Managing Safety for IEC 62368-1

Training Course

Training Course

The course explains the requirements of the safety standard and regulations for information technology and audio-visual equipment and gives delegates an understanding of how to manage product safety - from initial idea to finished product.

TÜV SÜD additionally offers the opportunity to deliver this training as a dedicated in-house course, delivered solely to your organisation to meet your needs and requirements. To receive a quote and find out more information, please contact us at [email protected]


This course is delivered by one of TÜV SÜD's leading industry experts who have unrivalled knowledge from their decades of experience. TÜV SÜD’s small class sizes enhance the trainer-delegate relationship to ensure our delegates leave with confidence in the knowledge they have acquired throughout the training course and include a globally recognised TÜV SÜD certificate upon completion.

All of our physical classrooms come with refreshments and lunch as standard.

Who Will Benefit?

This course is recommended for product buyers, project managers, component purchasing, design and compliance managers, and anyone working in production management or third-party sourcing of electronic and electrical products.
This course also forms the first day of the two-day course for more in-depth technical knowledge of IEC 62368-1, intended for engineers - "Total Safety Compliance for IEC 62368-1".

Learning Objectives

  • Gain insight into the principles of safety, with a view to legal compliance in Europe and around the world.
  • How to identify and protect against hazards.
  • Learn about technical documentation, submitting products for testing, and understand the level of acceptable evidence required to show compliance.

Course Agenda

  • Managing safety
  • Laws and standards
  • Management responsibilities
  • Introduction to Hazards & Safeguards
  • Warnings and instructions
  • Critical components & subassemblies


Instructor-led training course.

Upon completion, you will receive your globally recognised TÜV SÜD certificate on Managing Safety for IEC 62368-1.

Learning Assessments

The course uses worked examples, quizzes, and group discussions throughout the day. 


Alastair McLaughlin, Senior Engineer and Product Safety Specialist at TÜV SÜD.

Alastair has worked in Consumer Product Testing and Compliance Management since 1993. Alastair has previously worked in PCB fabrication, major retailers' suppliers, computer & games console accessories, and major children's product manufacturers - joining TÜV SÜD in 2009.


Payment options depend on delivery method of the course:

  • E-learning courses - select credit card payment on checkout.
  • Instructor-led/public courses - currently payable by invoice only.


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