Functional Safety Certification Program According to ISO 26262

Certify individuals to the ISO 26262 standard for functional safety

Why FSCP?

Are you already involved in functional safety on a professional basis and have gained experience in the basic and/or application standards? Do you seek robust official proof of your expertise? Are you already familiar with Functional Safety processes and wish to become a professional or expert? As an accredited service provider, TUV SUD offers the opportunity to verify your specialist expertise in functional safety. We offer a multi-level qualification process.

Objective of the FSCP

The Functional Safety Certification Programme (FSCP) is a personnel certification program that demonstrates an individual’s proficiency in the ISO 26262 functional safety standard.

It provides you with verification that you fulfil all preconditions and specialist expertise requirements to deliver the requisite responsibility and skills at the right point of the safety life cycle. When you pass the qualifying examination, we present you with the corresponding FSCP certificate and a signature stating your qualification, and a listing on our website.

TÜV SÜD international training courses and examination

All training courses can be ordered as individual modules or in combination as a package. We can also offer this modules as in-house training courses on site in your company.

This page outlines the training modules you can register for as well as a description of the three different certification Levels you can achieve. By attending modules and passing the requisite examinations you can obtain the following titles. Regarding our FSCP Functional Safety Certification Program you can become a:

  • Functional Safety Engineer

    About the course

    The more complex the technology the more experts for Functional Safety are needed. Our Functional Safety Certification Program (FSCP) offers you the best opportunity to certify your personal expertise and functional safety competence according to ISO 26262.

    The Functional Safety Certification Programme (FSCP) is a personnel certification program that demonstrates an individual’s proficiency in the ISO 26262 functional safety standard. It provides you with verification that you fulfil all preconditions and specialist expertise requirements to deliver the requisite responsibility and skills at the right point of the safety life cycle.

    Course contents

    With participation in our training ISO 26262 2nd Edition Modules 1-4 you will be optimally prepared for the Level 1 exam - even without previous knowledge. However, a visit to the ISO 26262 Modules 1-4 is not a mandatory requirement.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Who should attend

    Managers, safety managers, software developers, hardware developers, project leaders, quality representatives, test engineers and all who are involved in ISO 26262 projects and lifecycle primarily focusing on the development of programmable electronic safety systems and aiming to implement their developments on the basis of the recognised international standard ISO 26262 2nd Edition.

    Requirements

    •  Proof of project experience is not required
    • It is recommended to participate in the corresponding TÜV SÜD training modules

    Certificate

    • Certificate "Functional Safety Engineer" from TÜV SÜD Academy

    Your benefit

    We qualify you or your staff for working with Functional Safety. You will gain a competitive advantage. A worldwide high demand for knowledge in the field of Functional Safety ensures you with the help of our certificate very good career prospects.

  • Functional Safety Expert

    About the course

    The more complex the technology, the more functional safety experts are needed. Our Functional Safety Certification Program (FSCP) offers you the best opportunity to certify your personal competence and functional safety competence according to ISO 26262. As a company, you have proof that with this FSCP you are meeting the requirements of the standard and that your business is better protected as part of product liability.

    Course contents

    With participation in our training ISO 26262 2nd Edition Modules 1-4 you will be optimally prepared for the Level 3 exam - even without previous knowledge. However, a visit to the ISO 26262 Modules 1- 4 is recommended.

    Duration: 0.5 days

    Who should attend

    Managers, safety managers, software developers, hardware developers, project leaders, quality representatives, test engineers and all who are involved in ISO 26262 projects and lifecycle primarily focusing on the development of programmable electronic safety systems and aiming to implement their developments on the basis of the recognised international standard ISO 26262 2nd Edition.

    Requirements for admission to the course:

    • Evidence of a responsible position in 2 Functional Safety projects
    • 10 years of industry experience in Functional Safety Technology

    The following educational qualifications count as credits:

    • Bachelor’s degree 2 years;
    • Master’s degree 3 years;
    • Ph.D. 4 years

    If you have decided to attend this FSCP level, please complete the registration form which you will receive after the booking. Please complete all the required information.

    Certificate

    Certificate "Functional Safety Expert" from TÜV SÜD Academy

    Your benefit

    We qualify you or your employees for working in functional safety projects. Your competitive advantage is that you will have less systematic failures in your projects.

  • Functional Safety Professional

    About the course

    The more complex the technology the more experts for Functional Safety are needed. Our Functional Safety Certification Program (FSCP) offers you the best opportunity to certify your personal expertise and functional safety competence according to ISO 26262.

    The Functional Safety Certification Programme (FSCP) is a personnel certification program that demonstrates an individual’s proficiency in the ISO 26262 functional safety standard. It provides you with verification that you fulfil all preconditions and specialist expertise requirements to deliver the requisite responsibility and skills at the right point of the safety life cycle.
    The “Functional Safety Professional” Certificate requires evidence of involvement in safety projects.

    Course contents

    With participation in our training ISO 26262 2nd Edition Modules 1-4 you will be optimally prepared for the Level 2 exam - even without previous knowledge. However, a visit to the ISO 26262 Modules 1-4 is not a mandatory requirement.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Who should attend

    Managers, safety managers, software developers, hardware developers, project leaders, quality representatives, test engineers and all who are involved in ISO 26262 projects and lifecycle primarily focusing on the development of programmable electronic safety systems and aiming to implement their developments on the basis of the recognised international standard ISO 26262 2nd Edition.

    Requirements for admission to the course:

    • Evidence of participation in 2 Functional Safety projects
    • 6 years of industry experience in Functional Safety Technology

    The following educational qualifications count as credits:

    • Bachelor’s degree 2 years;
    • Master’s degree 3 years;

    Ph.D. 4 years

    Certificate

    Certificate "Functional Safety Professional" from TÜV SÜD Academy

    Your benefit

    We qualify you or your staff for working with Functional Safety. You will gain a competitive advantage. A worldwide high demand for knowledge in the field of Functional Safety ensures you with the help of our certificate very good career prospects.

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