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Mon, 18 Oct


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Qatar - Module 1 & 2R

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Qatar - Module 1 & 2R
Qatar - Module 1 & 2R

Time & Location

18 Oct 2021, 08:30 – 21 Oct 2021, 16:30

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 Refresher

    The 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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