CompEx Gas & Vapours (Ex01-04)

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CompEx 01-04 provides candidates with the relevant training and practical assessments on the installation, maintenance and inspection of electrical and instrumental systems in a flammable gas, vapour or mist environment. Our training facilities are unique and custom built to include a realistic working environment and simulated hazardous areas. The 5 day course is split into separate theory and practical elements and candidates will be assessed in each followed by a multiple choice question paper. Successful completion of this course will result in an industry wide recognised certificate of competency validation.

From 1 April 2019, Compex have introduced the CompEx ID card as mandatory, the cost of this is £25 and is included in our price of £995pp.

All candidates must report to our Falkirk Campus reception at 8.30am on the first day of training.

Candidates are required to bring the following to the course:
Proof of electrical/instrument qualification i.a.w JTL925 which should be original copies of the following:

  • SJIB/JIB Card
  • NVQ/SVQ Level 3 (Electrical) qualifications
  • Recognised Apprenticeship Certificate
  • Completed Company Letter signed by TA

 If unable to provide any of the above documents, please complete a company letter before attending.

 Photographic ID which should be either of the following:

  • SJIB/JIB Card
  • Passport
  • Driver’s Licence

 Note of your National Insurance Number

P.P.E Minimum: Overalls & Safety footwear.

Using ITA?

This course is eligible for ITA funding. If you wish to use ITA funding towards the cost of this course, you must first apply for the ITA funding through the My World of Work website. Once you’ve applied for funding, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to book your course.

If the dates below do not meet your requirements additional dates/spaces may be available. Please call 01324 403173 or e-mail: training@forthvalley.ac.uk to enquire.

 Theory (3 days)

  • General principles of hazardous areas
  • Standards, directives, certification and marking
  • Equipment types Ex d, Ex e, Ex n and Ex p
  • Other equipment types
  • Intrinsic safety
  • Wiring Systems
  • Inspection and maintenance to IEC 60079-17

Practical (2 days)

  • Ex01: Preparation and installation of Ex d, e and n systems
  • Ex02: Inspection and maintenance of Ex d, e and n systems
  • Ex03: Preparation and installation of Ex i systems
  • Ex04: Inspection and maintenance of Ex i systems

Multi Choice Exam

  • Online Multiple Choice Underpinning Knowledge Exam 

Certificate Issued: CompEx Certificate of Core Competence

Location

Falkirk Campus

Availability

1

Start date

08 August 2022

End date

12 August 2022

SCQF Level

Level 7

Cost per person

£995.00

Location

Falkirk Campus

Availability

5

Start date

22 August 2022

End date

26 August 2022

SCQF Level

Level 7

Cost per person

£995.00

Location

Falkirk Campus

Availability

2

Start date

29 August 2022

End date

02 September 2022

SCQF Level

Level 7

Cost per person

£995.00