Compex 3-day Competence Based Course For Electrical Technicians Ex01- Ex02
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About this course
Personnel with an electrical background who are involved in the selection, installation, inspection and maintenance of electrical equipment for use in potentially hazardous areas both onshore and offshore.
Practical Content 40% Theoretical Content 60%
Key Learning Outcomes
To train and prepare delegates for competence assessment to nationally set standards for the installation and inspection of explosion protected (electrical) equipment
· General principles, ignition properties and apparatus protection
· Standards, Certification and marking
· Flameproof Ex’d’ protection
· Increased safety Ex’e’
· Type Ex’n’ protection
· Pressurisation Ex’px’, Ex’py’ and Ex’pz’ protection
· Other methods of protection, Ex’o’, Ex’q’ and Ex’m’
· Combined (hybrid) methods of protection
· Wiring systems, enclosure entries, cable glanding and earthing
· Inspection and maintenance to BS/IEC 60079-17
· Sources of ignition
· Induction to competence validation testing
· Permit to work system and safe isolation
Each delegate will undertake an multiple-choice examination paper to demonstrate they have achieved the key learning outcomes detailed above.
· CompEx National Certificate of Core Competence – valid for 5 years from date awarded.
· Refresher course to be undertaken prior to 5-year expiry date otherwise 5-day CompEx Course to be retaken.
· Note: non-electrical personnel who complete the course will be issued with an CSNV CompEx Certificate.
Required Instructor Qualification/Experience
· SVQ Level 3 in Electrical Engineering/Instrumentation Engineering or equivalent
· Industrial experience with electrical and instrumentation equipment in potentially hazardous areas
· A1 or equivalent Workplace Assessor
· CompEx approved Training Instructor
8/20, course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers. Individual delegate finishing time will depend on the length of time taken for assessment.
· Delegates are required to provide their own PPE
· Evidence of relevant vocational electrical or instrumentation qualifications on starting the course (eg Apprenticeship certificate, Level 3 NVQ/SVQ or ECS/SJIB card).
Notes to Customers
To set up a course specifically for your company, or if the dates above are not suitable, please contact the ASET Customer Service Team for additional dates.
A very competent and experienced team. Assessor was first class and his previous experience was very clear. I will recommend ASET to my team and my company for OIM Assessment.
The plant area is an excellent training area. Useful for training in a safe and clean environment.
Toby has a wealth of knowledge and experience on the subject of DP. He delivers the course very well.
A well run course with the mix of theory and practical. Totally met my expectations. Facilities was very good with plenty of equipment & tools.
Steve was very helpful, knows what he is talking about and communicates it well. Very good practical side to the course.
MJ HVAC ltd
Good course produced, great setup of facilities and the instructor was very knowledgeable of all tests received.
Instructor very experienced and knowledgeable. Good set up in Switch room/training area.
The changes to this course very welcome. Ian has time to explain best practice and even corrected a few bad habits he noticed. Very happy this is probably the best course associated with my job.
“Highly professional course, very helpful instructors who have delivered substantial relevant knowledge within the scope of all discussed issues/topics and were always there to answer any questions and clarify any uncertainties. I will definitely recommend this course and ASET Training Academy to all my friends and also will be very happy to refresh the course in five years time.
Excellent course, right duration and opportunity for hands on switching exposure.
Very enjoyable course. Learnt and refreshed a lot of knowledge. Ian explains things very well and makes it easy to understand.
KCA Deutag Drilling
Well structured. Excellent feedback and advice from the assessor.
Chrysaor E & P Services UK
Course well-presented / managed with COVID restrictions in place.
TAQA Bratani Ltd
Excellent course which was both interesting and essential to my offshore role, would definitely recommend.
Course was organised very well. Tutors were very knowledgeable and helpful.
Course was very good. Would recommend to others
Great coaching from the Instructor who guided me well and shared experiences.
Excellent course, well presented by the Instructor. Course certainly makes you think (which is good).
Thoroughly enjoyed the course and the way it was ran. Plenty of opportunities to work as a team and experience the new simulator.
Thoroughly enjoyed the course and feel I have learnt a lot
Very good course – lots of practical work.
The course instructor was highly knowledgeable, described all methods of the course in a very easy way to understand. Overall excellent.
Very well explained and detailed course, learnt a lot.
Stork Technical Services
arine “Very good interaction with the class by lecturer. Toby is knowledgeable, experienced and informative individual. His teaching techniques and approach to the subject are clear and precise. Toby has the ability to share the knowledge, technical and practical experience at its best to the students. I will look forward to participating in DP courses in the future.
Found this course very beneficial and I feel I will benefit from the knowledge gained from the instructor on this course in my workplace. Would definitely recommend to others.
Macduff Shellfish Ltd
Excellent course – by far the best I have been on. Good mix of practical and theory. Instructor very knowledgeable and good training method.
Excellent set up and scenarios. Very experienced Instructors.
Instructor was a subject matter expert and a fountain of knowledge.
The course was excellent in delivery and content and I will recommend others for the course.
Instructors were excellent from start to end. Course was enjoyable – would recommend.
Good course and made very enjoyable through the amount of hands on experience we got.
Excellent materials provided, delivery of content excellent – clear and concise.
Excellent and informative.
Good well instructed course. Team were excellent and made me fully at ease.
John James Penman
Course was very well presented. All tutors were very helpful and friendly.
NG Bailey Limited
Excellent course and well instructed. Facilities on campus are excellent.