SICK TUV Machinery Safety Training 5 day course:
SICK is now offering training toward the qualification of Certified Functional Safety Application Expert in the topic of functional safety of machinery. Those who complete the training should not only satisfy legal requirements relating to functional safety, they will also have the skills to perform substantiated evaluations of machine safety and be familiar with all the steps involved in the process.
The training is aimed at engineers, electricians, system integrators and developers, as well as safety officers and those responsible for machinery safety.
During the Functional Safety programme you will learn the general principles of risk assessment and risk reduction as well as the selection of protective devices in order to achieve the required risk reduction. The requirements for the design of control systems, including verification and validation principles, are shown based on the international standards ISO 12100, ISO 13849, IEC 62061 and IEC 61508.
Who should sign up:
Those who will benefit from this certification include application engineers & project engineers, electricians and system integrators with significant experience in Functional Safety; also designers and safety specialists working in machinery applications.
Ensure that you are very familiar with the standards noted above as well as having a good overview understanding of the European Machinery Directive (Directive 2006/42/EC) and the Work Equipment Directive (Directive 2009/104/EC) prior to attending the training and that you comfortably meet the prerequisite criteria. This training and certification formalises and certifies your existing knowledge of Functional Safety of machinery.
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Phone: 03 9457 0604