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About the Course

This online course introduces the design requirements associated with the safety-related design of electrical equipment of machinery, covering several standards. TÜV SÜD additionally offers the opportunity to deliver this training as a dedicated in-house course, delivered solely to your organisation to meet your needs and requirements. To receive a quote and find out more information, please contact us at


This course is delivered by one of TÜV SÜD's leading industry experts who have leading knowledge from their decades of experience. TÜV SÜD’s small class sizes enhance the trainer-delegate relationship to ensure our delegates leave with confidence in the knowledge they have acquired throughout the training course and includes a globally recognised TÜV SÜD certificate upon completion. All of our physical classrooms come with refreshments and lunch as standard.


Anyone who controls designs or influences the safety-related design of electrical equipment of machinery or other products that fall within the scope of the machinery regulations.

Delegates with an electrical engineering background

People with a prior understanding of machinery safety, as provided by our Introduction to Machinery Safety courses.

It is mainly intended for industrial machinery as opposed to consumer electrical machinery products.


Understand the normative requirements associated with the safety-related design of electrical systems on machinery.


  • Normative requirements, primarily from EN 60204-1

  • EN ISO 13850 - Emergency stops

  • EN ISO 14119 - Interlocks

  • EN ISO 13851 - Two-hand control

  • EN ISO 13855 - Positioning of protective devices

  • The course does not cover functional safety, EN ISO 13849-1, EN 62061 etc.


Upon completion, you will receive your globally recognised TÜV SÜD certificate on Introduction to Electrical Machinery Safety.


  • Presentation of learning material in the form of slides and notes

  • Exercises/activities

  • Individual exercises to help with the learning outcomes, over and above just listening to the trainer.


If you are unable to purchase online please contact our team today at


Richard Brooks, Technical Trainer, and Technical Advisor. Working as a Technical Trainer and Technical Advisor for 2 years and previously, Technical Sales. Previously, a consultant advising on machinery safety and CE-marking for over 10 years and also 5 years working for the Health and Safety Laboratory.

Engineering degree qualified, 11 years as a machine designer, 11 years delivering technical consultancy on machinery safety, 5 years working at the Health and Safety Laboratory (part of the HSE). Now concentrating on delivering and developing training on the subject of machinery safety. Currently delivering training for a very broad range of attendees, in open courses and in courses for single companies, ranging from a few attendees to more than 50 in multiple sessions.


Payment options depend on delivery method of the course:

E-learning courses - select credit card payment on checkout.

Instructor-led/public courses - currently payable by invoice only.

Intro to Electrical Machinery Safety




2 Days


6th-7th April 2022



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