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Hazardous Areas 3-day Ex' Appreciation Course

Duration 3 days
Time 08:30 - 16:30
Cost £689.00 + VAT
Venue Altens Centre

Availability

Date Time Cost Venue Places  
11 Sep - 13 Sep 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £689.00 + VAT Altens Centre 3
06 Nov - 08 Nov 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £689.00 + VAT Altens Centre 8

About this course

Practical Content 60% Theoretical Content 40%

 

Target Audience

Graduate engineers, supervisors and members of inspectorate requiring an appreciation of electrical equipment in potentially hazardous areas.

Practical Content              40%        Theoretical Content        60%

Course Aims      

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

Course Content

The nature of flammable materials, area classification, gas/apparatus grouping, temperature classification, ambient temperatures/ratings and ingress protection.

             Types of protection Ex d,  Exe, Ex n, Exp, Ex ia, ib & ic, Ex o, Ex q & Ex m

             Selection of apparatus, cables and cable glands to BS EN60079-14

             Inspection of apparatus to BS EN60079-17 using 'visual', 'close' and 'detailed' grades of inspection including appropriate rectification of faults

             Practical inspection exercises involving Ex d, Ex e & Ex n apparatus and also Ex i apparatus.

Delivery

The majority of this course is practical hands on training delivered by fully qualified and experienced ex industry personnel using equipment replicated from the onshore and offshore oil and gas working environment. Teaching aids include: Power point presentations, questionnaires, practical examples and demonstrations.

Certification

City & Guilds SCQF Credit Rated & Leveled Certificate.

Special Requirements

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

Required Instructor Qualification/Experience

Industrial experience with electrical and instrumentation equipment in potentially hazardous areas and CompEx Trainer/Assessor License.

Min/Max Delegates

4/8, course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers. Individual delegate finishing time will depend on the length of time taken for assessment.

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

Tom Simpson
Wood Group PSN Ltd

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

Gilbert Duthie
Health and Safety Executive

Good course with very knowledgeable instructors

Ross Mackenzie
Private Delegate

Really good course which was greatly delivered

Ross Simpson
A W Training Services

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

Malcolm Anderson
Talisman Energy (UK)

Excellent Instructor, thank you!

Klem Lipinski
NIIT Limited UK

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

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

Good course well presented

Simon Delvin
Aker Offshore Partner

Very informative, well presented

John Bey
Wood Group PSN 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

Very informative and well taught

Connor Innes
Petrofac Training Ltd

Very worthwhile course and enlightened with different approaches & various scenarios

William Aitken
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Excellent course

Arthur Knipe
Bibby Ship Management (Western Europe) Ltd

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

Alan Maclean
Dolphin Drilling Personnel Pte 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 course with realistic situations. Great use of feedback after excercises.

Graham Speirs
Teekay Voyageur Production 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

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

Kevin Blair
KCA Deutag Technical Support Ltd 

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

Anjum Shafiq
BG Group

Good lecturer that made everything clear

Matthew Thom
Wood Group PSN Ltd

Lecturing was very good, clear and concise

Martin Young
NIIT Limited UK

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


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