One-Day Course on “Flammable Fluids Hazardous Area Classification and Impact on Process Areas” on 10 January 2020

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One-Day Course on “Flammable Fluids Hazardous Area Classification and Impact on Process Areas” on 10 January 2020

Dear SLP Members and Friends,

We are pleased to announce the following:

DateFriday, 10 January 2020
Time0900hr - 1700hr
VenueSingapore Polytechnic Graduates’ Guild
1010 Dover Rd Gate 4
Singapore 139658
FeeSLP Members and Two Corporate Nominees
SIT / e2i Members
$270.00 nett per person
Non-Members$320.00 nett per person
Group Discount - for registration of 3 or more participants from the same company, a 10% discount will apply.
Fee includes:
• Buffet Lunch and Refreshments
• Hardcopy Presentation notes and e-Presentation file (Upon Completion)
• E-Certificate of Attendance
Course SpeakerMr. Lim Kee Huat, Manager and Principal Engineer, Cassia Pte. Ltd.
ObjectiveThis course aims to develop engineers and engineering practitioners in their competencies with regard to hazardous area classification and the impact on process areas from flammable fluids. The professionals will be able to interpret and produce hazardous area classification documentation. They can assess the suitability of equipment located in explosive atmospheres.
SynopsisPrinciples in fire and explosion towards safety and protection are introduced. It provides the application and interpretation of hazardous area classification based on different codes and standards. Hazardous area classification concepts, methodology and technique are presented together with process equipment hazardous area radii. Ventilation in open and enclosed areas and their effectiveness are addressed. Product certification and equipment markings are addressed. Fire and explosion incidents and preventive measures are reviewed.
Target participantsHSE & safety professionals; electrical, instrument, mechanical and engineers of other disciplines; operation and production practitioners; supervisors and managers.
SDU points/
FSM-CPD points
• 6 SDU points by WHS-CPD Board, 3 FSM-CPD points by SCDF and qualified for 6 PDUs by PEB
• E-Certificates of Attendance will be issued to all attendees upon completion.
Closing Date02 January 2020
0830-0900 Registration with Light Breakfast
0900-0915Welcome and Introduction
0915-0945Principles of Fire & Explosion in safety and protection of people, environment & assets.
0945-1030Application & interpretation of the relevant codes and standards: API, ATEX, BS, EI, FM, IEC, IECEx, ISO, NEC, NFPA, SS, UL. Division / Zone hazardous area classification.
1030-1045Tea Break
1045-1115Hazardous area classification concepts, methodology and technique. Class and category of petroleum and flammable fluids. Flash point, ignition source & temperature, minimum ignition energy, LEL, UEL. Source, grade and buoyancy of release.
1115-1200Determine process equipment / accessories hazardous areas: compressors, launchers, receivers, piping, PRVs, pumps, separators, sumps, tanks, vents.
1300-1340Importance and effect of ventilation on hazardous area classification. Natural or artificial mechanical ventilation, ventilation flowrates. Positive or negative pressure, and design target for flammable atmosphere in enclosed area, battery room, laboratory. Fire & Gas detection system.
1340-1430Produce hazardous area classification schedule and drawings for the open and enclosed areas in a plant.
1430-1445Tea Break
1445-1545Product certification and Directive / Standards markings for protection of electrical equipment and mechanical protection concepts in explosive / flammable atmospheres. Gas group, temperature class.
1545-1630Discussion and review of flammable fluids fire and explosion incidents, and preventive measures.
1630-1700Q & A

As seats are limited, registration will be on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Please kindly reply to Penny Pan at with the following information before 02 January 2020.

Registration: One-Day Course on "Flammable Fluids Hazardous Area Classification and Impact on Process Areas" on 10 January 2020
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Please make cheque payable to:

Society of Loss Prevention (Singapore)
Please mail your cheque to:
Society of Loss Prevention (S’pore)
c/o 1 Scotts Road #24-10
Shaw Centre
Singapore 228208

For Fund Transfer/ATM/IBanking
Beneficiary Name: 
Society of Loss Prevention (S’pore)
Account No: 032-003474-8 (Current account)
Bank: DBS
Bank code: 032
Branch code: 7171

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We look forward to your participation.

Thank you.