Ex05-Ex06 CompEx Dust
The Ex05-Ex06 is designed for underpinning knowledge and practical assessment of electrical personnel who undertake the physical installation and assembly of new ‘Ex’ equipment and, who perform preventive maintenance and inspections on previously installed equipment in dust potentially explosive atmospheres.
The Ex05-Ex06 modules are presented by a lecturer with over 25 years’ practical experience in this field including 10 years teaching CompEx courses and participating in CompEx working groups
Ex05-Ex06 CompEx Dust Course Content.
- General principles, sources of ignition and apparatus protection for dust environments
- Standards, Certification and marking including ATEX directives ATEX95, ATEX137, DSEARS ATEX categories 1, 2 & 3 and EPL’s Da, Db & Dc
- Protection Concepts for dust
- Area Classification for dust atmospheres IIIA, IIIB and IIIC
- Combined (hybrid) methods of protection
- Wiring systems, enclosure entries, cable glanding and earthing to BS 60079-14
- Inspection and maintenance to BS EN 60079-17
- Practical examples, dust chamber testing.
- Written exams and practical assessment
The ExVeritas Ex05-Ex06 Course includes updates and advice on the latest 2014 editions of EN/IEC 60079-14 and 17 and IECEx Equipment Schemes.
CompEx Dust Ex05-Ex06 Certification
CompEx National Certificate of Core Competence valid for 5-years.
Candidates are required to supply their own PPE, i.e. coveralls, safety glasses and safety footwear. Also required is evidence of vocational qualifications as detailed in the awarding body (JTL) document JTL925. Appropriate electrical or instrumentation qualifications include proof of having completed a recognized apprenticeship, level 3 S/NVQ or equivalent.
2017 Course Dates
10th – 12th January, 10th – 12th April, 3rd-5th July & 24th – 26th October
2018 Course Dates
5th-7th March, 9th-11th July & 5th-7th November
This is a 3 day course running from 09:00 to 16:30 Course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers. Individual delegate finishing time will depend on the length of time taken for assessment.
CompEx Dust Course Costs & Booking
Normal Course Cost £700 GBP + VAT per delegate including lunch and refreshments.
Complimentary hot lunch options are available on the examination and assessment day.
Why CompEx Dust Ex05-06 at ExVeritas?
The only training ExVeritas do is Hazardous Area Training – We are UKAS accredited experts in this field, and as such have the leading instructors and facilities to ensure you will receive the very best instruction and assessment available anywhere. Our Ex05-06 inspection and installation rigs comply with the very latest EN60079-14 and CompEx requirements and our course cover both the core CompEx requirements and additional new requirements from EN60079-14/17.
We have a comfortable air-conditioned lecture room with HD projectors and audio and up-to-date practical facilities mirroring the requirements of the latest editions of the Standards. We offer hot and/or cold food at lunchtimes and complimentary hot drinks, snacks and Wi-Fi throughout your visit