Hazardous Area Requirements for Electrical Equipments Course
This course is designed for personnel working within hazardous area environments. The course provides a theoretical overview of the hazards associated with installing, operating and maintaining electrical equipment within potentially explosive areas.
To provide personnel working within potentially explosive environments with sufficient knowledge, and detail to ensure that they perform any task relating to the installation, operation & maintenance of electrical equipment safety.
Who Should Attend?
All personnel in any position within a company working on a plant/installation or within any environment which contains hazardous gases/vapours/dusts that are potentially explosive. This particularly applies to personnel involved with operating or working with any electrical plant/equipment or machinery in the oil & gas industry.
Definitions of hazardous areas.
Hazardous area classification.
Explosive limits LEL/UEL.
Zone definitions 0 1 and 2 safe areas.
Labelling and certification to CENELEC.
Duties of the installer, manufacturer & operator.
Inspections & maintenance of electrical equipment.