Common safety method for risk evaluation and assessment (CSM-RA)

Common safety method for risk evaluation and assessment (CSM-RA)


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This training provides comprehensive knowledge of the common safety method for the evaluation and assessment of risks in accordance with Implementing Regulation EU No. 402/2013 together with EU No. 2015/1136.

This method is European law and is therefore required in all safety and approval processes of railroad vehicles and railroad infrastructure. The aim is to ensure a high level of safety in Europe or to improve it where necessary.


Common safety method for risk evaluation and assessment (CSM-RA)

This training provides knowledge on how to perform a CSM-RA assessment, including significance testing and your own safety method. Based on this, the risk management process is taught and deepened using practical examples. You can bring your own case studies to the training.


  • Introduction CSM-RA
  • Terms and process flow (risk management procedures)
  • Significant changes
  • Own safety method
  • Risc Acceptance Principles
  • Discussion of case studies
  • Risk analysis according to CENELEC EN 50126 / 50129 for explicit risk estimation
  • Deepening of the roles (e.g. of the proposer or the independent assessment body)

Who for: Ideal for safety and regulatory management staff.

Duration: 2 Days

Lecturer: Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Günther Staudner


EUR 1.400.- excl. VAT
(EUR 1.666,- incl. VAT)

Training costs: EUR 920 (plus VAT) and campus flat rate: EUR 480 (plus VAT)


  • An overnight stay in a unique atmosphere incl. Breakfast
  • Meals during the training incl. Lunch and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Networking in our lounge
  • At a possibly common learning evening incl. dinner and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Supervision by the trainer during the learning evenings

Schedule & extra overnight stays

Training times
Training begins at 8:30 a.m
Training ends at 5:00 p.m
The last day of training may vary.

8:00-8:30 a.m

Gut Bielenberg
Bielenberg 6
25377 Kollmar

Boutique Hotel Gut Bielenberg
Bielenberg 6
25377 Kollmar

Elbe Boardinghouse
Am Deich 13
25377 Kollmar

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Arrival recommendations

by train
to Elmshorn station and from here by taxi (advance booking recommended at

from the airport
Hamburg and from here by taxi (pre-order recommended at, stating your flight number)

with public transport
from Elmshorn with the bus line 6530 stop *Bielenberg 18* approx. 200m to the hotel
if staying in the Elbe Boardinghouse, take bus line 6530 to the *Wendeplatz* stop, approx. 300m to the hotel