International Oil & Gas Training Academy

Atex Directives & Ce Marking Awareness

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

About this course

Theoretical Content 100%

Target Audience

Personnel involved in manufacturing, assembly and supply of equipment; on-site employers who require an understanding of DSEAR for the safety of workers and the use of equipment potentially at risk in hazardous areas. Suitable for project engineers, installers and Health & Safety personnel, who require meeting with the compliances of the Directives.

Practical Content 0% Theoretical Content 100%

Course Aims

This course is designed to advise on the current requirements of the ATEX Directives, Ce Marking, and the supporting documentation for electrical and non-electrical equipment for use in potentially explosive atmospheres. The course will provide a practical understanding in the construction of technical files, as well as providing sample documentation for the certification, labelling of equipment and the conformity assessment procedures.

Course Content

S.I. No. 192 and DSEAR S.I. No. 2776 where applicable:

Products within scope

Zones of use, equipment groups, and categories

Designation of notified bodies

Documents issued by notified body and manufacturer

EC Type-examination and declaration of conformity

Internal control of production

Essential health and safety requirements

Ignition risk assessment and reporting

Applicable harmonised standards

Structure of the technical files

CE marking of equipment and other references

Quality Assurance

Consideration of PED, Machinery, and EMC Directives

Reference to the relative parts of DSEAR

Written Assessment.




City & Guilds SCQF Credit Rated and Levelled Certificate.

Required Instructor Qualification/Experience

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

Min/Max Delegates


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

Download Course Directory

Do you have a login for our booking system?