C Systems Mechanic licence will enable you to work on any cooling and heating-cooling combination systems including geo-exchange systems in residential, industrial, commercial and institutional settings. Specifically, you will be able to plan, lay out, install, start-up, maintain, service, repair, test, verify, commission and decommission refrigeration and AC systems, electronic components and their accessories.

In Ontario, the 313A licence is a Red Seal licence, which means that it is valid across all of Canada.

Furthermore, you do not need to have a 313D license before you can attempt the 313A C of Q exam.
Course OutlineThis course will provide you with an in-depth theoretical review of all modules to ensure that you have the knowledge that meet industry standards of practice for the trade.
ExamNone.
HiMark only offers the course and does not administer the C of Q exam. Students are recommended to book their exam through Skilled Trades Ontario (STO) prior to registration.
Pre-requisiteNone.
However, you must be able to provide proof to Skilled Trades Ontario (STO) of at least 5 years (or 9,000 hours) of field experience in a related trade to qualify to write the C of Q exam.
Application Processing FeeFull Payment of $1,547.54 upon registration. Non-Refundable Application Processing fee of $100.00.
Course Cost$1,547.54
This is an all-inclusive price including application processing fee, applicable taxes, tuition and course book fees. Prices are subject to change.

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