Oil and Gas

Course catalogue



Course type

  • E-learning course

Course provider

  • ExTek AS
Course code: EXT-004
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 5 hours
Language: English, Norwegian
Price: NOK 6000,-

This course is made for personnel who organize or perform: planning, installation, inspection and maintenance of Ex equipment.

The course gives an introduction and repetition in different subjects treated in the IEC 60079 Standard (NEK EN 60079).

The course duration is 5 hours and is valid for 5 years

The course can also be taken as a refresher course for Ex maintenance


• Fundamental Ex philosophy, refresher

• Preparing and installing electrical equipment in hazardous areas

• Inspection and maintenance of electrical equipment in Ex areas

• Understand what maintenance tasks can be done locally, and what must be performed by an authorized workshop

• Give candidates for CompEx certification a solid background for the theoretical assessment

Course code: EXT-005
Course type: E-learning course
Duration: 5-hour e-learning
Language: English, Norwegian
Price: NOK 6200,-

The course gives you a basic understanding of the principles of intrinsically safe loops (IS) in potentially explosive areas.

After completing the course, the candidate will have acquired the necessary knowledge about the design of intrinsically safe (IS), choice of equipment, inspection and maintenance in potentially explosive areas.

Our aim is to ensure that the employees are motivated to work safely and securely.

The course lasts 5 hours and the course certificate is valid for 5 years

The e-learning course can also be used as a refresher after 5 years


• Understand the general principles for the type of specific protection and correct marking of components approved in intrinsically safe systems (IS)

• Current standard for Exi

• Construction and assessment of intrinsically safe equipment

• Assessment and concrete use of “simple apparatus app”

• Be able to choose and install the correct Exi equipment in hazardous areas according to the standards IEC 60079-14 and 60079-25

• How to work safely with IS

• Competence requirements for performing work on Exi installations

• How to verify and calculate an Exi circuit


• Know where to find and how to read relevant standards, data sheets, product sheets and other relevant literature