exida UK

Machine Functional Safety Engineering

Apr 29 - May 2, 2019 - Sellersville, PA or ONLINE


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Venue Details

This is a Hybrid class. 

Choose to join us either from your home or office or join us in person at our company headquarters:

exida 

80 North Main Street

Sellersville, PA 18960

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Course Description:

IEC61508 is the foundation for many industries, including Machine Safety. Today, ISO13849 and IEC62061 are 2 main distinctive standards used as the building blocks. Machine safety is particularly relevant to professionals who are responsible for validating the safety of machines that use either simple lower risk/complexity systems or complex systems such as PLC’s for safety duties. New standards like the ones mentioned above are continually being developed, placing unfamiliar requirements on the task of assuring machine safety, especially when more complex equipment such as PLC’s are used. With technology changing, effective competency training of individuals who are responsible for specifying, designing, or otherwise applying technology to safety applications is increasing in demand. This course will walk the candidate through the machine safety lifecycle and will learn about Risk, how to reduce the Risk, how to determine SIL, and much more.  The main goal of this course is to make not only the plant safer but also to ensure the safety of your staff and financial health of your organization.

Course Topics

  • Safety Lifecycle
  • SIL Verification
  • SIL Selection
  • HAZOP
  • Risk Analysis
  • Consequence Analysis
  • Liklihood Analysis
  • LOPA
  • SIL Determination
  • Requirements and details for Safety Related Control Function
  • Safety Related Electrical Control System
  • Architecture Constraints
  • PFDavg
     

Who Should Attend:

  • Process Safety Engineer
  • Process Engineer
  • Control Engineer
  • Maintenance / Instrumentation Technician
  • Project Engineer
  • Reliability Engineer
  • Machinery Engineer
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Engineering/Operations Management
  • Operator

Duration: 4 Days

The FSP Exam (Machine Safety Specialty):

The exida Functional Safety Practitioner (FSP) program is a certificate program that provides confirmation that an attendee shows competency by retaining the knowledge presented in this course. 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 CFSE or CFSP. The exam will be given at the conclusion of the training course, and is optional. Therefore if you wish not to participate, please let your instructor know. The candidate must achieve a minimum of 80% on the exam in order to receive their FSP certificate.