exida Academy has been developed to provide comprehensive Functional Process Safety, ICS Cybersecurity, and Alarm Management training for end user industry professionals, as well original equipment manufacturers. Our courses are available on a variety of platforms, from single day public courses to week long custom, onsite training workshops. Offering courses at the Beginner, Practitioner, and Expert levels, our goal is to share our evolving knowledge and skills with our students with the intention that they will use this knowledge to cost effectively design, build, operate, and maintain optimally safe and secure automation systems as applicable to their functional responsibility. exida Academy was built from the core foundation of exida’s vision for excellence in dependable automation.
The exida Academy Global Course Schedule can be viewed here
Our Course Catalog can be found below, and is categorized by the following:
All attendees can earn a Functional Safety Practitioner (FSP) Certificate by passing a subsequent examination that will be given at the conclusion of the course.
*** Formerly Functional Safety Engineering I & II ***
This course provides an overview of process industry safety engineering from the point of view of the Risk Analyst, Process Safety Coordinator, and Control Systems Design Engineer.
It delivers a complete overview of the functional safety lifecycle. The course reviews Process Hazard Analysis (PHA), Consequence Analysis, Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA), Safety Integrity Level (SIL) Target Selection, Safety Requirements Specification (SRS) generation, failure rates, device and system reliability, SIF verification, SIF detailed design and Operations requirements.
The FSE 100 course forms a broad review in preparation for the Certified Functional Safety Expert (CFSE) and Certified Functional Safety Professional (CFSP) process industry application engineering exams.