Ex 004, 007 and 008 Inspection and maintenance - Certification

If you wish to take the certification examination in IECEx Ex 004, 007 and 008 Inspection and maintenance, reserve your place here.

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Certification information

Duration: 1 day
Price: NOK 5 250,-
Language: English Korean

IECEx CoPC is the only international scheme for the certification of personnel associated with design, installation, operation and inspection in Ex areas.

Trainor Certification is an official organisation for the certification of personnel.


To take the certification examination in Ex 004, 007 and 008 Inspection and maintenance.

Target group:

Personnel working in electrical, automation and related fields with the installation and testing of Ex equipment.

Participants must have IECEx certification in unit 001 Basic protection principles for Ex protection.

In addition, participants must be qualified electrical professionals with at least 3 years relevant practical experience, at least 2 years of which must be from working in hazardous areas.

Course subjects:

The certification meets the requirements of IECEx CoPC, and is conducted by Trainor Certification. Details of the certification are found at www.IECEx.com.

Participants should make themselves familiar with
●   IECEx 05
●   IECEx 05A
●   IECEx OD502
●   IECEx OD503
●   IECEx OD504

On passing the examination, candidates will be issued with an IECEx Certificate of Personnel Competence.


The examination is in English and includes both theoretical and practical sections. Examination duration: 6 hours and 10 minutes.

Certification application
The completed application form must be sent to copc@trainor.no. Evaluation of your qualifications and experience will be carried out by Trainor Certification. Candidates who meet the requirements for certification and pass the examination will receive the IECEx Certificate of Personnel Competence. Regular re-certification ensures that the certified person maintains the required level of competence.

Fee for certification: NOK 5 250 per participant. When you have passed the examination, a certification fee of NOK 2 900 must be paid to IECEx for the first issue of a certificate. Updating an existing certificate to include new modules costs NOK 1 300. We reserve the right to adjust these fees in line with IECEx.

Link to application form: https://www.trainor-certification.com/apply

If you need further information on the IECEx system for personnel certification, please contact Trainor by telephone 47 33 37 89 00 or email post@trainor.no. Website: www.trainor-certification.com.

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