IECEx Assessors' Package

The following package of IECEx Documents contains the current documents necessary for IECEx Assessors and Assessing Teams to conduct the assessment of:

  • Candidate ExCBs,
  • Candidate ExTLs,
  • Surveillance and reassessment of Accepted ExBs and ExTLs.

The following additional Assessor Training Material (links below) can be downloaded to assist Assessors:

IECEx Assessor Training - Program Fortaleza

  1. Current schemes within the IECEx System that may require assessment
  2. The IECEx Assessment Process
  3. IECEx Rules, Procedures and Reports
  4. IECEx On-Site Assessment
  5. IECEx Assessor Training - Assessment Problems
  6. IECEx Assessor Training - Introduction of ISO/IEC 17065:2012
  • Document No.
    Title
  • IECEx Assessment Report Form

  • IECEx 02

    IEC System for Certification to Standards relating to Equipment for use in Explosive Atmospheres (IECEx System)IECEx Certified Equipment Scheme covering equipment for use in explosive atmospheres – Rules of Procedure (Ed 6.1 Posted 171026)

    IECEx 02 Ed6.1 RLV
  • iecexOD003-1ed2.0en

    Assessment Procedures for IECEx acceptance of Candidate Accepted Certification Bodies (ExCBs) and Ex Testing Laboratories (ExTLs) –
    Part 1: Appointment and Surveillance of IECEx appointed Assessors (ed.2)

    IECEx OD 003 1 Ed2.0 RLV
  • OD-003-2-Ed3.0

    Assessment Procedures for IECEx acceptance of Candidate Accepted Certification Bodies (ExCBs) and Ex Testing Laboratories (ExTLs) –
    Part 2: Assessment, surveillance assessment and re-assessment of ExCBs and ExTLs operating in the IECEx 02, IECEx Certified Equipment Scheme. (ed.3)

    IECEx OD 003 2 Ed3.0 RLV
  • OD-006-Site-assessment-report-V4

    Site Assessment Report for Assessment of IECEx Candidate and Accepted Ex Certification Bodies (ExCBs) and Candidate and Accepted Ex Testing Laboratories (ExTLs). (ed.4)

    OD 006 Ed4.0 RLV
  • OD-009-Ed4.1-English

    Operational Document - Procedures for the Issuing of IECEx Certificates of Conformity, IECEx Test Reports and IECEx Quality Assessment Reports. Ed. 4.1

    IECEx OD 009 Ed4.1 RLV
  • OD 017 Ed 5

    Drawing and documentation Guidance for IEC Ex Certification – for use by Manufacturers and ExTLS - Ed 5

    Translated Version: PT [Portuguese Version)
  • OD-018-Ed-1-17025-Harmonised-Checklist

    Harmonised CHECK LIST FOR TESTING AND CALIBRATION LABORATORIES ISO/IEC 17025

  • Terms and Conditions for use of the IECEx Conformity Mark

  • OD-024-Ed-1-1-Witness-Testing-Manufacturer

    IECEx Rules of Procedure covering testing, or witnessing testing at a manufacturer’s or user’s facility (Ed 2.0 Posted 171026)

    OD 024 Ed2.0 RLV
  • OD-025-Version-3.1

    Guidelines on the Management of Assessment and Surveillance programs for the assessment of Manufacturer’s Quality System, in accordance with the IECEx Scheme. Ed. 3.1

    IECEx OD 025 Ed3.1 RLV
  • OD-026 Ed.3.0

    Guidelines for the qualification of Lead Auditor and Auditors, in accordance with the IECEx System. Ed. 3.0

    IECEx OD 026 Ed3.0 RLV
  • OD-032-V1-IECEx-Assessor-Guide-2-1

    IECEx Assessor's Guide

  • OD-033-Unit-Verification

    IECEx Operations Manual – IECEx Unit Verification Certificates

  • OD107-Ed-1-17065-Harmonised-Checklist-IECEx

    Harmonised CHECK LIST FOR CERTIFICATION BODIES ISO/IEC 17065

    (Note: This document has been issued using the new agreed numbering system and will replace OD 007, the ISO/IEC Guide 65 Checklist, on 15th September 2015. From that date all existing, and applicant, ExCBs will be required to comply with the new ISO/IEC 17065 Standard, using this checklist.)

