Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems
This course covers the explosion-protection aspects for installing explosion protected and associated equipment and wiring systems. It requires the ability to match equipment with that specified for a given location, work safely, and to installation Standards and complete the necessary installation documentation. This course is based on IEC 60079-14 and any other relevant standard that apply to the Unit of Competency. For installation all types of protection shall be understood.
Combination of written & practical
Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Bahrain, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea.
Electrical technicians/tradesman working in or associated with Explosive Atmospheres
Ex 001 – Knowledge of Explosion Protection requirements
Ex 003 – Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems
The applicant shall have the level of technical education (or equivalent) attained, relevant to the application, through documents such as College Certificates and Vocational qualifications 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 industrial electrical installation practice relevant to the scope of the unit of competence being applied for considering the scope limitations.