Functional Safety I: Introduction

In the training “Functional Safety I: Introduction and Principles” you will get a professional overview into the topic from our lecturer of TÜV SÜD Academy. After the training you will find your way around standards, and be able to make good use of sources to implement safety requirements.

Functional Safety: introduction

Learn how to deal with the requirements of the standards

Compact, efficient introduction to functional safety of machines and equipment. The seminar presents the theoretical background and procedure regarding hardware and software design for safety-related embedded systems and uses examples to elucidate the principles.

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The training teaches methods and procedures that are necessary in the development of safety-oriented projects. Practical examples are used to explain the principles of the standard and how to deal with the requirements of the standard.

Training contents:

  • Principles, terms, definitions
  • Standards and regulations (e.g. IEC 61508, ISO 13849)
  • Legal situation
  • Functional safety management
  • Hardware and software aspects
  • Data communication
  • Certification, process and aspects

The seminar is designed for users and responsible engineers, as well as for managers of functional safety projects and safety managers.

Functional Safety I: Introduction and Principles

Format: online training
Duration: 2 days, from 9:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Language of instruction: German (presentation slides in English)
Costs: 790.00 EUR (early bird discount 100 EUR)


For a more in-depth knowledge of the software lifecycle, we are offering an extension training Functional Safety II: Development of Safety-related Software.