Functional safety with SGS-TÜV GmbH – 2011 training & personal qualification programme is available

The new training programme of SGS TÜV on Functional Safety is now available online. On the SGS TÜV web site anyone interested in this field will find numerous training opportunities on Functional Safety in the most extensive and most in-depth training programme available on the market.

Online PR News – 11-January-2011 – – The seminars address practically all target groups: from decision makers who wish to gain a quick, condensed overview of Functional Safety requirements through to experts in the business who would like to obtain information on specific topics, in special areas.

The scope of these seminars and workshops is as varied as the interests and prospective attendees: Functional Safety ( in the Automotive industry ( ) (ISO 26262), for Automation (, Software ( and Semiconductors ( (IEC 61508), in the field of Machine Safety ( ) (ISO 13848 / IEC 62061), in the Process Industry ( (IEC 61511), for Agricultural Machines (ISO 25119) and for Household Appliances (various standards). The demand for safety-relevant system developments is steadily growing in all industries, as does the demand for well-trained specialists.

An additional benefit for customers is the fact that SGS TÜV GmbH is a member of the relevant standardization bodies and thus involved in the process of continuously developing the state of science and technology. Consequently, our trainers always convey the latest information and interpretations of standards available.

In addition, SGS TÜV offers a personal qualification programme in which attendees can qualify as “Automotive Functional Safety Professionals (AFSP)“ or “Automotive Functional Safety Experts (AFSE)”. This programme far exceeds the scope of normal trainings.

Special in-house trainings, customized seminars on location which SGS TÜV GmbH tailor to suit the specific client needs and webinars at which attendees freely choose when and where to engage in their studies of Functional Safety complement the offering of SGS-TÜV GmbH.

Questions, suggestions and bookings may be addressed to Gabriele Hofknecht by phone or e-mail ( Online registrations are possible as well.

Contact details:
SGS Consumer Testing Services
Gabriele Hofknecht
Hofmannstr. 50, D - 81379 München, Germany

t +49 787475 - 271

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