A 1 day course targeted at those who need an understanding of combustible dust hazards, how to manage them with the aim of demonstrating DSEAR Compliance.

1 DAY | COURSE CONTENT

Introduction

Ex Terminology, Flammable Material properties and Explosion Fundamentals of Combustible Dusts

ATEX/DSEAR Legislative Overview | An introduction to the ATEX Product(2014/34/EU, formerly 94/9/EC) and User(99/92/EC) Directives and DSEAR UK SI 2776

Hazardous Area Workplace Risk Assessment and the Principles of Area Classification | An introduction to the tools applied to implement effective risk management within potentially explosive atmospheres

Introduction to Ex Equipment Explosion Protection Concepts | An overview of the methods of protection applied to electrical and non-electrical equipment for use in combustible dust atmospheres

Ex Equipment Markings, Interpretation and Selection | How to interpret explosion protection documentation and select equipment for use in potentially explosive atmospheres

Managing Risk and Demonstrating Compliance | Effective Explosion Protection Document (EPD) Development

All course attendees receive a detailed course manual for reference.