Skip to content
Trainor Vietnam expects at least 100 participants to join the ATEX and IECEx Seminar in Ho Chi Minh City August 30th. Photo: Trainor Vietnam
Trainor Vietnam expects at least 100 participants to join the ATEX and IECEx Seminar in Ho Chi Minh City August 30th. Photo: Trainor Vietnam

Press release -

The third annual ATEX & IECEx Seminar coming up in August

Hosted by Trainor Vietnam, personnel working in potential explosive atmospheres (Ex) will gather in the Sheraton Saigon Hotel and Towers, Ho Chi Minh City, August 30th 2019, for the 3rd annual ATEX & IECEx Seminar, focusing on safety in hazardous areas.

Standards of Ex competence

ATEX & IECEx Seminar is the meeting place for personnel directly or indirectly working in potential explosive atmospheres (Ex).The aim of the conference is to present the recent updates to the IEC standards and rules and to systemize the world standards related to Ex competence.

For the last three years, Trainor Vietnam, IECEx Recognized Training Provider and Certification Body for Certificates of Personnel Competencies (CoPC), has been hosting this seminar.

This year you'll meet among others Mr. Mark Amos, Business Manager, IECEx Secretariat, Mr. Nguyen Van Khoi, Deputy Director, the Department of Standards of Vietnam, Mr. Einar Thóren, Operations Manager, Trainor Certification, the representatives from our excellent Malaysian partner, Avernoble/ Capeserve, our experienced instructors, examiners and other guest speakers.

The future of e-learning

Moreover, it is also the first time you can try out how we implement Trainor Virtual Reality (VR) in the practical training of flash arc accident and firefighting. This high technology will also be the future of Ex practical training carried out byTrainor. Fortunately, the two previous seminars were organized successfully. Approximately 100 staffs and engineers from prestigious oil and gas companies in Vietnam such as PV Drilling, Biendong POC, Phuquoc POC, PTSC M&C, PTSC POS, PTSC PS, PV Gas, VSP, PVFCCo and etc. attended last year's event.

Seminar details:

Time: 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM, Friday August 30th 2019

Place: The Sheraton Saigon Hotel & Towers, 88 Dong Khoi, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Early Bird Price: 500 000 VND (USD § 22)

Price including:

  • I seat in the conference room
  • 1 certificate of attendance
  • 1 pouch of first aid kit
  • Free tea break and buffet lunch at Sheraton Saigon Hotel & Towers

For more details of the seminar & to register, please visit:

Related links



Trainor is an international specialist company offering training, consultancy services and hire of qualified personnel within the areas of electrical safety, automation and processes within the oil and gas sector. Trainor is headquartered in Norway, and represented in Vietnam, Korea, China, Malaysia, India and Sweden.


Eva Nordskog

Eva Nordskog

Press contact Head of Communications, HR and ESG Communications, PR/Media +4790875544 LinkedIn

Related content

Committed to safety

Trainor is an internationally recognized company setting new standards for safety training. Based in Norway, we provide training services, digital solutions and technical consultancy services to offshore, maritime and land-based industries worldwide.

For more than 30 years we have trained professionals domestically and abroad, offshore and onshore.
And we were among the very first players in the market when we launched our first e-learning course in 1996. Since then, traditional and digital education have gone hand in hand, and we have developed digital training solutions that meet the needs of a broad energy industry.

We work closely with authorities and industry organizations to ensure the safety of the individual workplace, and take pride in delivering courses which are always professionally updated and well communicated in a user-friendly platform. Always committed to safety.

Kjelleveien 21, Tønsberg, Norway
3126 Tønsberg