Digital Online Learning: Mechanical Equipment In Potentially Hazardous Areas
About this course
This is a foundation course in preparation for undertaking the full CompEx Mechanical Competence Based Course Unit 11 (Including CompEx Foundation Module EXF) at the ASET International Energy Training Academy.
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 08:15 – 16:30.
Logins are valid for 14 days from the date you are issued your username and password.
Learning Hours: 11 Hours
Cost per Delegate: £205+VAT
How to Book this Course
To book this course you can email or call the ASET Customer Service Team on:
- Telephone number: +44 (0) 300 330 5559
- Email: email@example.com
Instructions on how to access the digital online course will be issued with your username and password.
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 online multiple choice examination to demonstrate that you have achieved the required learning outcomes.
Personnel with a mechanical background involved in the selection, installation, inspection and maintenance of mechanical equipment for use in potentially explosive atmospheres both on and offshore.
Key Learning Outcomes
Gain a basic understanding of installation and inspection of explosion protected mechanical equipment.
- Health and Safety at Work
- ATEX Directives
- Permit to Work Systems
- Risk Assessment (ATEX compliant and pre-ATEX compliant)
- General principles, ignition properties & apparatus protection
- Standards Certification & Marking
- Area Classification (Zones/Categories & EPL’s)
- Ex-Protection Methods (Gas & Dust)
- Temperature Classifications
- Inspection & Maintenance
- Guidelines for determining Mechanical Risk
- Mechanical Seals & Bearings
Each delegate will undertake an open book multiple-choice examination to demonstrate they have achieved the key learning outcomes detailed above.
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INEOS FPS Ltd
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KCA Deutag Drilling
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Macduff Shellfish Ltd
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