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IECEx Training

The Competitive Edge for Electrical Workers

Internationally recognised Hazardous Areas Training. The Next Step towards IECEx Certification and employment opportunities.


Hazardous Area Courses Delivered to IECEx Standards

Is IECEx Training for me?

Electrical workers operating in Hazardous Areas (HA) are seeking out courses to help give them a competitive edge in securing positions with global energy, mining and manufacturing companies. These workers are turning to Competency Training for internationally recognized IECEx training to ensure their global skills sets can improve their chances of local and global employability. IECEx certification is recognised worldwide, offering graduates a deeper employment pool in resources, manufacturing, construction and infrastructure.

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IECEx Units covered in our Hazardous Area Courses

Competency Training Course IECEx Units
Hazardous Areas Awareness Ex000
EEHA Installation and Maintenance Ex001, Ex003, Ex004, Ex006, Ex007, Ex008
Hazardous Area Classification and Design Ex002, Ex009
Hazardous Area Classification Ex002

How do I get IECEx Certification?

You attain IECEx certification through the Certification of Personal Competency (CoPC) scheme involving just three steps:

  1. Prior workplace HA experience
  2. IECEx pre-learning course
  3. IECEx assessment and certification


What can I expect from your HA IECEx Training Courses?

  • A tailored approach for HA training by a recognized IECEx training provider
  • Portfolio of evidence following completion of the pre-learning course (required for IECEx CoPC certification)
  • Qualified trainers who meet Competency Training’s standards, and are up-to-date with the latest changes to regulations and legislation

What do I graduate with?

  • Compliance training in HA to Australian and New Zealand AND international safety standards (AS/NZS 60079, IEC 60079)
  • Completion of a practical driven IECEx recognised pre-learning course, aligning with one or more of the 11 IECEx Units
  • Classroom, on-site or online training (depends on the Ex Units you are seeking)
  • Delivery of competencies and qualifications relevant to the industry
  • IECEx certification facilitated by Competency Training in partnership with CSA
  • IECEx CoPC issued by SIRA Certification

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