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Hazardous Areas 3-day Ex' Appreciation Course

Duration 3 days
Time 08:30 - 16:30
Cost £709.00 + VAT
Venue Altens Centre

Availability

Date Time Cost Venue Places  
17 Feb - 19 Feb 2021 08:30 - 16:30 £709.00 + VAT Altens Centre 8
09 Jun - 11 Jun 2021 08:30 - 16:30 £709.00 + VAT Altens Centre 8
08 Sep - 10 Sep 2021 08:30 - 16:30 £709.00 + VAT Altens Centre 8
03 Nov - 05 Nov 2021 08:30 - 16:30 £709.00 + VAT Altens Centre 8

About this course

Practical Content 40% Theoretical Content 60%

Target Audience

Personnel with an electrical or instrumentation background who have recently become involved, or will be moving into a role involving the selection, installation, inspection and maintenance of electrical and instrumentation equipment for use in potentially explosive atmospheres both on and offshore. This course provides an effective overall appreciation of Hazardous Areas equipment preparing delegates for progression to the full Hazardous Areas 5 day CompEx course.

Course Aims

To explain the basic principles of explosion protection including practical demonstrations, practical exercises and questionnaires.

Course Content

• Area classification
• Ignition properties
• ATEX Directives
• EN / IEC standards
• Ingress protection
• Methods of protection
• Practical inspection
• Practical Assessments
• Online Exam

Certification

City & Guilds SCQF Level 6 Certificate.

Required Instructor Qualification/Experience

• SVQ Level 3 in Electrical Engineering / Instrumentation & Controls or equivalent
• Industrial experience with electrical and instrumentation equipment in potentially hazardous areas
• A1 or equivalent Workplace Assessor

Min/Max Delegates

3/12, course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers. Individual delegate finishing time will depend on the length of time taken for assessment.

Special Requirements

Candidates are required to supply their own PPE, i.e. coveralls, safety glasses and safety footwear.

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.

Sorry, there are no dates scheduled for this course at the moment.


Good course with very knowledgeable instructors

Ross Mackenzie
Private Delegate

Very happy with this course, it has brought up my level of understanding

Tom Simpson
Wood Group PSN Ltd

This course has given me a lot more understanding of pressure testing and will be very useful in the future

Colin Crichton
Woodgroup PSN

Excellent Instructor, thank you!

Klem Lipinski
NIIT Limited UK

Very informative, well presented

John Bey
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Instructors were very knowledgeable and good training. Very good practical training

Anjum Shafiq
BG Group

Course very informative, Lecturer knowledgeable and professional with effective means of imparting knowledge

Gilbert Duthie
Health and Safety Executive

Very informative and well taught

Connor Innes
Petrofac Training Ltd

Lecturer was very thorough throughout course. Enjoyed having the chance to improve original skills and learn from an experienced person

Sean Burrows
Quick Flange UK

Lecturing was very good, clear and concise

Martin Young
NIIT Limited UK

Excellent facilities, excellent support from ASET team, would recommend ASET without hesitation

Malcolm Anderson
Talisman Energy (UK)

Good lecturer that made everything clear

Matthew Thom
Wood Group PSN Ltd

The lecturer was very knowledgeable and extremely helpful with the course content as well as providing lots of good information above and beyond the requirements which gave me an insight into the world of DP

Sam Wood
Gulfmark UK Ltd

Good course well presented

Simon Delvin
Aker Offshore Partner

Excellent course

Arthur Knipe
Bibby Ship Management (Western Europe) Ltd

Very worthwhile course and enlightened with different approaches & various scenarios

William Aitken
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Really good set up in this course and exceeded my original expectations. Will definitely recommend to others. Training and coaching was second to none and more importantly realistic

Darren Honeyman
Talisman Sinopec Energy Uk Ltd

Great course especially the simulator. Good that the lecturer has past and ongoing practical experience

Kevin Blair
KCA Deutag Technical Support Ltd 

Although being apprehensive about attending the course, I was made to feel at ease and enjoyed the overall experience. I would not hesitate to recommend to others

Roger Murray
Petrojarl Floating Production (uk) Ltd

Great course, valuable lessons learned. The experience and knowledge shared is of great benefit

Alan Maclean
Dolphin Drilling Personnel Pte Ltd

Thoroughly enjoyed this course, it has been extremely useful and I will take all of the learning back to my own facilities. Materials and environment were all excellent as were the ASET team

Warren O’Neill
BG Group

Excellent course with realistic situations. Great use of feedback after excercises.

Graham Speirs
Teekay Voyageur Production Ltd

Really good course which was greatly delivered

Ross Simpson
A W Training Services


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