Hoffman Estates, IL, USA

Recommended Audience

This course is intended for seasoned engineers with an interest in functional machine safety.

While the course is open to all, certification as a Functional Safety (TUV Rheinland) Machinery Engineer requires a university degree and at least three years of relevant safety experience.


Students are required to have the relevant standards (individual or corporate purchase) during the training:

  • ISO 13849-1
  • ISO 13849-2
  • IEC 62061
  • ISO 12100
Cancellation Policy:

Registrants may cancel or reschedule training sessions without penalty, if notice is given more than 10 business days prior to the first day of training. Cancellation or rescheduling notices given less than 10 business days prior to the first day of training, will be assessed a fee equal to 50% of the training cost.  If no notice is given and registrant fails to attend, 100% of the training cost will be invoiced. Omron reserves the right to cancel a class 10 business days prior to the first day of training if the minimum registration requirement is not met.



Day 1

  • Introductions
  • Functional Safety
  • Legal Regulations
  • Standards
  • Standards Structure
  • Risk Assessment

Day 2

  • ISO 13849
  • Design Considerations

Day 3

  • Guards
  • Safety Switches
  • Light Curtain &Area Scanners
  • Mats, Bumpers, Edges
  • Two Hand Controls & Enabling Control Device
  • Restart & Reset
  • Safe Motion
  • Emergency Stop
  • Emergency Switching Off

Day 4

  • IEC 61508
  • Functional Safety Management
  • IEC 62061

Day 5

  • Exam

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Hoffman Estates, IL, USA