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Course: Understand, Select & Maintain Your Proper EX Rated Equipment

Understand, Select & Maintain Your Proper EX Rated Equipment

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  • Self-Paced
About this Course

In this course, I'm delivering a comprehensive coverage of Area Classification & Ex-rated equipment types of protection regarding

  • Selection
  • Inspection
  • Maintenance

At the end of this course you will be able to identify:

  • Properties of Flammable Materials
  • Standards & Codes (NEC / IEC / ATEX / BS)
  • Area Classification supported with (illustrations & practical Examples)
  • Various types of EX-rated equipment like : (e.g.: EX d, e, i, p,  n, o, q, m, s)
  • Inspection & Maintenance for all the previous EX equipment
  • How to read the EX Marking & Labeling

Hopefully, this material will be help you to understand, select, inspect & maintain proper EX equipment which will be suitable for your work environment

Who this course is for:

  • Electric Engineers/Technicians
  • Instrument Engineers/Technicians
  • Process Engineers
  • HSSE Safety Engineers
Basic knowledge
  • Electrical Engineering
  • You have to be involved in Electrical and Instrument installations in hazardous areas
What you will learn
  • Properties of Flammable Materials
  • Global Standards & Codes (NEC / IEC / ATEX / BS)
  • Area Classification fully supported with illustrations & practical examples
  • Various types of EX-protected equipment: (eg. EX d, e, i, p, n, o, q, m, s)
  • Inspection & Maintenance of electrical/instrument installations in hazards areas
  • How to read the EX Marking & Labeling
Curriculum
Number of Lectures: 40
Total Duration: 01:15:12
Properties of Flammable Materials
  • Fire Condition, Flammable Limits, Flash Point and Oxygen Concentration.  
  • Source of ignition, Auto-ignition Temperature and Minimum Ignition Energy.  
  • Gas Grouping and Temperature Class  
  • Explosion and Detonation.  
Area Classification
  • Zones Classification  
  • Practical Exercises on “HOW to determine zones”  
  • WHO Should determine area classification?  
EX Standards & Codes:
  • National Electrical Code (NEC 500)  
  • European Standard (ATEX)  
  • British Standard (BS 5345)  
  • International Standard (IEC 60079)  
  • Cross reference between the previous standards  
Explosion/Flame Proof Protected Equipment Exd
  • Explosion/Flame Proof Concept of Protection and Major applications  
  • Flame Path  
  • Flame Path Obstruction  
  • WHAT TO-DO / WHAT NOT-TO-DO  
  • EXd Enclosures Sealing  
Increased Safety Protected Equipment Exe
  • Exe Concept of Protection and Major applications  
  • IP Rating  
  • Checklist for EXe enclosures  
  • WHAT TO-DO and WHAT NOT-TO-DO  
Intrinsic Safety Protected Equipment Exi
  • Exi Concept of Protection and Major applications  
  • Apparatus that could be associated with barriers  
  • Galvanic Isolators  
  • Zener Barriers  
Purging & Pressurization Protection Equipment Exp
  • Exp Concept of Protection and Major applications  
  • Different four types of EXp  
  • Checklist for EXp enclosure  
Non-Sparking Protected Equipment Exn
  • Exn Concept of Protection and Major applications  
  • Different four types of EXn  
Quartz Filled (Exq), Oil-Immersed (Exo), Encapsulated (Exm) & Special (Exs)
  • Quartz-Filled Protected Equipment EXq & Major Applications  
  • Oil-Immersed Protected Equipment EXo & Major Applications  
  • Encapsulated Protected Equipment EXm & Major Applications  
  • Special Protection EXs  
Inspection & Marketing
  • Gland Selection Chart  
  • Inspection of EX protected equipment  
  • Marking & Labeling of EX code  
Warping-up the Course
  • Practical Exercises on “HOW to read the EX label”  
  • Conclusion  
  • Ending  
Rating
Enrolled Students
(1)
Level
Intermediate
Price
$ 14.00
Course Language
English
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