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TÜV SÜD Product Service UK - Introduction to ATEX

17 March 2015

The ATEX Directives aim to increase safety within potentially explosive atmospheres. Understanding what an explosive atmosphere is, the types of equipment allowed in explosive atmospheres and knowledge of safety measures to prevent an explosion is essential to enable compliance with the requirements of these Directives.

Course content

• Introduction to the ATEX Directives
• What causes an explosion? Gas/Dust
• ATEX Equipment - Electrical/Mechanical Protection
• Product Marking
• Building a Declaration of Conformity
• Purge and pressurisation concept EN 60079-2
• Assembly requirements for different Equipment Categories
• Overview of the related CE marking Directives


Andrew Holmes is a degree-qualified engineer with a wide practical basis and a broad skill set ranging from presentations to full product certification in accordance with Directive 94/9/EC.


Price: £250 + VAT per person

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