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Digital Online Learning: Explosion Protection & Atex Awareness

About this course

Theoretical Content 100%

Learning hours: 8 hours                    Cost per Delegate: £195+VAT

About this course
This is a digital online course which you can access from any location as long as you have internet access. The flexibility and convenience of digital online learning allows you to work through your training course at your own pace. Confirmation of your booking and the log in details for your digital online course will be sent to the email address provided at the time of booking within 24 hours.

Please note booking confirmations and log in details will only be issued Monday – Friday between the hours of 8:15 – 16:30.

Logins are valid for 14 days from the date you are issued your username and password.


How to book this course
To book this course you can select the “book now” option below where you will be asked for your personal details or alternatively you can email or call the ASET Customer Service Team on: Telephone number - +44 (0) 300 330 5559 Email – asetbookings@aset.co.uk. Instructions on how to access the digital online course will be issued with your username and password.


Course Structure:
This digital online course consists of a Course Introduction followed by individual “Lesson Sections”. Upon completion of each “Lesson Section” you will be taken through a brief multiple choice question and answer session to confirm you have understood the learning subjects within that section. Once you have completed all “Lesson Sections” the final part of the assessment consists of an Assessment comprising of multiple choice questions and answers to demonstrate that you have achieved the required learning outcomes.


Target Audience:
Personnel with electrical, instrument or mechanical background within industry who require an understanding in the selection of equipment for hazardous areas. Suitable for engineers working on projects and pre-planning of inspection programmes to EN/IEC 60079-17 and the implications of DSEAR for maintenance.

 

Key Learning Outcomes:

• Awareness in hazardous area concepts for the use of electrical equipment.

• Awareness for engineers working on projects and pre-planning of inspection programmes to EN/IEC 60079-17 and the implications of DSEAR for maintenance.

• Understand and explain the protection methods from manufacture to installation, inspection and maintenance.

• This competence based course is designed to give an understanding in hazardous area concepts for the use of electrical equipment.

• The course explains the protection methods from manufacture to installation, inspection and maintenance as per the requirements of the CENELEC/CEN and IEC standards for electrical and non-electrical equipment.

• Understanding Protection concepts for Ex’d’; Ex’e’; Ex’n’ or N and Ex’p’ types of protection.


Course Content:
• Area classification
• Ignition properties
• Definitions and terms
• EN/IEC standards for electrical and instrumentation
• Ingress protection
• Flameproof
• Increased safety
• ‘n’ types of protection
• Pressurization
• Intrinsic safety systems
• Hybrid protection
• ATEX certification, documentation, labelling
• Cable types, glanding, earthing
• Inspections, maintenance for electrical and instrumentation
• Additional international standards
• References to NEC 500, NEC 505 zoning
• Guidelines in ATEX Directives 94/9/EC, 1999/92/EC

Assessment
Each delegate will undertake an open book multiple-choice examination to demonstrate they have achieved the key learning outcomes detailed above.


Pass Rate
80%


Certification
ASET International Oil & Gas Training Academy Certificate


Good well instructed course. Team were excellent and made me fully at ease.

John James Penman
CNR International

Course was very well presented. All tutors were very helpful and friendly.

Michael Rae
NG Bailey Limited

Good course and made very enjoyable through the amount of hands on experience we got.

Cieran Geddes
RelyOn Nutec

Excellent course and well instructed. Facilities on campus are excellent.

Craig Mackay
Hexion UK

Instructor was a subject matter expert and a fountain of knowledge.

Robert Briant
RelyOn Nutec

Excellent set up and scenarios. Very experienced Instructors.

James McGinley
NIIT

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.

Gavin Kennedy
Dolphin Drilling

Good course produced, great setup of facilities and the instructor was very knowledgeable of all tests received.

Alan Sinclair
Sparrows Group

Excellent course, right duration and opportunity for hands on switching exposure.

Neil Mcbain
Petrofac

Toby has a wealth of knowledge and experience on the subject of DP. He delivers the course very well.

Ryan Palmer
Trinity House

Excellent and informative.

Kevin Mcintosh
Private Delegate

Excellent materials provided, delivery of content excellent – clear and concise.

Brendan Farren
Private Delegate

The plant area is an excellent training area. Useful for training in a safe and clean environment.

Tony Coyle
Harbour Energy

“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.

Piotr Kopec
Private Delegate

Excellent course which was both interesting and essential to my offshore role, would definitely recommend.

Darren Mcdonald
CNR International

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.

William Hadden
Macduff Shellfish Ltd

Well structured. Excellent feedback and advice from the assessor.

Dale Checksfield
Chrysaor E & P Services UK

Course was organised very well. Tutors were very knowledgeable and helpful.

Bart Leyland
Private Delegate

Very good course – lots of practical work.

James Stewart
RelyOn Nutec

Thoroughly enjoyed the course and feel I have learnt a lot

Nyall Robertson
RelyOn Nutec

Course well-presented / managed with COVID restrictions in place.

Allen Price
TAQA Bratani Ltd

Instructors were excellent from start to end. Course was enjoyable – would recommend.

Ben Adams
Dana Petroleum

The course was excellent in delivery and content and I will recommend others for the course.

Stephen Ray
RelyOn Nutec

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.

Tomasz Bak
RelyOn Nutec

Great coaching from the Instructor who guided me well and shared experiences.

John Weston
RelyOn Nutec

Very enjoyable course. Learnt and refreshed a lot of knowledge. Ian explains things very well and makes it easy to understand.

Jamie Wilson
KCA Deutag Drilling

Instructor very experienced and knowledgeable. Good set up in Switch room/training area.

Stuart Mulpetre
RelyOn Nutec

Thoroughly enjoyed the course and the way it was ran. Plenty of opportunities to work as a team and experience the new simulator.

Graham Morgan
Private Delegate

The course instructor was highly knowledgeable, described all methods of the course in a very easy way to understand. Overall excellent.

Ryan Maloney
RFL Electrical

Steve was very helpful, knows what he is talking about and communicates it well. Very good practical side to the course.

Mark Johnston
MJ HVAC ltd

A well run course with the mix of theory and practical. Totally met my expectations. Facilities was very good with plenty of equipment & tools.

Christopher Fitzpatrick
NIIT

Course was very good. Would recommend to others

Kyle Doig
RelyOn Nutec

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.

Ryan Fiske
SHELL UK

Excellent course – by far the best I have been on. Good mix of practical and theory. Instructor very knowledgeable and good training method.

Gareth Weston
Dana Petroleum

Very well explained and detailed course, learnt a lot.

Connor Burnett
Stork Technical Services

Excellent course, well presented by the Instructor. Course certainly makes you think (which is good).

Ken Nisbet
RelyOn Nutec


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