Functional Safety Practitioner

exida FSP

The Functional Safety Practitioner (FSP) program is a certificate program that provides confirmation that an attendee shows competency by retaining the knowledge presented in various exida Academy Functional Safety courses.

The FSP program also provides an analysis of where the candidate’s strengths and weaknesses lie, helping participants judge their competency level if interested in obtaining a certification like the CFSP or CFSE.

List of Specialties

FSP Specialty Course Code Course Name
Process FSE 100 IEC 61511: Functional Safety Analysis, Design, and Operation
Automotive AUT 211 Automotive ISO 26262: Road Vehicles Functional Safety
Automotive – HW AUT 212 ISO 26262 Road Vehicles Functional Safety - Hardware Development and Analyses
Automotive - SW AUT 213 ISO 26262 Road Vehicles Functional Safety - Product Development at the Software Level
Automotive/Semiconductors AUT 214 Guideline on Application of ISO 26262 to Semiconductors
Machine Safety FSE 110 Machine Functional Safety Engineering - IEC 62061
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How to Earn a FSP Certificate

The only way to earn a FSP Certificate is by attending an exida Academy training course and passing the subsequent examination that will be given at the conclusion of the course. Those who pass the exam will be awarded with a certificate from exida Academy that signifies competence in the associated field.

*Please note that a FSP Certificate is different from a Course Completion certificate that includes PDHs/CEUs. All attendees of a training course will receive a Course Completion certificate at the conclusion of the course.


Key Benefits

  • Provides proof of competence
  • Increases Functional Safety skills
  • Increases your value as an employee
  • Increases customer confidence in your specific skill set
  • Differentiates you from your competitors
  • Prepare for personnel certification examinations such as CFSE or CFSP
  • Opportunities for advancement, responsibility, & increased compensation

Latest FSPs

exida would like to congratulate the latest FSPs!

Name Exam Location FSP Number Specialty
Lianjun, Yao Lian China FSPCN 161013 007 Process
Kermanshachi, Shervin USA FSPUSA 181210 001 Process
Hille, Toni Germany FSPDE 181026 010 Automotive
Bykova, Olena Germany FSPDE 181026 009 Automotive
Zhang, Liang Germany FSPDE 181026 008 Automotive
Hänchen, Felix Germany FSPDE 181026 007 Automotive
Obst, Marcus Germany FSPDE 181026 005 Automotive
Haber, René Germany FSPDE 181026 004 Automotive
Winter, Martin Germany FSPDE 181026 003 Automotive
Adam, Christian Germany FSPDE 181026 002 Automotive
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