What is IECEx CoPc?


IEC = International Electrotechnical Commission
Ex = Explosive atmospheres
IEC + Ex = IECEx

CoPC =  Certificates of Personnel Competence.
 

IECEx CoPC = International Certification Scheme

The IECEx Certification of Personnel Competence (CoPC) is the first international scheme aimed at providing personnel with a worldwide recognized certificate.

It is for people who already have the Ex theoretical knowledge and years of Ex practical Experience, who want to put their knowledge to be tested by an independent Body. It has nothing to do with Training.



Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there are now more restrictions on traveling, workspaces and events.
To ensure that we can continue to provide training and certification services to our clients, we are now offering our clients a new online service, which provides the possibility to conduct training and examination remotely on following CoPC Units:
 

  • Unit Ex 000 Basic knowledge and awareness to enter a site that includes a classified hazardous area 

  • Unit Ex 001 Apply basic principles of protection in Explosive Atmospheres

  • Unit Ex 002 Perform classification of hazardous areas

  • Unit Ex 003 Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems

  • Unit Ex 006 Test Electrical Installations in or associated with Explosive Atmospheres

  • Unit Ex 004 Maintain equipment in Explosive Atmospheres

  • Unit Ex 007 Perform visual and close inspection of electrical installations in or associated with Explosive Atmospheres

  • Unit Ex 008 Perform a detailed inspection of electrical installations in or associated with Explosive Atmospheres

  • Unit Ex 009 Design electrical installations in or associated with Explosive Atmospheres

 

Units Ex 0036 and Ex 00478 require practical assessment, which the candidates need to complete once the travel restrictions are lifted.

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WEB APPLICATION

We recommend to use our web-application. Just click the button below and complete the application in English.

ASSESSMENT PROCESS

 

Apply by web, email or post.

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

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FAQ

 

HOW LONG TIME DOES IT TAKE, AND WHAT DOES IT COST?
 

We will review your application within three working days to let you know if it is complete. Read more.

Trainor is an  IECEx body approved to operate under the IECEx Scheme for Certification of Personnel Competencies (CoPC) and can therefore issue IECEx Certificates of Personnel Competencies.

 

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