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James Marsh

Fantastic, to be taught by 'the best in the business', would recommend to any one wanting to do an F Gas course. Thanks ever so much for your time and effort, it's been a pleasure to do the course with you guys.

Graham Salmon (Air 4 all seasons)

I really enjoyed the course, I will continue recommending Ellis Training to people I know who want air conditioning or refrigeration training in a friendly, relaxed yet efficient environment.

Chris Watson

Just a thank you note for the Cat 1 F Gas course completed today. Every single member of your team are a real credit to you. I've been on courses at other facilities and to be honest found them really boring and hard work. What a fantastic teaching technique you have. I really enjoyed my course and will definitely recommend you to my colleagues and see you in the future for further courses. Thanks again.

Fraser Hale (En -Technologies Ltd)

Just like to thank the staff for all the help and support provided over the three days of my recent F-Gas course. Really enjoyed the experience - excellent presentation of both the theoretical and practical aspects.

Mark Elijah - Eurostar

Ellis Training Works level of excellence is truly the best I have experienced in 25 years of engineering, I was apprentice trained by British Instructors and coming to this facility was a reminder of the British standard of old.

Joseph Gordon Mills

Tutors are clearly very intelligent and their way of breaking down complex processes and theories, like thermodynamics, is fantastic, they make it simple and more importantly understandable. Thank you very much for your time and more importantly patience!

Kurt Hargus

I learnt a lot and would recommend work mates to attend.

Lee Butler

I found all of the tutors to be very knoweldgeable and made plenty of time to explain everything.

Ashley Mould

Fantastic course and teachers

Syed Khurram

I am really happy to get this certificate from your Institute, it really made me feel confident now.

Dave Corbey

Excellent course, enjoyable, made me think, learnt a great deal of very useful information that I will use in the field. Thank you.

Muhammad Shami

Highly recommended to colleagues in similar field.

David Ham

To all staff, thank you for making a stressful time enjoyable.

Vincent Beirne

A great course that is delivered in an interesting and effective way. Suitable for people without prior experience of A/C systems.

David Collier

Thank you very much. I have thoroughly enjoyed my course. I will be ensuring that my colleagues know about the centre.

John Williams

Hi to All, thanks for a great week. The best course I've been on, very well run, great atmosphere and the trainers are down to earth and easy to talk to and are more than willing to help, 5 stars.

Craig Rudge

Will be recommending Ellis to anyone who would like to become a RAC course

Michael Payton

All training was excellent, highly enjoyable and all staff are friendly.

Byron Lloyd Keppler

Great guys and brilliant at what they do, they have increadible knowledge.

Brendon Walton

It is always good to gain knowledge from people from the old way, when standards were more professional and a higher quality.

Noel Bastianpulle

John is inspirational and Mick is a motivated guy who was very pleasant and helpful.

Pierre Butcher

VERY knowledgable - able to answer all questions - what a pleasure and thank you very much.

Gordon da Silva

It is a great training facility, keep up the good work.

Mark Elijah - Eurostar

Ellis Training Works level of excellence is truly the best I have experienced in 25 years of engineering, I was apprentice trained by British Instructors and coming to this facility was a reminder of the British standard of old.

Julie Pringle (Mitsubishi Electric)

Enjoyed every minute of the 7189 Diploma course - thank you everyone at Ellis Training.

Duncan Nattress

Very tough course but excellent instructors have been a great help.

John Paul

Very, very, good tutors. Thanks!

Ben Boyd

All excellent, very knowledgeable on the subject.

Nick Ayres (Tascor)

This is the second time I have been to a F Gas course and compared to the other company this was by far more in depth and concise with 'real' facts, unlike the other who didn't have a clue apart from how to charge....money that is!

Keith Ball (Airtech)

Both practical and theory was well taught. Humour, seriousness and order of learning was all in good balance. Thoroughly enjoyed the course and team. Thank you.

Lewis Gray

Thank you for a brilliant week!

Paul Robertson (Evolve UK)

The tuition and the way that the tutors passed on their experience was first class, have had a great two weeks on the New Starter course.

Steve Watson (Zenergy Heating)

Overall fantastic course. So much to learn and 5 days is not enough. But with the basic grounding you have given it is our job to master the skills on the field.

Declan McMahon

Found course well run and teaching standards to be excellent. Thank you all!!!!

Andy Pearcy

It was great to meet Joy and John on Friday, and cannot tell you how impressed I was with your training centre. I am a definate on this upcoming course.

Eric Dunn

Very pleased with the course made me realise a lot of my bad practices which should now be rectified.

Terri Robinson

Thanks to everyone for your help, patience, knowledge and your time!

Jimmy Vella (Southern Cement)

Really enjoyed being here, have gained so much knowledge. Thank you ALL very much. Excellent.

