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Current Offerings:

• IC32C - Introduction to Industrial Automation Security and the ISA/IEC 62443 Standards 

IC39C - Introduction to the Management of Alarm Systems

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IC32C - Introduction to Industrial Automation Security and the ISA/IEC 62443 Standards

Understanding how to secure factory automation, process control, and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) networks is critical if you want to protect them from viruses, hackers, spies, and saboteurs.

This seminar teaches you the basics of the ISA/IEC 62443 standards and how these can be applied in the typical factory or plant. In this seminar, you will be introduced to the terminology, concepts, and models, as well as the element of creating a cybersecurity management system will be explained along with how these should be applied to industrial automation and control systems.

You will be able to:

  • Discuss why improving industrial security is necessary to protect people, property, and profits

  • Define the terminology, concepts, and models for electronic security in the industrial automation and control systems environment

  • Define the elements of the ANSI/ISA-62443-2-1 (ANSI/ISA-99.02.01-2009)- Security for Industrial Automation and Control Systems: Establishing an Industrial Automation and Control Systems Security Program

  • Define the core concepts of risk and vulnerability analysis methodologies

  • Define the concepts of defense in depth and the zone/conduit models of security

  • Explain the basic principles behind the policy development and key risk mitigation techniques

  • Explain why improving industrial security will be necessary to protect people, property, and profits

This course covers:

Understanding the Current Industrial Security Environment


How IT and the Plant Floor are Different and How They are the Same


Current Security Standards and Practices


Creating A Security Program


Risk Analysis


Addressing Risk with Security Policy, Organization, and Awareness


Addressing Risk with Selected Security Counter Measures

Personnel Security


Addressing Risk with Implementation Measures

 

Improve and Maintain the CSMS

CEU Credits: 0.7

Certification of Completion: A Certificate of Completion indicating the total number of CEUs earned will be provided upon successful completion of the course.

IC39C - Introduction to the Management of Alarm Systems 

This course focuses on the key activities of the alarm management lifecycle provided in the ANSI/ISA18.00.02 standard, Management of Alarm Systems for the Process Industries. The activities include the alarm philosophy development, alarm rationalization, basic alarm design, advanced alarm techniques, Human Machine Interface (HMI) design for alarms, monitoring, assessment, management of change, and audit.

You will be able to:

  • Develop an Alarm Management Philosophy

  • Identify types of alarms

  • Discuss rationalization, classification, and prioritization of alarms

  • Design basic alarms

  • Determine when advance alarm techniques should be used

  • Document alarms for operations

  • Design reports for monitoring and assessment of alarm system performance

  • Manage changes to alarm systems

  • Test and audit alarm systems

CEU Credits: 0.8

Certification of Completion: A Certificate of Completion indicating the total number of CEUs earned will be provided upon successful completion of the course.

This course covers:

The Business Case for Alarm Management

The Common Problems in Alarm Systems

The Alarm Management Lifecycle

Philosophy

Identification

Rationalization

Basic Alarm Design

Advanced Alarm Design

HMI Design for Alarms

Implementation

Operation

Maintenance

Monitoring and Assessment

Management of Change

Audit

Starting Points for Alarm Management

Sustaining Alarm Management

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