  • IECEx-OD-202-Ed2.0

    IECEx Testing and Assessment Group (ExTAG)
    IECEx Proficiency Testing Program. Ed 2.0

    IECEx OD 202 Ed2.0 RLV
  • IECEx-OD-204-Ed1.0

    Mid-term Assessment Report Form according to Section 3 of IECEx Operational Document OD 003-2 (Ed 1.0)

  • IECEx-OD-205-Ed1.0

    IECEx Checklist for the Review of IECEx CoCs, ExTRs, QARs (Ed 1.0)

  • IECEx-OD-206-Ed1.0

    IECEx Assessment Feedback Form

  • OD-233-Ed-2.0

    IECEx Certified Equipment Scheme - Assessment of Ex “s" Equipment

    OD 233 Ed 2.0 RLV
    Translated Version: PT Portuguese Version Ed.2
  • IECEx-OD-280-Ed1.0

    IECEx Certified Equipment Scheme –
    Guide to Certification of Non-electrical Equipment and Protective Systems

    Translated Version: PT Portugese Version Ed.1
  • OD 315-5

    IECEx Certified Service Facilities Scheme –
    Part 5: Repair, overhaul and reclamation of Ex equipment
    Additional requirements for IECEx Service Facilities involved in the repair, overhaul and reclamation of Ex equipment

    Translated Version: PT [Portuguese Version]
  • IECEx Certified Service Facilities Scheme –Part 2: Selection of Ex equipment and design of Ex installations Assessment procedures for IECEx acceptance of Candidate Certification Bodies (ExCBs) for the purpose of issuing IECEx Certificates to Ex Service Facilities providing selection of Ex equipment and design of Ex installations related services (1 MB)

  • IECEx Certified Service Facilities Scheme –
    Part 3: Ex installation and initial inspection
    Assessment procedures for IECEx acceptance of Candidate Certification Bodies (ExCBs) for the purpose of issuing IECEx Certificates to Ex Service Facilities providing Ex installation and initial inspection service IECEx (1 MB)

  • IECEx Certified Service Facilities Scheme –Part 4: Ex inspection and maintenance Assessment procedures for IECEx acceptance of Candidate Certification Bodies(ExCBs) for the purpose of issuing IECEx Certificates to Ex Service Facilities providing Ex installations related services. Ed. 2.0

    IECEx OD 316 4 Ed2.0 RLV
  • IECEx Certified Service Facilities Scheme – Part 5: Repair, overhaul and reclamation of Ex equipment. Assessment procedures for IECEx acceptance of Candidate Certification Bodies (ExCBs) for the purpose of issuing IECEx Certificates to Ex Service Facilities involved in the repair, overhaul and reclamation of Ex equipment. Ed. 1.1

    IECEx OD 316 5 Ed1.1 RLV
  • Rules and Procedures for the granting of Licenses to issue and use the IECEx Conformity Mark (This document has been issued using the new agreed numbering system. It replaces OD022 )

  • IECEx Scheme for Certification of Personnel Competence for Explosive Atmospheres – Assessment procedures for IECEx acceptance of Certification Bodies (ExCBs) for the purpose of issuing and maintaining IECEx Certificates of Personnel Competence (CoPCs) (Ed 3.1)

    IECEx OD501 Ed3.1 RLV
  • Site Re-Assessment Report for Assessment of IECEx Candidate and Accepted Ex Certification Bodies (ExCBs) for the IECEx 05 Certificate of Personal Competencies Scheme (CoPC)

    Translated Version: PT [Portuguese Version]
  • TCD 60079 and 80079 Series

    TECHNICAL CAPABILITY DOCUMENT

    No. TCD – 60079 – 80079 Series - Edition 4

    Referenced Standards IEC 60079 – Explosive atmospheres
    Parts included Parts included: 60079 - 0, 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 11, 13, 15, 16, 18, 26, 28, 29-1, 29-4, 30-1, 31, 32-1, 33, 35-1, 35-2 and 80079- 36, 37

    (Posted to web 160527)

  • TCD 60079-19 (MS Word)

    Technical Guidance Document– Equipment repair, overhaul and reclamation
    (Posted to Web 171026)

    This is the official and current version of IECEx Technical Guidance Documents (TCD)