brilliant Careers

Learn more about the people working in refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pumps in this section


How about a career in cooling?The refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump industries provide many opportunities for careers in designers, installation, service and maintenance, manufacturing, research, sales and management. Structured qualifications from Apprenticeships through to Degrees in Engineering and Environmental Services are available. See or view or video below for an introduction and to hear from people currently working in the cooling world.






Fantastic Fridges comes from the Institute of Refrigeration, a UK Charitable Incorporated Organisation (no 1166869) which promotes the advancement of refrigeration technologies in all their applications for the public benefit. See for more details. The Institute of Refrigeration represents over 3000 individuals working at all levels in the industry in the UK and abroadpeople currently working in the cooling world.

Meet Fantastic Fridge live at the Big Bang Science Fair and associated local careers events. If you would like to find more about our cooling roadshow or arrange for a speaker on refrigeration careers for your school see


Cool Science Timelapse from The Big Bang Fair 2015 produced by IOR member Chris Vallis on Vimeo.