Henry Bartlett-Ellis

Bloody hard work! But very interesting.

Ian Stone (Refcool Refrigeration Ltd)

Just a very brief email to thank you all for the last 3 day course. As always a great presentation with much knowledge gained by both George (Pete) and my self.
And we both passed!!!

Mike McGrath

Tutors and staff are excellent. Thanks

Sydney MacDonald

Really enjoyed the course.

Victor Garcia

I have to say that the professionalism and the quality of the personnel are excellent. Thank you very much for helping me achieve on of my goals.

Martin Callister (Maersk)

Very good course with excellent staff. Thank you!

Daniel Punt

Well set our course, helped not being in a classroom all day, having practical in the afternoon. Good to have advice on examinations before you go in (helps settle the nerves a bit).

Carl Hutchings (Service Line)

Very enjoyable overall, have got what I wanted out of the 5 day fgas course, to be able to connect and make diagnostic decisions on the heat packs (refrigeration packs) operation and capacity performance.

Lee Betts

Very pleased with the training received on the 5 day fgas. It has been a very good refresher course, gaining valuable knowledge.

Terence Shearer (The Pump Practitioners)

I really enjoyed the wide scope covered during the bespoke brazing course. Much appreciated

Jamie Moss (CPL Services)

Both John and Mick are excellent teachers and have managed to achieve a great deal in a very short amount of time with me. Many Thanks

Howard Robbins (Solar 21)

Could I ask you to thank John, Mick and Ben for the superb level of training and guidance last week. I learnt, and more importantly, understood a colossal amount last week, for which I am very grateful. Keep up the great work, I would not hesitate to recommend Ellis Training.

Daniel Ventham (Chapman's Refrigeration)

This 5 day F Gas course has given me knowledge of why and how refrigeration works. It has given me more confidence when working with refrigeration and air conditioning. Very enjoyable and informative course, thank you.

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Mark Davies

Everything ran brilliantly, great tutors and Thank you.

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Stephen Hitchcock (Icicle Services Limited)

It's been a good week with a positive result. Have enjoyed the training and methods, staff are a credit to Ellis Training.

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Dan Briscoe

Very good teacher, he was very helpful and made me feel relaxed and confident on the 5 day FGas course.

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Joe Axelrod (Ensave Limited)

I have just received my F-Gas certificate through, and wanted to say a massive thank you for another truly amazing course.

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Andrew Frogson (Theatre Royal)

The 5 day F Gas course is probably the best course I have ever been on, and I have been on many.

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Rob Whybrow (Andalucia Yacht Services)

From starting the 5 day F Gas course with very little knowledge of refrigeration the course has given me an excellent understanding of the principals and fault finding.

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Christian O'Neill

To cram so much information into such a short course is remarkable, thank you.

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Ian Chittick (Aran Services)

I visited your training centre last week to attend the F-Gas training course and I just wanted to thank everyone involved at Ellis Training for all their help to get me through the course. I have been to other training centers and the standard of training and technical knowledge in comparison to yourselves is very poor. Although the course was quite difficult the way it was set out and explained gave a complete novice like myself the ability to learn and understand the systems involved. I will certainly be recommending your training centre and I hope that I get an opportunity to visit you again for more training. Thank you once again.

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Mark West (Franklynair)

Excellent course, excellent facilities and excellent tutors. Couldn’t ask for more!

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Stephen Fitzgerald

I would like to pass on my thanks to all, as each persons individual needs were met, which is sometimes not possible and this makes for excellent tutors.

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Allan Combe (PFMS)

I have enjoyed the 5 day F Gas and would say it has been a very good learning curve. The training was given in a professional manner.

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Daniel Scott (MITIE)

I was made to feel at ease. The theory was explained very well within a good atmosphere.

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Robert Byrne (Aldi Stores Ltd)

Excellent Course. Put over in an understandable way. Well organised and would recommend Ellis Training to Colleagues.

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Robert Winchcombe (Monteray)

Spot on course, brilliant tutors.

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Steve Baker

Very enjoyable week, good tuition, no wasted time. Great pub food.

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Peter Benton (MHJ Electrical Ltd)

Advice on pre exam was good so as people knew what to how to tackle exam. Stages of principles were laid out in the right sequence so as it was not over powering.

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Carrier Transicold

The F Gas Cat 1 training offered by Ellis Training Centre is taught in such a professional way that they make it suitable for all levels of technician and engineer. The layout and good facilities sets a nice training environment and everything you need to know about the F Gas requirement and more is taught during the week. It’s a course we recommend.

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Greg Smith

The theory was put across in an easy to undertand and engaging manner, thoroughly enjoyed the whole course so thanks to everyone at Ellos Training Works.

