Selection of Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Areas

Electrical Equipment & HAC

  • Code:  SHAC018
  • Format:  Online
  • Language:  English
  • Duration:  60 minutes
  • Price: INR.  2700

Electrical Equipment & HAC

Product Description:

About the Course

One of the objectives ofthe  HAC exercise is to select equipment so that they do not become a source of ignition.

The selection of electrical equipments is generallybased on the requirements specified in standards like  IS 5571 and IS/IEC 60079. Selection of electrical equipment  in HAC should be  based on aspects like classification of the Hazardous Area  - (Zone Classification), Temperature class or Ignition temperature of gas or vapour and Gas Grouping – IIA, IIB or IIC. The course gives the learner a detailed understanding of these concepts.


1.    Applicable Standards  & selection criteria

2.    Selection based on Surface Temperature

3.    Selection Based on Gas Group

4.    Types of Hazardous area equipment   

5.    Flame proof enclosure

6.    Certification

7.    Identifying Explosive atmosphere equipment

8.    General guidelines

9.    Case Studies


The course has been prepared in accordance to guidelines and standards prevalent in India and abroad

Course designed for

HSE professionals involved in Process Safety and Plant management.

1.    Plant Managers

2.    Operating/Maintenance Personnel

3.    Individuals/EPC



Jolly Rynjah : 044 3044 5625 or email

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