Explosion Protection Awareness

1 day

9AM - 5PM


Course Overview

Our competence based course, accredited by City & Guilds, is designed to give an introduction in hazardous area concepts for the use of electrical equipment. The course explains the protection methods from manufacture to installation, inspection and maintenance.

Course Content

10 Units with written assessment covering:

  • Area classification
  • Ignition properties
  • EN/IEC standards for electrical and instrumentation
  • Ingress protection
  • Flameproof
  • Increased safety
  • ‘n’ types of protection
  • Pressurization
  • Intrinsic safety
  • Hybrid protection
  • Written assessment

Target Audience

Personnel with electrical, instrument or mechanical background within industry who require a basic understanding of explosion protection systems.

Date Time Cost Availability
26th June 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £280.00 + VAT Y
26th September 2024 9.00am - 5.00pm £280.00 + VAT Y
Further dates available on request 9.00am - 5.00pm £280.00 + VAT


Additional Information:

Blackburn Industrial Estate


AB21 0RX


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Duration 1 Day
Lunch Included
Min/Max delegates 4/12
Special Requirements None
Certification A Certificate of Competence will be provided, valid for 5 years.
  • Wasn't sure what to expect but now I have a better appreciation of the intricacies of Ex inspection and maintenance.
    – Ewan Cameron, Chevron
  • The presenter was very knowledgeable and provided good examples.
    – Ronan Anderson, Chevron
  • The Ex failure demo was excellent.
    – Murdo Thomson, Chevron

Get in touch

to enquire further

01224 798635