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Nayyer Sheikh (Sapphire Cooling)

I really enjoyed the course, I would like to do more courses at Ellis Training.

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Luivis Hernandez Santiesteban

They’ve been brilliant, I’m very pleased for their hard work, patience etc many thanks to all of you guys.

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Paul Blunden (Air Conditioning Online)

Pre exam advice on taking the test was very helpful. Thank you

Don Tompsett (Commercial Refrigeration Services)

I came up to Ellis Training to complete my practical C&G cat 1 2079 on the 28 06 11. I just wanted to let you know from the initial call to yourself the prompt booking and on the day training & assessment with John was very efficient and professional with excellent facilities to be highly recommended.

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M.A. Kinglsey Jayawardhana

All staff are very experienced and educated in RAC, teaching methods and practical methods were of a high standard.

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Chris Scotter (Speed and Street)

Very much enjoyed the course and teaching was good and easy to follow. Gone away with a lot more knowledge which in turn will make me a more confident engineer out on the field. Thank s very much for your efforts.

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Bharat Shah (Servequip Ltd)

Teachers are great and so are the support/ office staff! Very welcoming and hospitable attitude!

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Gareth Payne (Delta House Maintenance)

Great course, will recommend.

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Stuart Sangster - Marsh (Manor Concepts)

Spot on experience, well sorted.

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Thomas Patterson (Patterson Engineering and Refrigeration)

Tutors and course excellent, really benefited from course even though I am an experienced engineer.

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Simon Brooker (SLB)

Tutors excellent, very approachable, with a good sense of humour that goes a long way to helping the nerves.

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Philip Kennett (Asadul)

The course is run in a very professional but friendly “laid back” manner. It helped me to relax and therefore remember more information. I would recommend Ellis Training Works to any engineers.

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Lee Davidson (Lee Cooling Ltd)

Appreciate the 'old school' delivery and attitude, plus the obvious level of knowledge and experience of the staff.

Anthony Collins (Capitol Group)

Found the course daunting for three days but if you knuckle down and take in as much as possible you will pass and look back and see that it was worth it. Also you will be that bit cleverer and wiser.

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Shaun Cannon (R.J. Wilson Electrical Ltd)

I would like to thank all your staff at Ellis Training who helped me gain my F Gas Category 1. All instructors were very good at getting the training across and made each and everyone fell at ease. Thank you very much.

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Simon Bouchen (C T Repairs)

Superb course, made me feel welcome, all questions answered clearly, all information given in practical and method was clear and concise.

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Jared Furbank (J K Russell Ltd)

Very enjoyable and well taught.

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Robin Mitchell

Good course, good tutors, excellent balance.

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Joe Lake (Joe Lake Refrigeration Services)

Found the team at Ellis Training very helpful and professional, well done to all.

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M. Shanmugalingam (APV Services)

Depth of knowledge from teachers - brilliant.

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Brian Fennell

Believe it or not and enjoyable experience. Removed a lot of cobwebs and put to bed a lot of 'theories'.

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Allan Turner (David Blakey Services Ltd)

Very relaxed and friendly staff. All good.

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Sean Gillard (Iceabar)

I really enjoyed the course and found everybody very helpful. Tutors explain everything very clearly. I will hopefully come here again and recommend you to anybody that is looking for training. Thanks for everything.

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Mick Brooker (Optimum Group Services PLC)

May I take this opportunity on behalf of Optimum to thank all at Ellis training for the quality of training that myself and our engineers have received this week on our 3 day F-gas course. The course was well presented, delivered and most importantly received. I have been in this trade for some time now and it goes to show how all of us can learn where quality lecturing is given. But I would expect nothing else from those lecturers involved.

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David Heron (Alpine group)

Great teaching, great facilities.

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Robert Hocking (R H Air Solutions)

Really happy with the course everyone is friendly thats why I returned here and always will for all training. I like the fact that you do Help for Heroes. Great stuff Guys.

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Colin Mitchell (Selex Galileo)

Very good course excellent tutors (F GAS cat 1 5 day). Looking forward to doing the City & Guilds electrical inspection & testing later in the year.

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Dave Peters

Thanks gents, have really (truly) enjoyed it and it was well worthwhile. many Thanks

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Andreas Politis

I am very satisfied I attended this course, F Gas 5 day, because I really developed my knowledge and got new information for the future of my job. Thanks a lot.

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Anthony Barrett

Thanks for your help and support. I will spread the news to other engineers.

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Peter O'Donnell (Selex Galileo)

Due to my lack of experience in this industry I thought this course [F Gas Cat 1, 5 day] was superb. For a beginner everything was covered. The best lecturers I have ever had on a training course! Everything was explained superbly. Thanks so much for all your help!!!

