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CompEx ExF Foundation (IEC)

Course Overview

This unit is part of training and certification of core competence of personnel who work on equipment for use in explosive atmospheres.

The training is designed to provide companies a method to raise Hazardous area awareness for their employees, with an internationally recognized competency certificate. For this reason, assessment on the knowledge delivered in the course will be an essential part of the training.

This course includes:

  • ATEX Directives and Regulations
  • Explosive Atmospheres
  • DSEAR (ATEX 137)
  • Ignition sources of gas and dust
  • Area Classification
  • Signage
  • Categories and EPLs
  • Equipment for use in explosive atmospheres
  • Types of protection
  • Ingress Protection (IP rating)
  • Markings
  • Maintenance
  • Repairs
  • Modifications
  • Portable equipment
Course Objectives

Upon completion of the CompEx ExF Foundation course the student will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Basic understanding of the ATEX use and ATEX equipment Directives.
  • Understand the need for additional protections in Ex areas.
  • Understand Ex signage and meaning of area classifications.
  • Demonstrate basic understanding of Ex markings.
  • Understand activities which are and are not allowed in Ex areas and on Ex equipment.

Learning Techniques:

In order to provide the highest quality training experience, this course will consist of the following instructional elements

  • Basic understanding of the ATEX use and ATEX equipment Directives.
  • Understand the need for additional protections in Ex areas.
  • Understand Ex signage and meaning of area classifications.
  • Demonstrate basic understanding of Ex markings.
  • Understand activities which are and are not allowed in Ex areas and on Ex equipment
Course Details

Course number: AH / AS / AD-CMP-100

Target audience:
Entry Level (new to Ex and Hazardous Locations)

Location:
Houston, Singapore, Dubai

Duration:
2 Days, 8am to 4pm

Pre-requisites:
None

Certification issued:
Upon successful completion of module, Certification issued by JTL. Valid for 5 years

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