CompEx Ex01-Ex04

5 days

9AM - 5PM


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.

Please click here to view CompEx’s guidance on entry requirements.

Date Time Cost Availability
3rd - 7th June 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
10th - 14th June 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
17th - 21st June 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
24th - 28th June 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
1st - 5th July 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
8th - 12th July 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
15th - 19th July 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
22nd - 26th July 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
29th July - 2nd August 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
5th - 9th August 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
12th - 16th August 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
19th - 23rd August 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
26th - 30th August 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
2nd - 6th September 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
9th - 13th September 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
16th - 20th September 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
23rd - 27th September 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
30th September - 4th October 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
7th - 11th October 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
14th - 18th October 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
21st - 25th October 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
28th October - 1st November 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
4th - 8th November 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
11th - 15th November 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
18th - 22nd November 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
25th - 29th November 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
2nd - 6th December 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y
9th - 13th December 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm  £810.00 + VAT Y
16th - 20th December 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £810.00 + VAT Y






Additional Information:  

Blackburn Industrial Estate


AB21 0RX


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



National Certificate of Competency issued by CompEx.

Valid for 5 years.

CompEx Manual

CompEx Manual

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    – Dauren, Edil-Oral
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    – Dauren, Edil-Oral
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    – Mark Smith
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    – Dauren, Edil-Oral
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