Online Training

exida now offers convenient ways to take their world class training courses online.

This new platform of learning will provide many benefits to customers. Students who cannot invest several consecutive days away from work will now be able to get the training they need from wherever they are in the world at their own pace. Companies with limited budgets will now be able to get valuable, functional safety training for their employees as they will save significantly in travel time and expenses.

exida offers training via online instructor-led and self-paced channels enabling the flexibility you need to get the training you need.

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Online Training FAQs

What type of platform do you use for your online training?

exida uses industry standard solutions when it comes to online training. For the self-paced training, we use the Litmos (LMS) . For the online instructor-led trainings, we use GotoTraining. More details can be found on their web site.

Do you offer certificates of completion for your online courses?

​We do. All certificates are digital pdfs.

I'm interested in taking the FSP exam. Is that offered online?

Yes it is. After you complete the FSE 100 course (FSE 101 and FSE 102), you will get access to take the FSP exam online. exida uses Proprofs to host the exam.

Can I take the CFSE / CFSP exam online after I complete the FSE 100 course?

​No. Currently the CFSE / CFSP exam is not offered online. Please look at the exam schedule for dates and locations.

How many Professional Development Hours for a PE license can I get credit for?

When you complete each course, you will receive a printable certificate for 16 Professional Development Hours.


Online Self-Paced Training

Delivered by world class safety instructors, the new online, self-paced courses consist of the same high-quality material exida Academy customers have come to expect. The courses are offered though the online learning system, Litmos. Each course includes modules of recordings for each section and pdf files of the course manual and exercise solutions. The customer will have access to each course for 60 days. A course completion certificate, which can be printed, is produced after each course.

CFSE / CFSP Exam Preparation

Course Number of Days Register
FSE 100: IEC 61511: Functional Safety Analysis, Design, and Operation (delivered in 2 parts below)
FSE 101: Safety System Analysis 60 Register
FSE 102: SIS Design and Operation 60 Register

Functional Safety Courses

Course Number of Days Register
FSE 211: IEC 61508 - An Introduction to Functional Safety 60 Register

exSILentia Courses

Course Number of Days Register
FSE 244: SIL verification with SILver™ module in exSILentia 60 Register

Online Instructor-Led Training

exida Academy's online instructor-led training lets you learn anywhere while having the authentic live interactive experience with an instructor. This course is live.

This type of online training includes all the rich content from our classroom sessions with no need to travel.

Date Course
Nov 26 - Nov 28, 2018 Introduction to Alarm Management Practices & Principles
Dec 10 - Dec 14, 2018 IEC 62443 Cybersecurity Software Development
Dec 18 - Dec 19, 2018 Layer of Protection Analysis with exSILentia®