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ATEX Directives 1999/92/EC & 2014/34/EU


The aim of the training is to introduce delegates to the fundamentals of both ATEX Directives 1999/92 EC and 2014/34/EU

The course will focus more on the obligations, procedures and practical measures to be followed for plants in an ATEX environment.


This training deals with the requirements to be considered when specifying, commissioning, operating or maintaining plants in an environment where potentially explosive atmospheres may form.

Topics include:

  • Key obligations of Legislation
  • Steps to be taken to achieve compliance
  • ATEX Rules
  • General workplace fire precautions
  • Fire Explosion Hazards and Risks
  • Hazardous Area Classification
  • Ignition risk and control of ignition sources
  • Explosion Protection Methods
  • Explosion Protection Document (EPD)
  • Case Studies

Target group

Three course variants are available including

  • Production and Technical Management
  • Technical Personnel in Engineering, Maintenance, and Laboratories and Plant Operators
  • Technical Plant Operators

Public Training - Cork

Order numbers ATEX-Cork
Duration 1 Day (9.00am to 4.30pm)
Maximum number of delegates n/a
Price €350 per person
Further informations
Dates and registration
28 Feb 2017

In house at your company

Order numbers 165973-2
Maximum number of delegates
Further informations
Dates and registration
On request

Pilz Ireland
Cork Business and Technology Park, Model Farm Road

Telephone: +353 21 4346535