Course Provider and Promoter

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The following companies are course providers of the TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Program and offer trainings for FS Engineers or FS Technicians according to the various topics:



Course Provider
FS Engineer

Safety Instrumented Systems

HW/SW Design acc. to IEC 61508

Functional Safety of Machinery

Automotive - System Design acc. to ISO 26262

Process Hazard & Risk Analysis

FS Technician
Safety Instrumented Systems



Course Providers are international companies, whose field of activity is in the functional safety business. They are either developers and manufacturers of safety related products or components, system integrators or consultants for functional safety. Course providers of the TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Program offer their trainings worldwide.

The complete training documents as well as the exam of each course provider are reviewed and assessed by TÜV Rheinland. Also the trainers are assessed and have to fulfill the requirements of a Functional Safety Expert (TÜV Rheinland). Therefore a close cooperation between the course providers and TÜV Rheinland exists.

All course providers of the TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Program manage the complete organisation and marketing of their trainings. They are also responsible for registration, form and content as well as back-office of their trainings.

Participants should register for trainings directly at the course provider, who is exclusively in charge for them during the training. The following documents should be forwarded:

  • written registration,
  • written proof concerning eligibitlity requirements (form to be obtained from course provider)

Any information concerning contents or organisation of trainings as well as personal details of participants should be exchanged and discussed directly and only with the course provider.


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How to become a Course Provider of the TÜV FS Program

Companies who want to become an accepted course provider of the TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Program should consider the following:

- They have to elaborate their own training and exam material for a training acc. to the offered topics.
- This training and exam material has to be reviewed and assessed by the TÜV Rheinland experts.
- Trainers have to be a TÜV FS Expert for the related topic.
- An agreement is set up by TÜV Rheinland in which the mutually agreed cooperation, requirements and conditions are defined.


Course Promoters are companies or institutions involved in the functional safety business. These companies organize and promote trainings of the TÜV Functional Safety Program worldwide in cooperation with the accepted course providers and trainers of the program.

Course promoters  provide trainings of the TÜV Functional Safety Program, with approved trainings and exam material and approved TÜV FS Experts or trainers. Participants of these trainings will receive the TÜV FS Engineer certificate if they fulfill the according requirements and pass the exam successfully.

The following companies/institutes are course promoters of the TÜV Functional Safety Program:

No.Company NameCountryTopic
10Instrumentation Technology and Economy Institute (ITEI)ChinaS I S
09Shanghai Inspection and Testing Institute of Instrumentes and Automatic Systems (SITIIAS)ChinaS I S
08FST Beijing Co. Ltd.ChinaS I S
07GMI InternationalItalySIS
06TÜV Rheinland IndiaIndiaS I S, HW/SW, Automotive
05TÜV Rheinland EgyptEgyptS I S
04TÜV Rheinland TurkeyTurkeyS I S
03TÜV Rheinland SingaporeSingaporeS I S, Machinery, HW/SW, Automotive, PH&RA
02TÜV Rheinland TaiwanTaiwanHW/SW, SIS, Automotive
01TÜV Rheinland FranceFranceS I S