IECEX 003, 006 Course – IEC Ex Installation and Testing
This course covers the explosion protection aspects for installing and testing explosion-protected and associated equipment and wiring systems. It requires the ability to match equipment with that specifics for a given location, whilst working safely and to installation standards — completing all necessary documentation.
It also covers the explosion protection aspects for maintaining and testing explosion-protected and associated equipment and wiring systems, including plant maintenance schemes. It requires the ability to develop and manage plant maintenance schemes, incorporating strategies for inspections/repair/overhaul/replacement including safe systems of work and following manufacturer guidelines.
These units of competency are based on various parts of IEC 60079 series.
- Prepare for installation of equipment & wiring
- Installation of equipment and wiring systems
- Prepare to carry out testing
- Carry out testing
- Complete documentation
Prior to taking the assessment, all candidates need to have a basic understanding and knowledge of:
- Common characteristics of explosion-protection techniques
- General requirements to work in hazardous areas
- How to observe condition of explosion-protection areas
- How to take actions to limit risk of an explosion
- Methods for compliance
- Ex certification schemes
- Ex Principles
- Explosion-protection checks
- Flameproof (Ex ‘d’) explosion-protection technique
- Increased safety (Ex ‘e’) explosion-protection technique
- Type of protection ‘n’ (Ex ‘n’)
- Intrinsic safety (Ex ‘i’) explosion-protection techniques
Course number: AS-IEC-036
Intermediate level (Good Electrical / Ex Knowledge)
All EUTEX Locations (or client’s facility – subject to minimum numbers)
Classroom: 1.5 days training / 0.5 day assessment
Blended Learning: Online at own pace / 0.5-day assessment
- Qualification in a technical subject or trade credentials
- Minimum 3 years Ex installation experience
IECEx Module 001 must be attained before this IECEx module can be awarded
Successful candidates will be awarded IECEx Certificate of Personnel Competence 003/006 by our approved IECEx Certification Body.
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ABOUT EUTEX INTERNATIONAL
EUTEX International is the leading electrical supplier of hazardous area products and services around the globe!
EUTEX is an ISO 9001:2015 certified company that provides hazardous area electrical products including cables, glands, and accessories. The company holds IECEx service facility status which allows our staff to provide hazardous area inspection and maintenance services along with staff training and assembly certification to ensure safe operations in potentially explosive environments.
Working in potentially explosive areas involves multiple risks, so minimizing those risks for the staff and assets is our highest priority.
We have been serving the energy industry since 1998 consistently working towards a safer work environment. EUTEX has built an extensive global footprint by supporting customers who really care about safety by making sure the products and services are a good fit for their purpose and compliant with international and local standards.
To date, EUTEX has registered offices and training centers in Australia, Canada, India, Myanmar, Scotland, Singapore, Thailand, and United Arab Emirates to better serve our global clientele.
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