The standards regarding functional safety and relevant laws and directives demand that people and organizations performing responsible (accountable) tasks during relevant life cycle phases of a machine must achieve and prove required competencies.
In this training, students will learn how current standards dictate the selection, assembly, installation, validation, and maintenance of safety devices and components to reduce hazards from machinery and ensure the safety of people and the environment. Practical examples will demonstrate possibilities regarding machine protection.
This training will also cover safety topics, such as: redundancy, testing, distance calculations, assigning required level of risk reduction as PL, monitoring moveable guard positions, and fault avoidance for relevant life cycle phases.
After completing this course, students should understand and be able to use ISO 12100, ISO 13849-1/2, IEC 60204-1 and other relevant machine functional safety standards.
Machine technicians, application engineers, safety specialists and those responsible for repairing and maintaining machine safety should attend this course.
* The optional FS Technician (TÜV Rheinland) Test is scheduled at the end of the last day. Please see Test Number SAF-TUVT3 for schedule and fee information.
To successfully complete this course, the following prerequisites are strongly recommended or required:
Requirements to receive the Functional Safety Technician (TÜV Rheinland) certificate
The optional exam consists of 25 - 30 multiple choice questions. The Student Manual may be used during the exam.
Exam participants will receive individual notification of results and the FS Technician (TÜV Rheinland) certificate from TÜV Rheinland, if all eligibility requirements are fulfilled.
Rockwell Automation provides all technology students require in the classroom.
To enhance and facilitate students’ learning experience, the following materials are provided to each student as part of the course package: Student Manual, covering course material and key concepts.
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