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Electrical Installation in Hazardous Areas: Classification, Operation and Maintenance

By: Avant Garde Resources Centre

Lagos State, Nigeria

18 - 20 Jan, 2023  3 days

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NGN 135,000

Venue: 10, Mojidi Street, Off Toyin Street, Ikeja - Lagos

Preventing the unintentional ignition of explosive atmospheres is a critical safety and economic aspect of all business operations. By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Defining the hazard, classifying hazard materials, understanding the nature of the risk and the necessary to eliminate sources of ignition
  • The installation and maintenance of different types of equipment i.e., flameproof, increased safety and intrinsic safety etc
  • Select appropriate electrical equipment and instruments for those areas
  • Install, inspect, and maintain the certified equipment and the documentation of the hazardous areas 


Overview of Hazardous Areas

  • Concept and Theory of Electricity
  • Industrial Fires and Explosions
  • Characteristics of Hazard Materials
  • Area Classification
  • Nature of Hazard and Release Characteristics
  • Chemical Composition, Oxygen and Materials

Electrical Safety

  • Concept of Flameproof Protection
  • Weatherproofing and Grounding
  • Earthling and Grounding
  • Intrinsic Safety

Cables and Protection Concepts

  • Segregation of Cables
  • Screens and Amours
  • Induction and Invasion
  • Creepage and Clearance
  • Cable and Conduit Entries
  • All Types of Enclosures and Protection Concepts
  • Adapters, Plus, Switch and Socket Selections

Installation, Inspection and Maintenance

  • Intrinsic Safety Installation
  • Importance of Correct Installation
  • Equipment Inspect
  • Labels, Marking and Certificates
  • Inspection and Maintenance

Hazardous Materials and Ignition Sources

  • Heated Process Vessels such as Dryers and Furnaces
  • Electrical Equipment and Lights
  • Electrostatic Discharge Sparks
  • Stray Current from Electrical Equipment
  • Electromagnetic Radiation of Different Wavelengths

For Whom: All Electrical Engineers, Safety, Instrumentation, Electricians, Technicians and Others who perform related functions.

10, Mojidi Street, Off Toyin Street, Ikeja - Lagos Jan 18 - 20 Jan, 2023

Registration: 09:30:am - 04:30:am

NGN 135,000.00(The workshop fee covers Flash Drive, Bag, Workshop Materials, Lunch, Tea/Coffee Breaks, Photograph and Certificate.)
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Special discount: 2 - 4 participants attracts 5% discount while 5 and Above attracts 10% discount for the same course and date.