Red and white logo with fire in the middle and grey text South African Flameproof Association

IN THE INTEREST OF SAFETY

About Us

The South African Flameproof Association is a non profit body, and is an association of companies involved in explosion prevention/protection techniques for equipment used in hazardous atmospheres in industry and mining.

It comprises almost 200 member companies which include both end users and manufacturers, as well as relevant government bodies and equipment testing houses. The association has branches in Gauteng (Johannesburg), KwaZulu-Natal (Durban), and the Cape (Cape Town).

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Where to buy specialized flameproof equipment?

companies, associations or businesses that offer ATEX inspections, Hazardous area inspections, Hazardous area equipment inspections, HAZLOC EX inspections, HAZLOC installation and maintenance management, Instrumentation and control systems, Commissioning and maintenance, Electrical services and HV & LV electrical inspection and testing in South Africa

Companies in South Africa that offer testing and certification of electrical, electronic and mechanical equipment for use in explosive atmospheres

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Membership

If your company or organization is involved in explosion prevention technology, or if your operations involve any work in hazardous or potentially hazardous areas, then you should consider becoming a member of SAFA.

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CPD

SAFA has been recognized as a Voluntary Association (Category C) in terms of Section 25(1)(3)  of the Engineering Professions Act (46 of 2000). In terms of this registration, ECSA registered professionals may earn Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points when participating in registered SAFA activities.  

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SAFA MIE Application

Apply for Certificate of Personal Competency (COPC) to register as a Master Installation Electrician. 

SAFA Individual MIE Membership Fee: R1800 p/a

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Sponsorship

Click the link below to find out more about becoming a SAFA sponsor!

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SAFA Certificate of ECSA

Recognition as a Voluntary Association

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