Wed, 30 Sept | Location is TBD

Dubai - Module 1 & 2R (1)

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Dubai - Module 1 & 2R (1)

Time & Location

30 Sept 2020, 08:30 – 12:30
Location is TBD

About the Event

In order to complete the Hazardous Area Course for Ex Repair, Overhaul and Reclamation both Module's 1 and 2 should be taken. If you are wanting to take either module or assessments independently, please contact us on +44 (0)1904 674 899.

Module 1 - Ex Theory

  • Ignition sources in flammable gases, vapours and dusts
  • Principles of Ex protection for gas and dust
  • Temperature classification and groups of apparatus
  • Certification, standards and marking
  • Requirements and procedures of ATEX, DSEAR and BS EN IEC 60079-19
  • Principles and repair methods for
  • Ex d (Flameproof)​
  • Ex e (Increased Safety)
  • Ex nA (Incendive sparking)
  • Ex tD (Dust)
  • Other methods such as Ex p, Ex o, Ex i, Ex m, Ex q, Ex s, etc.
  • Mechanical protection concepts:
  • Ex c (Construction safety)
  • Ex k (Liquid immersion)
  • Installation, reinstallation, and testing
  • Reports and records for ensuring the quality and management of repairs
  • Legal requirements and safe working practices
  • Assessment
  • Module 2 - Hands-on
  • Health and Safety aspects including 'Certificate of Safety' relating to receiving the equipment
  • Best workshop practices for:
  • Receiving ​
  • Dismantling
  • Nameplate markings
  • Testing
  • Visual Inspection
  • Terminals
  • Joint types
  • Air gaps
  • Flamepaths
  • Drilled holes
  • Bearings
  • Axial alignment
  • Final reporting, inspection and tests
  • Reassembly
  • Welding and metal spraying advice
  • Core tests, winding tests, phase balance tests, insulation tests, flash test.
  • Tools, equipment and standards.

Module 2R - Hands-on RefresherThe repair standard for Ex equipment requires that those handling Ex equipment attend a refresher course every 3 years. Module 2R is for international courses, and is shared with Module 2, but those requiring a refreshment assessment get a separate paper to sit.​ The assessment and course includes:​

  • Updates on revisions to ATEX, DSEAR, Standards, equipment and procedures that have occurred over the past three years

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