F Gas and R32

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Organisation profile

Daikin Europe N.V. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of heating, ventilation and refrigeration for the residential, commercial and industrial markets.

With more than 95 years of experience in air conditioning and climate control solutions, we are selling in 150 countries world wide with 90 manufacturing facilities and 70,263 staff to support our extensive portfolio of products. 

Training aim

Firstly to explain the F Gas regulations and its general scope and secondly to show why R32 refrigerant is seen as a viable solution within the context of the regulation.

Learning objectives

To have an understanding of the F Gas regulations and why it has been introduced, whilst also focusing on R32 and its characteristics.

Course outline

We will examine the F Gas regulation and discuss how this has dictated a move away from HFC refrigerants that have a high GWP. We will discuss why R32 is the preferred refrigerant for many manufacturers in some products evaluating its thermodynamic performance and general character as a refrigerant.

Trainer's profile

Paul Keyes

Has worked in the Air Conditioning and Refrigeration industry for almost 40 years, having worked firstly in the contracting sector as a time served engineer installing and servicing a variedrange of products in a multitude of applications.

The last 25 years have been spent in the multi national manufacturing environment in various roles such as field quality assurance, product training, and in recent years as a consultant sales engineer. 

Course duration

45 minutes to 1 hour.

Assessment & certification


Who should attend

Anyone who would like an overview of the benefits of VRV technology


None specified.