Virtual Instructor Led Training

Upcoming courses:

Introduction to the Management of Alarm Systems (IC39C)

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

You will cover:

  • 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

Included with the class:

  • Electronic copy of ANSI/ISA18.00.02 Management of Alarm Systems for the Process Industries

  • 8 Professional Development Hours (PDHs)

  • Recordings of the sessions will be available for up to 30 days from the course start date

Virtual Trainings

This course will be instructed live by an aeSolutions’ alarm management subject matter expert in two 4-hour sessions.  Recordings of the sessions and all other materials will be available for 30 days from the course start date. 

Cost to attend:

  • $815 Non-Members

  • $650 Current ISA Members 

Group discounts also available. For information on available discounts, questions about the course or signing up please contact

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United States


Greenville, South Carolina
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