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26 Mar 2024 | Tuesday

TEF Conducted Training Course on “Safety Instrumented System” on 26th March 2024

Tamilnadu Engineers Forum (TEF), Kuwait is a leading Engineers Association, the one & only ISO 9001:2015 certified non-Profitable organization, registered with the Indian Embassy, Kuwait. TEF with an active membership of more than 550 Engineers from the state of Tamilnadu, have been effectively contributing to the growth of various sectors in Kuwait.

In the year 2024, TEF has scheduled to organize 8th EEA & 15th Conference, which will be conducted on 10th October 2024 (Thursday) with a Theme of “Redefine the World using (Cutting-Edge & Bleeding-Edge) Technologies”

TEF organized the 7th event of 2024 on 26th March 2024 @ 6.15PM at Mughal Mahal, Fahaheel. The training on “Safety Instrumented System” was conducted by two   Certified Functional Safety expert (CFSE) and Certified Automation Cyber Security Specialist (CACS). They are well known experts in SIS and are Engr. Subramanian.R.M   and Engr. Ambalavanan.B. The training course was well supported by the mentors of the course (a) Engr. Bala Elamaran  &  (b) Engr. Sabapathi, who are the senor most experts with vast experience on the subject.

Program Started @ 6.15 PM with Tamil Thai Vaazhthu, followed with Safety and Thirukkural Mozhithal by Engr. Kasi Viswanathan.

TEF-2024 Joint Sec. Engr. Kishore welcomed the   Trainers, Mentors, Sponsors, TEFians & Non-TEF members to   the 7th event of the year 2024.

TEF thanked their annual Sponsors:  (a) Presenting Sponsor:  KMMC, (b)  Platinum Sponsors: Golden Palm, AGTC and Trans W, (c)  Gold Sponsors: Al-Mulla Exchange, Eagle Burgmann and  Hawk Energy, (d) Silver sponsors : GTC, Gulfspic, EDAC &  Voltech, TEF thanked the event sponsor TANFEETH Co.

Training Course Details are given below:

Topics covered during the training session:

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Introduction to PHA (Process Hazard Analysis) / HAZOP



Overview of LOPA (Layer of Protection Analysis) and SIL assessment


Standards for SIS

IEC61511 / IEC61508 standards for SIS (Safety Instrumented System)


SIS lifecycle

Overview of SIS lifecycle


SIS/SIF/SIL – Requirements and Key concepts

SIS/SIF/SIL – Requirements and Key concepts:

·         PFD avg. calculations - Introduction

·         Systematic Vs Random Failures

·         Architectural Constraints


Complying with SIL requirements

How to comply with SIL requirements – Design, Operation and Maintenance phases



Practical Exercise

Both the trainers shared their vast knowledge on the above and clarified the doubts of the participants. In addition, the mentors enriched the participants with their vast experience and subject knowledge.

After the session, Question & Answer session was conducted and it was highly interactive and very useful to all the participants.

It was a wonderful evening with highly interactive sessions. Both the trainers were felicitated with memento.

Event was Coordinated by Engr. Kishore & Engr. Subramanian. Anchoring was done by Engr. Saravanan.

The program came to an end with a delicious dinner.