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At Channicool, we offer apprentice training and City & Guilds courses throughout Plymouth with fair payment plans. You can pay by debit or credit card, or you can choose a flexible payment term.

Channicool Training Services Limited is a specialist Refrigeration, Air-conditioning, Electrical and Renewable Energy training company. We are a City and Guilds and BPEC approved training centre, offering a vast selection of short and long-term courses including brazing courses, refrigeration and air conditioning diplomas, technical certificates and NVQs, water regulations, vented and unvented course, IEE 17th edition wiring regulations, short electrical and heat pump installation courses plus many others.


All our instructors are qualified teachers and assessors with over 10 years’ experience within their relevant sectors. Each instructor has a proven track record in delivering exceptional results from technical certificates and NVQs to various trade specific short courses.

Our core ethos is to provide the very highest quality training at affordable prices.  We do not cut corners and work hard to ensure trainees leave the centre with the required knowledge and skills to be an asset to your business and customers.  For a friendly, flexible approach to your training needs please contact us directly via the contacts page and we’ll be happy to help find your best solution!

Originally formed by Andy Channon in 2009, we have grown to become a leading training provider in the region with over 200 trainees passing through our doors annually, alongside 20-30 apprentices on their respective 2-year courses.


We have worked hard to build a reputation of excellence, always striving to provide the very highest quality training at affordable prices – ensuring your business continues to reach the demands of its market with an efficient and productive workforce.

We are adept in training both young and mature students and classes are restricted to a maximum of 10 to ensure quality is maintained and you receive the training you deserve!

Channicool Training Services Limited

About Us & our City & Guilds training experience


Apprentice training

Andy Channon

Andy Channon is currently recognised within the industry as one of the top trainers in the country. Andy oversees the refrigeration, air conditioning (heat pump) and electrical departments. His past achievements include his students winning the gold and bronze awards at the prestigious RAC student of the year awards.  This achievement resulted in him being chosen by the City and Guilds to become one of their prestigious External Quality Assurers. One of only three in the United Kingdom at that time.


As Andy has previously held this prestigious City and Guild title, it’s a clear demonstration of the quality of our courses, and ensures that Channicool Training Services Ltd always delivers training to the highest standards for each of our relevant schemes.


Please note: It is the company policy to restrict classes to 10 candidates to ensure effective student and lecturer interaction.

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