2073: Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) Implementation-March 21-23, 2017

2073: Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) Implementation-March 21-23, 2017
The SIS Implementation short course is designed to provide the student with an understanding of the required safety management system, how to perform LOPA to identify the need for an SIS and to assign the SIL, how to design the SIS to meet the specified SIL, how to verify that the SIL can be achieved,and how to develop an operating plan to maintain the SIL throughout the SIS life.

This course reviews the various good engineering practices that apply to Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) implemented in process industry facilities. It presents the requirements of IEC 61511 using a lifecycle framework that is supplemented with several industrial guidance documents. It explains how risk analysis techniques, such as Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA), are used to identify the need for administrative and engineered safeguards. IEC 61511 establishes requirements for designing and managing SISs to achieve specified Safety Integrity Levels (SIL), which are related to order of magnitude ranges of risk reduction. When LOPA determines that an SIS is required, the required risk reduction becomes the target SIL for the SIS.

Course Date:March 21-23, 2017 8:30am to 4:30pm
Course Instructors:Bill Hearn
Location: SIS-TECH Solutions 12621 Featherwood Drive, Suite 120 Houston, TX 77034
Credit: 21 PDHs/2.1 CEUs

Course Costs: Regular registration is $1485. Early Registration of $1265 is available until February 21, 2017. Discounts available for Mary Kay O'Connor Process Safety Center Consortia Members*. The discount will be applied after you complete the registration form.
Course Information: You will receive a confirmation e-mail from val-green@tamu.edu once you've completed the registration process. Lunch and course materials are provided.

If you have questions, please contact Azucena White at 979-458-1863 or azucwhite@exchange.tamu.edu

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Refund request will be accepted until March 7, 2017 (10 business days before the course). Please send refund request to azucwhite@exchange.tamu.edu

*Check if you qualify – Current Members Discount will be applied when complete the registration process.