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Open Enrollment SIL verification with SILverâ„¢ Class in Houston


  March 28, 2018

exida Academy is pleased to announce the open enrollment course SIL verification with SILver™  presented by exida CTO Iwan van Beurden.  The course is confirmed and will be held in at the Houston Marriot North in Houston,TX from Apr 10 - Apr 11, 2018.  For more details and to sign up click here.

Course Description:

SIL verification with SILver™, FSE 244, explains how the exSILentia SILver™ module is used to perform a SIL verification for Safety Instrumented Functions. Students will learn to leverage the tool to model different SIF architectures ranging from simple 1oo1 configuration to more complex examples.  This course also covers review of the key parameters that determine the probability of failure of a SIF as well as minimum hardware fault tolerance and systematic capability aspects. It will show the impact of these parameters on the detailed design, implementation, and operation of the SIF. Furthermore, students will learn how to transfer data from the SILver™ module to the Design SRS module and subsequently complete the Design SRS requirements. Finally, the course covers the impact of proof testing and specification of proof test procedures using the Proof Test Generator module.

Target Audience

  • Process Safety Engineer
  • Process Engineer
  • Control Engineer
  • Project Engineer
  • Reliability Engineer
  • Safety Lead, Others involved in completing the respective Safety Lifecycle tasks

Duration: 2 Days