konnect Issue-date: 30th December, 2020.

Report on Training on “Functional Safety Professional – Level1”


The Training cum certification program on “Functional Safety Professional – Level1” was organized by ISA Bangalore Team for 4 days from 4th December to 7th December 2019 at The Chancery Hotel, Bangalore, India.

It is a non-biased and vendor neutral training program delivered by industry experts in the automation industry. The training provides an overall understanding with deep insights in to automation and control concepts.

The main objective of the course is to provide each of the professionals to design and implement Functional Safety with applicable codes and standards with respect to IEC61508 &615118. The course provides the overview on the safety requirement of the plant with respect to Process Safety, Risk analysis, HAZOP, Design of Safety Instrumented system by control Engineer with Installation, Commissioning and operations and maintenance.

Mr.Sukumaran M, Membership Chair, Section Division Liaison & former President, ISA Bangalore Section gave the brief presentation to participants about ISA Bangalore and its activities.

The program was attended by 18 participants from industries such as

  1. JSW Steel Ltd.
  2. ABB Global Industries
  3. GE
  4. Honeywell
  5. Schneider

Out of 18 participants, 9 were members of ISA Bangalore section.The training & exam was conducted by TUV Nord, who will issue the certificates to the passed participants which is valid for a period of 5 years.


The Session ended with good interaction between Faculties & Participants. Few of the participants registered to ISA membership.