Introduction to Safety Engineering

 

 

Topic 

Introduction to Safety Engineering

 

Scope

This training unit provides an introduction to all areas relating to safety in a company. It is addressed to employees of a company or an organization that develop, produce, distribute or use safety products.

 

Contents  

Safety applications

 

Error protection and control

 

Procedures for error detection

 

Techniques for error prevention

 

Life cycle model

 

Risk graph

 

Standards (especially IEC 61508, DIN EN ISO 13849)

 

Safety architectures

 

Fail-safe techniques

 

Safety and availability

 

Basic safety calculations

 

Typical applications (emergency switch, two hand control, etc.)

 

Requirements for products

 

Organizational measures

 

 

Duration 1 day