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CompEx Ex01-Ex04


Course Dates


Date Time Cost Availability

3rd - 7th November 2014

9.00am - 5.00pm  £850.00 + VAT  Y

10th - 14th November 2014

9.00am - 5.00pm  £850.00 + VAT  Y

17th - 21st November 2014

9.00am - 5.00pm  £850.00 + VAT  Y

24th - 28th November 2014

9.00am - 5.00pm  £850.00 + VAT  Y

1st - 5th December 2014

9.00am - 5.00pm  £850.00 + VAT  Y

8th - 12th December 2014

9.00am - 5.00pm   £850.00 + VAT  Y

15th - 19th December 2014

9.00am - 5.00pm  £850.00 + VAT  Y


CompEx Course Overview

The CompEx course provides competence based training and assessment for electrical and instrument technicians working in hazardous areas. Practical training and assessment takes place within a realistic simulated working environment which allows operatives to meet national competence standards.

CompEx Course Content

  • General principles, ignition properties and apparatus protection
  • Standards, Certification and marking
  • Flameproof Ex’d’ protection
  • Increased safety Ex’e’,
  • Type Ex’n’ protection
  • Pressurisation Ex‘px’, Ex’py’ and Ex’pz’ protection
  • Intrinsic safety Ex ‘ia', 'ib' and 'ic' protection
  • Other methods of protection, Ex’o’, Ex’q’ and Ex’m’
  • Combined (hybrid) methods of protection
  • Wiring systems, enclosure entries, cable glanding and earthing
  • Inspection and maintenance to BS / IEC 60079-17
  • Sources of ignition
  • Induction to competence validation testing
  • Permit to work system and safe isolation
  • Practical Assessment

Target Audience

Personnel with an electrical or instrument background involved in the selection, installation, inspection and maintenance of electrical/instrumentation equipment for use in potentially hazardous areas onshore and offshore.

Additional Information

Alma House,

Blackburn Business Park

Aberdeen, UK

AB21 0PS


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Duration: 5 days
Lunch: Included
Min/Max delegates: 6/10
Special Requirements:


Proof of all electrical qualifications


CompEx - National Certificate of Competence issued by JTL.

Validity 5 Years

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