Perform detailed, visual and close inspections of electrical installations in or associated with explosive atmospheres.
This course covers the explosion-protection aspects of conducting initial, periodic and sample audit inspections of explosion-protected equipment and installations. It requires the ability to audit a verification dossier, work safely in a hazardous area.
Evaluating the completeness of a hazardous area verification dossier and compliance of the explosion-protected aspects of the electrical installations within the constraints of a visual or close inspection. It requires the ability to work safely in a hazardous area, evaluate a verification dossier, identify explosion-protected equipment with their certification and specified location, inspect an installation for compliance and report and act on inspection results.
Combination of written & practical
Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea.
More about this course
Electrical technicians/tradesman working in or associated with Explosive Atmospheres.
Ex 001 – Knowledge of Explosion Protection requirements
Ex 007 – Perform visual and close inspection of electrical installations in or associated with explosive atmospheres
Ex 008 – Perform a detailed inspection of electrical installations in or associated with explosive atmospheres
The applicant shall have the level of technical education (or equivalent) attained, relevant to the application, through documents such as College Certificates and Trade Credentials etc.
For an operative a minimum 3 years’ experience in industrial electrical installation practice. For a responsible person a minimum of 3 years’ experience in Ex electrical installation practice relevant to the scope of the unit of competence being applied for taking into account the scope limitations.