Course Content

The course package consists of a digital ATEX course, the national exam and official certificate. The online course is the ideal preparation for the ATEX exam. After the course you take the exam in your area. Choose comfort and speed with the ATEX course package. PlusPort arranges everything for you from your registration to obtaining your certificate.

ATEX Online Course Content

ATEX basic complete course (e-learning including exam) 
Important: This course is only available in Dutch
AimWork safely in environments with a potential explosion hazard.
For whom?Operators, production staff, cleaning staff, supporting office staff and furthermore for everyone who works in or near an explosion hazard environment.
Course packageOnline training &  official exam
Course levelMBO
Course durationApprox. 4 hours for the online learning + 60 minutes for the ATEX exam
Online training course content
  • 6 online modules including a practice test per module
  • Digital reference work
  • Online test exam
ModulesThe online ATEX course consists of the following modules:

  • What is an explosion?
  • Guidelines and legislation
  • Gas and dust properties
  • Zones
  • Protective measures for ignition
  • Work safely
Online reference workThe reference work can be printed by the student before the student has taken the independent exam.
Online practice testsPractice tests are available after each module. Learn from the mistakes you made by looking back with feedback.
Online test examWith the test exam we simulate the independent exam. The candidate has a maximum of 60 minutes for the ATEX Basic exam.Learn from the mistakes you made by looking back with feedback.
Independent examThe ATEX exam is an independent written exam. The candidate has a maximum of 60 minutes for the ATEX Basic exam.
CertificateThe candidate takes a written exam at one of the locations in the Netherlands. After passing, the student will receive a digital certificate and pass within two weeks. The certificate is valid for three years.
Certificate RegistrationThe certificate is registered in the PlusPort Academy, which means that people are called up in time to renew the certificate.
Price €175,- excl. BTW


Advantages of the ATEX course with PlusPort

Prepare optimally for the written exam by means of practice tests and test exams. When participating in the ATEX course you have access to the digital ATEX manual that serves as a reference work. With the digital handbook you can search for specific information quickly and easily.

ATEX certificate

At PlusPort you receive the official ATEX certificate which is valid for five years. To obtain the ATEX certificate you must pass the national exam with a sufficient score. You can arrange participation in this exam via PlusPort. However, to optimally prepare you, PlusPort also has a course package available, in which everything is arranged for you up to your certification