APPLICATION & ASSESSMENT PROCESS

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STAGE 1

Application

Apply by web, email or post. 

 

By applying, you will receive the status "applicant".

STAGE 2

Review by Excert Certification

Our examiners will review your work and training record. 

 

If the review is successful, your status will change to "candidate" and you can sign up for assessments.

STAGE 3

Assessment Day

at TESV / Remotely

Assessment can be conducted at our office in Vung Tau or the theory tests of all units can be conducted remotely. 

If your assessment is successful, and all fees are paid, your status will be changed to "certified person".

STAGE 4

Certificate

Candidates fulfilling all requirements will be awarded an IECEx CoPC valid for five years.

Certificates can be viewed online at www.iecex.com

and in the IECEx smart-phone app. 

STAGE 5

Recertification

You will need to apply for renewal of your certificate.

 

Depending on if there have been changes to the relevant IEC 60079-standards, and depending on your work history during the past years, the Certification Body will decide if you will be offered a partial or full reassessment.

 

STAGE 1 - APPLICATION

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Application form

OD 502

​Please prepare the following documentation for your application:

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  • Application form, see OD 502 section 3

  • A Passport size portrait photograph (.jpg format and less than 150 x 180 pixels), see OD 502 3.3.5

  • A CV

  • Evidence of education, training and work experience (pdf format or similar), see OD 502 2.4 -2.5

For application, we recommend using our web-application (no application form is required): Apply here

You also can send all the documentation as instructed to mail@tesv.no.

*Please note that all applications shall be in English.​

Don't hesitate to contact us if you need any help with your application. 

 

By applying, you will receive the status "applicant".

 

STAGE 2 - REVIEW

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OD 504

See IECEx OD 504 for the detail prerequisites for each unit.​​

 

Ex 000: No requirement

Ex 001: No requirement

Ex 002: Require a degree, diploma or equivalent in a technical subject

Ex 003 & 006: Require a college, vocational degree etc. of technical education | minimum 3 years experience in industrial electrical installation practice | Ex 001

Ex 004, 007 & 008: Require a college degree etc. of technical education | minimum 3 years experience in industrial installation practice | Ex 001

Ex 009: Require a college degree etc. of technical education | minimum 3 years experience in electrical installation design | Ex 001

If the review is successful, your status will change to "candidate" and you can sign up for assessments.

 

STAGE 3 - ASSESSMENT

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OD 503

OD 504

For unit Ex 000 and Ex 001 it will be a theory exam only.  All other units will include both theory exams and practical assessments.

Assessment can be conducted at our assessment center in Vung Tau or the theory tests of all units can be conducted remotely.

You are advised to study the relevant parts of IECEx OD 503 and 504 for further information about the assessments.

If your assessment is successful, and all fees are paid, your status will be changed to "certified person".

 

STAGE 4 - CERTIFICATE

Candidates fulfilling all requirements will be awarded an IECEx CoPC valid for five years.

Certificates can be viewed online at www.iecex.com and in the IECEx smart-phone app. 

 

STAGE 5 - RECERTIFICATION

You will need to apply for renewal of your certificate. Depending on if there have been changes to the relevant IEC 60079-standards, and depending on your work history during the past years, the Certification Body will decide if you will be offered a partial or full reassessment.

Address: 5th Floor - ACB Building, 14 Hoang Hoa Tham, Ward 2, Vung Tau, Vietnam