Functional safety assessment, audit
and professional training services

Linking requirements, argument and evidence for functional safety assessment - consulting service provided by eFunctionalSafety

Functional Safety Assessment and Audit

eFunctionalSafety has a track history of assessing and auditing safety system projects that need to conform to IEC 61511 / IEC 61508 for process safety, and IEC 62061 / ISO 13849 for machinery safety applications.

Engage the services of an independent expert to provide a professionally planned assessment or audit of your project.

safety instrumented systems online self-paced e-Learning course by eFunctionalSafety

Safety life-cycle Online E-Learning Courses

Not all online E-Learning is created equal! Some courses sold as "online" are disappointing bullet-point slides that require almost limitless learner patience to complete.

eFunctionalSafety online courses are interactive; featuring audio, video, animation and self-assessment quizzes.

hybrid training concept by eFunctionalSafety - mix online e-Learning and traditional classroom training to achieve better all-round competence with functional safety

Learn about safety integrity level - SIL

We provide traditional classroom training coupled with online courses for a more complete training experience. Site courses start from a single day, up to three days for more in-depth treatment of the required topic areas.

Comparing our Online Courses with others

not all online courses are created equal...

Our online courses

  • Interactive slides and video
  • Human narration
  • Regular quizzes to assess knowledge
  • Tracked user progress
  • Independently accredited

The majority of others

  • Often static slides with no animation
  • No narration, or computer-generated voiceover
  • No quiz capability
  • No progress tracking
  • No independent accreditation

Conclusion:

Not all online courses are created with the same amount of effort or forethought. To get a flavour of our online courses, see our online course page.

Online Customer Testimonials

I thoroughly enjoyed the Safety Instrumented System course. Considering it is a foundation course, it teaches you some extremely useful and relevant information, whilst pushing and testing your knowledge of each completed module by means of a test at the end of each stage.

J.Dunn

C&I Engineer, UK

The course content, formulation, presentation, example and testing method are excellent. Practical approach. Excellent course for practical application.

K.Jayakumar

Lead Process Engineer, Qatar

Overall a very good course and investment. The cartoons with Bob were great; makes association with everyday events surrounding value of the safety requirements specification more useful.”

D.Segura 
Project Engineer, Saudi Arabia

The SIS Foundation e-Learning is one of the most comprehensive Functional Safety courses available through the internet. The course content targets Functional Safety Management, as well as engineering and operations according to IEC 61511:2016 Ed. 2. The course gives a special insight on Safety Instrumented Systems and their management in the process industry.

G.Pacanins

P.Eng, Process Safety, Canada

The Safety Instrumented System course gives a very good outline of Functional Safety requirements in the process industries. It is challenging and makes you think about what you are learning. 

D.Owen 
Process Engineer, UK

The course was well presented, contained useful information and was easy to navigate. Overall I have increased my knowledge and recommend this course to anyone in this type of industry. 

S.Farrell 
EC&I Technician, UK

Read our Blog - Functional Safety Matters

Become a certified functional safety professional – CFSP or CFSE
I often get asked how to become a certified functional safety professional or certified functional safety expert (CFSP or CFSE).[...]
Learn about SIL rated systems
We have designed a new interface to our online training for safety instrumented systems and other topics, allowing us to[...]
Safety Instrumented System Functional Safety Assessment Experiences
Functional Safety Assessment may be a dry topic at the best of times, so much so that I took it[...]
Safety life-cycle accountability with an RACI matrix
What happens when a project is not well planned, plans are not properly communicated or accountabilities are unclear? Safety-related projects[...]
Does using a Safety PLC mean IEC 61511 compliance?
When it comes to deciding on using hard-wired logic or a Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) for a safety instrumented system[...]
Tracked E-Learning for Teams
Why do people attend training courses, and what can online Cloud based E-Learning provide for your competence management system that[...]
Is 100% functional safety compliance possible?
Achieving complete compliance with "risk-based" functional safety standards like IEC 61511 is a great objective to have, but is it,[...]
Safety instrumented systems and security standards
If you are responsible for a Safety Instrumented System (SIS) with Safety Integrity Level (SIL) rated functions, then you might[...]
10 steps to duty holder SIL conformance
Perhaps you have installed safety systems which date from the 1990's or early turn of this century. If so, you[...]
>