Training courses in Functional Safety according to IEC 61508
Based on our diverse practical experience in the field of Functional Safety and on our active membership of the relevant standard bodies, we supply you with the necessary expertise in the cross-industry generic standard IEC 61508 2nd Edition.
The training program is based on the first three parts of IEC 61508. Case studies and practical examples are used to demonstrate the procedures for dealing with individual topics and explain the work results and documents which must be delivered. Key processes from the safety life cycle are introduced, and the tasks and responsibilities associated with them are explained.
Training schedule: 4-6 February, 2020
Exam: 7 February, 2020
Time: 9.00 am to 6.00 pm
Venue: 1 Science Park, TÜV SÜD PSB
Discount of 10% is applicable for members of:
The training targets developers, testers, project leads, quality representatives and safety officers primarily focusing on the development of programmable electronic safety systems and aiming to implement these developments based on the internationally recognised IEC 61508 standard.
The IEC 61508 training consists of several one-day modules which can be booked separately or in combination.
The training modules below can be combined with the FSCP Functional Safety Certification Program to gain a TÜV SÜD certificate confirming your knowledge status. Register for the FSCP exam as “Functional Safety Engineer”, “Functional Safety Professional” or “Functional Safety Expert”.
With our FSCP Functional Safety Certification Program, you can become an expert in Functional Safety. After completing the test, attendees receive a certificate confirming their qualification according to their chosen FSCP level and are entered in the list of certification-holders on our website
Level 1: FS Engineer IEC 61508
Level 2: FS Professional IEC 61508
Conditions: 6 years of professional experience in the field of functional safety (may be reduced to up to two years depending on educational qualifications – Bachelor’s, Master’s) and proof of collaboration in at least two FS projects.
Level 3: FS Expert IEC 61508
Conditions: on request
The examination takes 3 hours and takes the form of a written test on Levels 1 and 2. Our certificates do not have an expiry date.
Mr Jack Gao started his career in exida managing, executing Product Certification projects and conducting training for Asia Pacific region per IEC 61508 standard.
He has more than 10 years of experience in functional safety, automation control system and embedded software in different areas, including Industrie 4.0, Robots, machinery safety and process industry.
He is a Certified Functional Safety Expert since 2013. He has also published an IEEE paper on drone application and won awards from exida, Rockwell Automation, and Agilent Technologies
To contact someone from TÜV SÜD, you may email us at [email protected] or call +65 6778 7777.
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