Explosion Protection

Explosion Protection Course Objective

The course focuses on classification of hazardous zones, properties of gases, bonding/earthing and maintenance of the Ex-proof equipment.

Content of the Course

  • International regulation/classification of vessels

  • Hazardous areas

  • Explosion Theory

  • Properties of gas/liquid fuels

  • Flash point

  • Ignition temperature

  • Explosion limits (UEL, LEL)

  • Gas grouping and temperature class

  • Ignition sources

  • Classification of hazardous zone

Target Groups

Sea going personnel assigned on tankers or gas carriers


2 working days