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Course Overview

This worldwide masterclass adopts TÜV SÜD Functional Safety Machinery Training Certification Program. This course aims to train delegates in the fundamental principles of functional safety for machinery. After completing the training and fulfilling the assessment requirements for Examination for Functional Safety Engineer Machinery, the participants can obtain the "Functional Safety Engineer (TÜV SÜD)" certificate.

Entry Requirements

Relevant work experience in Functional Safety, Industrial Control Systems

Who Should Attend

Engineers, Managers from EHS/HSE, Engineering, Production and Maintenance division of discrete manufacturing industries.

What You'll Learn

Topics covered are:

  • Importance of Functional Safety
  • Standard overview and guidelines
  • The concept of ISO 13849 standard – from risk analysis to decommissioning
  • Evaluation of safety parameters - PL, Category, MTTFd, DC and CCF
  • Application example for PL determination (exercise)
  • Software Lifecycle
  • SIL / PL Verification and Validation
  • Introduction to SISTEMA with simple exercise
  • Introduction to Driverless Industrial Truck and their system (AMR) - ISO 3691-4
  • Electrical safety - EN 60204-1
  • Robot Application Safety – ISO 10218-2 including ISO/TS 15066 for collaborative application





  • Certificate of Performance
  • Functional Safety Engineer Certification (TÜV SÜD)





Please note that participants will be required to meet 100% of attendance and sit for the assessment at the end of the course to receive the certification.

Course Schedule/Apply

Intake Info Application Closing Date Course Duration

22,23, 24 August, 26, 27, 28, 29 September 2023

To be advised

7 days

9.00am - 6.30pm

Classroom-based learning

Register Interest

Registration may be closed earlier due to overwhelming response.


For Corporate training, click here.


Please write to tsa_shortcourse@tp.edu.sg to be included in the course waitlist for future intakes. 

Course Fees

Fees Type Course Fees
(w GST) 
Singapore Citizens
Full Course Fee / Repeat Students S$5,136.00
Aged 40 and above / SME-sponsored S$580.80
Aged below 40 S$1,540.80
Non-Singapore Citizens
Full Course Fee / Repeat Students S$5,184.00
Singapore Permanent Residents / Long-Term Visit Pass Plus (LTVP+) Holder S$1,555.20
SME-sponsored (Singapore Permanent Residents) / Long-Term Visit Pass Plus (LTVP+) Holder) S$595.20

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Course Contact

  • 67881212
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    Closed during lunchtime, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    and on weekends and public holidays.

  • https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy (TSA)
    Temasek Polytechnic
    East Wing, Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 4
    21 Tampines Ave 1
    Singapore 529757


  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel a course with low enrolment.