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Stewart Brown (Selex Galileo)

The 5 day course provided a good overview of the course material for the new F Gas regulations and City & Guilds 2079.

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Chris Hill (C C H Refrigeration Ltd)

Hi there, thank you very much for the fantastic training that you provided for me recently on my F Gas course. I thought that all of your tutors were extremely helpfull. Especially I remember the pep talk from John just before we sat the exam, I believe that his advice on our approach to sitting an examination was ever so helpful and enabled me to maximise the marks I achieved.

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Sam Burger (Selex Galileo)

Excellent course, very friendly and helpful lecturers. Learned a lot in a short space of time and the facilities are superb.

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Mark Hart (Middleton Maintenance)

Thoroughly enjoyed the course and thought every tutor was brilliant. Well done for an excellent course.

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Danny Lowe

Clear and concise teaching by a great team. Many thanks.

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Paul Newman (On-Site Maintenance Solutions Ltd)

Excellent course pitched at the right level for all skill levels. Thank you very much.

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Danny Rumble (Danimak)

Very very good course, excellent tutors with great knowledge. Very much enjoyed the whole week!

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Trevor Davies (CPL Group)

Excellent course have learnt a lot on the understanding of refrigeration and air conditioning.

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Chris Clarke (Sutton Cooling Services Ltd)

I truly had a great experience at Ellis Training Centre the training has opened me up wanting more due to the simple way in which the subject was broken down and I'm more comfortable with the knowledge gained.

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Martin Norton (3CL)

Great course, I will be able to put much learnt into practice in the field. Thanks

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Del French (Selex Galileo)

A big thank you to all of the staff at Ellis Traning Works for taking me from being a complete novice on refrigeration to being a holder of the FGas Category 1 (C & G 2079) qualification in just 5 days. Excellent hands on and theoretical training from all trainers and all delivered by people who obviously know their subject inside out and impart it to others in a down to earth and friendly manner.

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Mark Hines (LM Plumbing and Heating)

Firstly I would like to thank you, I recently attended the F Gas, Split air conditioning installation and commissioning and Service and maintenance courses and found the courses and tutors to be excellent. I would also like to know if it would be possible for me at this stage to start the City and Guilds Technical Certificate level 2 and then progress on to the level 3 at a later stage?

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Dennis Gwynne (Andrews Sykes Group PLC)

Just a quick note of thanks and appreciation for the excellent City & Guilds 2079 F Gas Qualification course your company are running. To date 3 of the 10 engineers we have booked have successfully completed and gained the relevant qualification. Two of the candidates Matthew Stapley & Mark Key are very experienced refrigeration engineers.
Both of them thought the course was not only very well run, but very informative and interesting. Even after 20 years each in the industry they both said they had learned something new and quote. “Brilliant”, “Best course I have ever been on”, “Knows his stuff”.
Also having the option to book the 10 course dates and then send which ever engineer we wanted has made life a lot easier to work around holidays, major projects etc.

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Lawrence Workman (Herts Cooling Ltd)

We have sent our engineers to Ellis Training Works since its inception and found the level of training to be far superior to that experienced at other training organisations. We have trainees finishing their courses and being able to immediately demonstrate a very high level of understanding.

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Joe Collins (Associated Cooling Services Ltd)

Many thanks to you and all the Ellis Training team for making the F Gas City & Guilds 2079 course so enjoyable and informative. I attended the course ahead of our employees to try and ascertain which of our engineers should attend the three and five day course. I am sure it will come as no surprise to you that given the amount of information that needs to be taken on board in such a short period of time, I feel that the majority of engineers will need the five day course. My colleague has already been in touch to secure future spaces. Companies deciding not to take this training will be taking a major risk.

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Steve Glasby

Many thanks to you and all your staff for helping me pass the F Gas course last week, it was good fun and also good personal achievement too.

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Rick Baxter (Natural AC LTD)

With regards to the recent F Gas course that I attended recently. I was very impressed with the standard that Ellis Training provided.

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Kevin Bright (Eton Associates)

I thought I must drop you a quick email thanking you for such a well run course. The enthusiasm expressed by all the lectures for the subject was great, and this made the course very enjoyable.

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Dave Parsons (Dunham-Bush Limited)

The course was conducted in a friendly and relaxed environment. I found the theory side of the course to be refreshing with regards to the rules and regulations and on certain elements of theory not used in my every day role as an engineer. I would recommend the course to those that have not gained their F Gas certificate already.

Ken Johnston

A comprehensive 5 day F Gas course, well managed, where the pieces reel into place on day 4.

Chris Georgiou

Very much enjoyed the course and have learned lots.

Shaun Buckley

The tutors are fantastic! Great training received, I feel highly confident in my new abilities.

Harrison Lane

Made a possible boring course enjoyable and interesting.