EX01-EX04 Gas & Vapors

5 Days

General principles: flammable limits UEL/LEL, flashpoint, ignition temperature, relative density, area classification to BS EN60079

10-1, gas grouping, temperature classification & ingress protection.

Standards, Certification and marking, EU Directives ATEX 95 & ATEX 137, Equipment Categories and EPL's.

Flameproof EEx 'd' protection.

Increased safety EEx 'e' protection

Type EEx 'n', 'nR', 'nA', 'nC' & 'nL' protection

Pressurisation EEx 'px', 'py' & 'pz' protection.

Intrinsic safety EEx 'ia', 'ib' & 'ic' protection.

Other methods of protection, EEx 'o', EEx 'q',EEx 'ma', 'mb' & 'mc'

Combined (hybrid) methods of protection

Selection & installation of equipment to BS EN60079-14 including wiring systems: cables, cable glands and cable gland accessories.

Inspection of equipment to BS EN 60079-17 and induction to competence validation testing.

Permit to work system and safe isolation

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EX01-EX04 Gas & Vapors

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About this course

This course is designed for those involved in the selection, installation and inspection of equipment intended for use in hazardous locations. Based on ATEX and IEC standards, this course includes a combination of hands on training and expert evaluation.
Students are required to complete electrical installation exercises involving wiring, glanding and inspection skills, however, personnel without these skills may also benefit from this course.

Overall, CompEx Ex 01-Ex04 consists of approximately 50% classroom-based theoretical and hands-on training and 50% hands-on assessment and written evaluation.

Target Audience

Anyone who conducts electrical projects in hazardous areas such as Offshore rig and platform electricians. Typical roles for this course include:
▪ Electricians
▪ Chief electricians
▪ QA/QC personnel
▪ Maintenance
personnel involved
in designing
▪ Maintenance
personnel working
with the industry
regulating body

Certificate

CompEx Ex 01-04 Core competence certificate of hazardous locations will be issued on completion. This course is in partnership with Intertek

Duration

5 Days

Course content

▪ General principles: flammable limits UEL/LEL, flashpoint, ignition temperature, relative density, area classification to BS EN60079
▪ 10-1, gas grouping, temperature classification & ingress protection.
▪ Standards, Certification and marking, EU Directives ATEX 95 & ATEX 137, Equipment Categories and EPL’s.
▪ Flameproof EEx ‘d’ protection.
▪ Increased safety EEx ‘e’ protection.
▪ Type EEx ‘n’, ‘nR’, ‘nA’, ‘nC’ & ‘nL’ protection.
▪ Pressurisation EEx ‘px’, ‘py’ & ‘pz’ protection.
▪ Intrinsic safety EEx ‘ia’, ‘ib’ & ‘ic’ protection.
▪ Other methods of protection, EEx ‘o’, EEx ‘q’,EEx ‘ma’, ‘mb’ & ‘mc’
▪ Combined (hybrid) methods of protection.
▪ Selection & installation of equipment to BS EN60079-14 including wiring systems: cables, cable glands and cable gland accessories.
▪ Inspection of equipment to BS EN 60079-17 and induction to competence validation testing.
▪ Permit to work system and safe isolation.

Syllabus

5 Days

General principles: flammable limits UEL/LEL, flashpoint, ignition temperature, relative density, area classification to BS EN60079

10-1, gas grouping, temperature classification & ingress protection.

Standards, Certification and marking, EU Directives ATEX 95 & ATEX 137, Equipment Categories and EPL's.

Flameproof EEx 'd' protection.

Increased safety EEx 'e' protection

Type EEx 'n', 'nR', 'nA', 'nC' & 'nL' protection

Pressurisation EEx 'px', 'py' & 'pz' protection.

Intrinsic safety EEx 'ia', 'ib' & 'ic' protection.

Other methods of protection, EEx 'o', EEx 'q',EEx 'ma', 'mb' & 'mc'

Combined (hybrid) methods of protection

Selection & installation of equipment to BS EN60079-14 including wiring systems: cables, cable glands and cable gland accessories.

Inspection of equipment to BS EN 60079-17 and induction to competence validation testing.

Permit to work system and safe isolation