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Safety Instrumented Systems - TÜV Rheinland

Safety Instrumented Systems


SCAI PRO is an accepted course provider for the TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Training Programme (Safety Instrumented Systems), for the designated Geography.

Course Instructed by a Functional Safety Expert (TÜV Rheinland) who has over twenty years of experience in the field of Functional Safety, Practical examples from real world of process industry are provided.

Target Group

Engineers involved in any part of the SIS Safety Lifecycle.

Maintenance Engineers, Instrument, and Electrical Technicians plus Field Operators, and Control Room Operators involved in any part of the SIS Safety Lifecycle.


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Day 1

  • Overview of the TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Program
  • History
  • Definitions
  • Introduction to Safety Instrumented Systems
  • Reliability Engineering
  • Risk Management
  • Functional Safety Standards
  • Overview of IEC 61508
  • Overview of IEC61511
  • Process Hazard Analysis

Day 2

  • SIL assignment methods:
  • Qualitative Methods
  • Consequence Only
  • RISK Matrix
  • RISK Graph
  • Semi-Quantitative Methods
  • Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA)
  • Event Tree
  • Safety Requirement Specifications (SRS)
  • Scope
  • Template for Guidance and use.

Day 3

  • SIL Verification
  • Human Error
  • Management of Functional Safety
  • SIS Design and Implementation Best Practices

Day 4

  • Exam


In accordance with the TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Training Program:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in the field of functional safety.
  • University degree or equivalent engineer level responsibilities status as certified by employer.

(Persons who do not have the required business experience may participate in the training as well as the exam. If they pass the exam successfully the FS Engineer (TÜV Rheinland) certificate will be issued to them as soon as the necessary 3 years of business experience in the area of functional safety are achieved.)


Duration: 3.5 Days; 3 Days Course and half Day Exam

Language of Training: English and Farsi.


Will depend on location, please contact us for more information.

Price includes:

Course material, Registration fees and FS Engineer (TÜV Rheinland) certificate (if requirements are fulfilled and exam passed accordingly)