Training and Certification

Working to Cut Methylene Chloride Exposure

A Utah-based manufacturer had 90 to 100 employees working in a small clean room where they used methylene chloride as a bonding agent for plastic tubing during the manufacture of biomedical devices. As a part of their work, employees poured methylene c …

Rockwell Gains Security Services Certification

Rockwell Automation received ISA/IEC 62443-2-4 certification, which defines security requirements for service providers. The certification shows the security capabilities Rockwell uses when quoting, designing, integrating and maintaining automation sys …

Schneider’s Secure Development Lifecycle Process Certified

Schneider Electric’s global Secure Development Lifecycle (SDL) process has been certified to comply with the internationally recognized ISA/IEC 62443-4-1 cybersecurity standard. The certification, provided by TÜV Rheinland, ensures cybersecurity is con …

Cisco Earns Security Certification

Functional safety and cybersecurity certification provider, exida, certified Cisco System’s CSDL (Cisco Secure Development Lifecycle) engineering process for cybersecurity meets the requirements for IEC 62443. exida is a recognized ISO 17025 test lab / …

Virtual Reality Training Boosts Worker Safety

Using virtual reality (VR) in health and safety training, such as fire evacuation drills, could improve worker safety. A new immersive VR system is in development to stimulate participants’ perception of temperature, and senses of smell, sight and hear …

Mine Safety Grants Awarded

In a move to support education and training to help identify, avoid and prevent unsafe working conditions in and around the nation’s mines, $400,000 in funding was awarded through the Brookwood-Sago grant program. The Fiscal Year 2019 grants provided b …

Controller Certified to IEC 62443-4-2

Companies can defend their connected operations against security threats and have confidence their control systems are designed with security in mind. That is because the Allen-Bradley ControlLogix 5580 controller from Rockwell Automation is the first …

Self-Paced Alarm Mgt. Training

Functional safety, cybersecurity, and alarm management provider, exida, will launch an online, self-paced training course ALM 102 – Fundamentals of Alarm Management for the Practitioner. This course allows students to achieve the exida Alarm Management …

TÜV Launches Cybersecurity Certification

TÜV Rheinland launched a new personnel certification program Wednesday to address the demand for cybersecurity expertise in the operational technology (OT) and industrial security sector. The new Certified Operational Technology Cybersecurity Professio …

Integrator Cybersecurity Cert Programs from exida

Functional safety, cybersecurity, and alarm management certification provider for the process industries, exida, added two certification programs for system integrators: IEC 62443-2-4 System Integrator Process Certification and IEC 62443-2-4 and 3-3 In …

Rockwell Earns IEC 62443 Security Certification

Rockwell Automation is now certified to meet the IEC 62443-4-1 security standard. Rockwell earned the certification with its security development lifecycle (SDL) approach, which is now certified to meet the IEC 62443-4-1 security standard. RELATED STOR …

Exida Offers Self-Paced Safety Course

Functional safety, industrial cybersecurity, and alarm management provider for the process industries, exida, created a launched self-paced training course FSE 211 – IEC 61508 – An Introduction to Functional Safety. The course provides a comprehensive …

New IEC 62443 OEM Software Development Course

A new course is now added into the functional safety, cybersecurity, and alarm management provider, exida’s Cybersecurity Practitioner program. CS 201: IEC 62443 Cybersecurity Software Development focuses on techniques for creating and updating softwar …

Profire Energy Earns SIL 2 Certification

Functional safety, cybersecurity, and alarm management certification provider, exida, certified Profire Energy’s PF3100 Burner Control System for Safety Integrity Level (SIL) 2 capability per IEC 61508: 2010. The PF3100 Burner Control System is a modul …

Exida Creates Alarm Mgt Certificate Program

Process industry functional safety, cybersecurity, and alarm management provider, exida, created an Alarm Management Practitioner (AMP) Program, a new certificate program that works with the company’s existing functional safety and ICS cybersecurity ce …

5 Firms Join Rockwell Machine Safety Program

Rockwell Automaton added five members to its Machine Safety System Integrator program. Created in 2014, the program helps industrial companies identify system integrators with current safety standards expertise and a track record in designing safety sy …

aeSolutions Earns Siemens Safety Specialist Certification

Dr. Hartmut Klocker of Karlsruhe Germany, segment lead automation and engineering systems at Siemens, left, and Todd Gardner, vice president of Siemens Process Industry and Drives, based in the USA, right, present Ken O’Malley, president of aeSolutions …

Student Chemical Safety Boot Camps

A student chemical safety boot camp will be starting up this summer to teach learners how companies manage process safety. AIChE’s Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS), in collaboration with AIChE Foundation’s “Doing a World of Good Campaign,” tea …

Honeywell RTU Earns ISASecure Cert

Honeywell Process Solutions’ (HPS) ControlEdge Remote Terminal Unit (RTU) process controller is the first RTU earning a ISASecure Embedded Device Security Assurance (EDSA) Level 2 certification. The assessment by independent ISO 17065 accredited certif …

Exida Launches Security Certificate Program

Functional safety, cybersecurity, and alarm management provider for the process industries, exida, launched an extensive CSP (Cybersecurity Practitioner) Program developed by ICS cybersecurity experts, each with over 30 years of experience. The CSP Pro …

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