Course:


CompEx Ex01-Ex04 Refresher


Price (exc. VAT):


£ 715


Course Type:


Classroom


Prerequisites

A CompEx certificate dated within 5 years of the course date.

Candidates will be expected to record their previous experience and qualifications. Candidates must provide copies of qualifications and photo identification (e.g. Driving Licence, Passport, Identity Card or JIB/SJIB/CSCS Card).

Candidates should be appropriately qualified electrotechnical craftspersons, or must be able to provide an employer endorsed letter to substantiate their experience in the relevant discipline.

Candidates must sign a declaration to that effect as part of their registration.

Course Content

The Certificate of Core Competence is valid for five years and will need to be renewed prior to the expiry date by attendance on the two day CompEx Refresher course. When five years has been exceeded, the delegate will need to attend the full five Day CompEx course.

Dangerous substances are any substances used or present at work that could, if not properly controlled, cause harm to people as a result of a fire or explosion. This includes such things as solvents, paints, varnishes, flammable gases, such as liquid petroleum gas (LPG), dusts from machining and sanding operations and dusts from foodstuffs. CompEx is a national joint training initiative developed and implemented by the Engineering Equipment and Material Users Association (EEMUA) and JTL and is supported by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). 


Thank you for booking on to the above course.  Please find enclosed your course information pack. It is strongly suggested you read this prior to your course and familiarise yourself with the documents included.

Evidence of electrical qualifications. All delegates attending these courses should be appropriately qualified electrotechnical craftpersons (NVQ3) in accordance with the Electricity at Work Regulations.
You will be required to show original copies of your qualifications on the day of attendance.
Prior to attending you will also need to supply Eastcoast College by email the following items to comply with JTL regulations.

  • Copies of Certificates
  • Copy of current CompEx certificate
  • Passport style jpeg image. (The maximum size for the jpeg is 1mb and 640 x 480 pixels)
Please email these to m.able@eastcoast.ac.uk

An ECS or JIB Card is acceptable as proof of qualifications.

Delegates such as Managers, Designers and Instrument Technicians not providing this information may attend the course but will be issued with a non-electrical certificate (CSNV) if they pass the assessments.

If you cannot provide none of the above required documentation and you are a practicing craftsperson, a completed employers witness testimony on letterheaded paper will be required.

Template with instruction can be found the following way.
  1. Go to the following Eastcoast College website
 www.eastcoast.ac.uk/maritime-offshore-energy
  1. Scroll down page and you will find the link Employer Letter
  2. Open link and follow instruction found on page 2 of document.


Practical considerations. Candidates are expected to complete a glanding exercise and to carry out inspections on LV and IS circuits

Enrolment forms. We are enclosing two enrolment forms. Please complete these forms and bring them with you on the first day of the course. Should you require any additional support (for example if English is not your first language) please contact us as soon as possible at m.able@eastcoast.ac.uk as you may be eligible for additional assessment time.

Identification. You must bring with you some form of photographic identification for duration of course, such as a Passport or Driving Licence. You will also need to know your National Insurance (NI) number.

The Course information pack (included with this letter) includes
  • Course timetable
  • Toolbox Guide – This small book is a summary of the course
  • Notes for course participants
  • Enrolment forms (CompEx and East Coast College).

Please be aware that there will be homework, such as typical questions, to be worked on during the evenings of the course.

Assessments: There will be online assessments and practical assessments during the course.

Accreditation: Successful candidates will receive a National Certificate of Core Competence. The certificate of core competence can only be issued where delegates have satisfactorily completed the unit assessments, have signed the self declaration of eligibility for training on the JTL registration form and provided copies of their qualifications to confirm that they are electrically competent.
Delegates not meeting the criteria will be awarded a CSNV certificate.

Expiry date: The Certificate of Core Competence is valid for 5 years and will need to be renewed every 5 years by attendance at the 3 day CompEx refresher course. If the 5 year period has been exceeded, you will need to attend the full 5 day course.

Timings:
Arrive:                         08:30 - essential for car parking and registration
Start:                           08.45
Finish:                          17.00
(Morning and afternoon refreshments and lunch will be provided.)
Venue:                       East Coast College, Lowestoft
Trainer:                       Dan Carter
Assessors:                  Dave Cooper

Car Parking:               There are three car parks at the College for Delegate use:
  • Student car park
  • Maritime car park
  • Horizon Centre car park

Please note that the College has limited car parking spaces.

On arrival, please report to the College main reception.

If you have any queries regarding the course (including special dietary requirements), please call 01502 525033. Once again, thank you for your booking and we look forward to seeing you at East Coast College Lowestoft Campus soon.

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Dates:  18/12/2019  -  20/12/2019


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Dates:  29/01/2020  -  31/01/2020


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Dates:  26/02/2020  -  28/02/2020


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Places Available:  8

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Dates:  25/03/2020  -  27/03/2020


Times:  09:00 - 17:00

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Dates:  29/04/2020  -  01/05/2020


Times:  09:00 - 17:00

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Dates:  27/05/2020  -  29/05/2020


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Dates:  24/06/2020  -  26/06/2020


Times:  09:00 - 17:00

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