Explosion Protection Refresher

2 days

9AM - 5PM


Course Overview

Our competence based course, accredited by City & Guilds, is designed to give an update in the standards for selection, installation and inspection of electrical equipment for use in potentially hazardous areas. The course will provide equipment samples, illustrating high standards of practice.

Course Content

12 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
  • Cable types, glanding, earthing
  • Inspections, maintenance for electrical and instrumentation
  • Written assessment

Target Audience

Personnel with electrical, instrument or mechanical background within industry who require an update in the current EN/IEC standards.


Available upon request, please phone 01224 798635 or email info@epitgroup.com to arrange a suitable date.

Additional Information:

Blackburn Industrial Estate

Aberdeen, UK

AB21 0RX

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Duration 2 Day
Lunch Included
Min/Max delegates 4/12
Special Requirements None
Certification A Certificate of Competence will be provided, valid for 5 years.
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Get in touch

to enquire further

01224 798635