Online training course - DSEAR 2002 (The Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations)

The 'DSEAR 2002' course explains the requirements of DSEAR 2002. It is for all employees required to work within hazardous areas.

Course modules :

  • Introduction
    Introduces the main requirements of DSEAR.
  • Risk Assessment
    Considers the essential components of a DSEAR risk assessment.
  • Control Measures
    The control and mitigation measures to be applied.
  • Explosive Atmospheres
    What to do with areas where a hazardous explosive atmosphere may occur.
  • Hazard Zones
    Explains the 6 hazard zone classifications together with the 3 gas groups and 6 temperature classes.
  • Equipment & Protective Systems
    Examines equipment suitable for use within classified hazardous areas.
  • Accidents, Incidents & Emergencies
    Looks at the emergency arrangements to be established.
  • Information, Instruction & Training
    Considers the training requirements of DSEAR.
  • Self Test
    20 questions covering each of the previous modules. A certificate is offered if the test is passed.


The DSEAR 2002 course is ideally for:

Employers, and all employees required to work within hazardous areas.

The DSEAR 2002 course timing:

The 'DSEAR 2002' course takes approximately 50 minutes to complete. You are purchasing one copy of this course, with one attempt at the test at the end.

Tracking of progress takes place on every page of the course. Therefore, if there is a failure for any reason, you can log in again and carry on with the course until completion.

Self Assessment

The course contains an interactive self assessment with mutiple choice questions to test your understanding of the contents of the course. On successful completion of the test, you will receive a downloadable certificate of competency which you may print.

How to buy and do the course

Each course costs 14.95+vat (17.94) which you order and pay for online. Payment is via paypal, which allows you to use a debit or credit card. We are not given any of the payment or personal details.

When you purchase a course - you are buying one copy of the course which contains tutorial material and a test. The test has a passmark of 75%, and you get one go at the test. If you fail it, you must buy another copy and have another go.

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