SYS-505 System Safety and Certification

Quick Facts

Price
$4,000 + book/fees + computer (personal)

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
4.0

Course Length
15 weeks

Course Dates & Locations

  • Fridays, April 20-August 10, 2018 (with holidays off)

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Overview

The System Safety and Certification course is designed to provide the participant with the working knowledge of the concepts, principles, methods and techniques related to the safety of software-intensive computer systems or air vehicles.

Course topics include: System safety, safety requirements, hazard and risk analysis, failure modes, effect analysis, fault tolerance, hardware and software reliability, levels of integrity.

Who Should Attend

  • Cohort #2, course 2 of 3.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, participants should be proficient in the following:

  • Concepts, principles, methods and techniques related to the safety of software-intensive computer systems for air vehicles
  • The issues of system safety, requiring additional analysis and design techniques, are discussed from the perspective of computer hardware and software. 
  • Safety requirements, hazard and risk analysis, failure modes and effect analysis, fault tolerance, basics of hardware and software reliability, levels of integrity, nature of faults and redundancy, and issues of verification, validation and certification
  • Safety standards across application domains, including SAE, ARP4754 ARP4761 and RTCA DO-178C & DO-254 for safety considerations in development of aircraft systems
  • Selected software tools supporting safety and reliability assessment of hardware laboratory experiments with tools, and producing appropriate reports

Contact Us

Christina Groenenboom
Assistant Director
Industry Relations and Outreach
600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114

Katy Donnelly
Administrative Assistant
Industry Relations and Outreach
600 South Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach, Florida 32114

About the Instructor

Radu F. Babiceanu

Radu F. Babiceanu

Assistant Professor
Daytona Campus
College of Engineering

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