Courses for Users of Ex Products


Courses for Users of Ex Products

Introduction to Hazardous Atmosphere and Equipment Selection

Course Code – KLPL01U

Duration – 1 day

Summary –

This is a basic awareness course that is designed for the users of Ex products. It develops an awareness of various topics and concepts that are essential for ensuring safety in hazardous atmospheres like –

  • What is the Theory of Explosions?
  • Ignition Sources
  • Basis of Area Classifications.
  • An overview of Principles the of various Protection Concepts.
  • General requirements of different protection concepts.
  • Overview of the Certification Standards and the testing requirements.
  • An introduction to the Regulatory requirements in India.

Target audience – Users of Ex Products

Prerequisites – None

Safe use of Electricity in Hazardous Installations

Course Code – KLPL02U

Duration – 2 day

Summary –

This is an overview course which is designed for the users of Ex products. It provides a basic understanding of various topics and concepts that are essential for ensuring safety in hazardous atmospheres like –

  • Understanding the mechanics of an explosion
  • Characteristics of explosive gases & dusts
  • Commonly occurring ignition sources
  • Area classification i.e. classification of hazardous areas into zones
  • The principles of the protections concepts and their general requirements like –
    • Temperature class,
    • Equipment groups,
    • Gas groups
    • Equipment Protection Levels (EPLs)
  • An overview of equipment selection
  • An overview of the Indian Regulatory requirements for usage of electrical equipment in hazardous areas.
  • An introduction to the International certification schemes like IECEx, ATEX, North American etc.
  • Special emphasis will be provided for the below equipment on their hazardous area requirements
    • Ex motors
    • Cable Glands
    • Earthing requirements for Intrinsically safe and non-intrinsically safe wiring systems
  • Target audience – Users of Ex Products
  • Prerequisites – None

Introduction to Hazardous Atmosphere & Electrical Installations

Course Code – KLPL03U

Duration – 3 day

Summary –

This is an intensive course which is designed for the users of Ex products. It covers in detail various topics and concepts that are essential for ensuring safety in hazardous atmospheres like –

    • Understanding the mechanics of an explosion
    • Characteristics of explosive gases & dusts
    • Commonly occurring ignition sources
    • Area classification i.e. classification of hazardous areas into zones
    • The principles of the protections concepts and their general requirements like –
      • Temperature class,
      • Equipment groups,
      • Gas groups
      • Equipment Protection Levels (EPLs)
      • Ingress protection (IP)
    • Understanding of the principles behind Selection & Installation of electrical equipment for hazardous zones. (as per IS 5571:2000 & IEC 60079-14)
    • The requirements for Inspection & Maintenance of hazardous area installations. (as per IS/IEC 60079-17:2007)
    • An overview of the Indian Regulatory requirements for usage of electrical equipment in hazardous areas.
    • An introduction to the International certification schemes like IECEx, ATEX, North American etc.

Target audience – Users of Ex Products

Prerequisites – None

Our Accreditation / Recognitions

PESO

DGMS

IECEx

NABL

BIS

International Co-operations

DNV-GL

SGS Baseefa

News & Events

  • February – 2017

    KLPL conduits specialized training workshop for DGMS officers.
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  • August – 2016

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  • February – 2016

    DGMS visits Karandikar Laboratories.
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  • May – 2015

    Karandikar Laboratories Pvt Ltd is an accepted IEC Ex Testing Laboratory
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