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Hazardous Areas: 5-day Compex Application Design Engineers Course Ex 12

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About this course

Theoretical Content 100%

Target Audience

 

Electrical / instrumentation design, project and maintenance engineers.

 

Practical Content                          Theoretical Content 100% 

Course Aims

 

To investigate the design, selection and erection requirements as specified in BS EN60079-14 (2014) Explosive

Atmospheres Part 14: Electrical installations design, selection and erection.

 

Course Content

 

 

  • Hazardous areas: characteristics of gases/vapours (IEC60079-20-1), characteristics of combustible dusts, ignition sources;
  • Area classification: gases/vapours (IEC60079-10-1), combustible dusts (IEC60079-10-2);
  • Directives & Regulations;
  • IEC (EN) range of relevant standards;
  • Types of explosion protection (electrical) Ex d, Ex e, Ex n, Ex p, Ex I, Ex m, Ex o, Ex q, Ex op, Ex s, Ex t and (non-electrical) Ex b, Ex c, Ex d, Ex fr, Ex k, Ex p;
  • Selection & installation of equipment (IEC60079-14), IEC Equipment Protection Levels (EPL's) & ATEX Categories;
  • Equipment marking;
  • Ingress Protection;
  • Documentation: EC Examination, Certificates and Declarations of Conformity, Datasheets, General arrangement, Electrical & Loop drawings, System Descriptive & Installation documents; Cables, cable glands and IS Cable calculation

 

Competency Assessment

 

Five multi-choice examination papers

 

Delivery

 

PowerPoint presentation, equipment examples, videos, practice questionnaires.

 

Certification

CompEx National Certificate of Core Competence – valid for 5-years

 

Minimum Instructor Qualification/Experience

  • Vocational / trade and academic qualifications
  • Minimum 10 years' experience in industry
  • CompEx trainer / assessor licence and A1 or equivalent Workplace Assessor.

 

Min/Max Number of Delegates Required per Event

 

2/6. Course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers. Individual delegate finishing time will depend on the length of time taken for assessment.

 

Times of Training

 

08:30 to 16:30.

 

 

Special Requirements

 

Candidates should have sufficient knowledge to assimilate the information presented.

 

Note to Clients

The course will consider the practises set out by the motor manufacturer

 

Venue

ASET International Oil & Gas Training Academy,
Aberdeen Altens Campus, Hareness Road, Aberdeen, AB12 3LE.

 

 

 

 

 

Very informative and well taught

Connor Innes
Petrofac Training Ltd



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