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Development of safety related Software, Analysis & Testing acc. to IEC61508

Who should attend

  • Development Engineers (System, Software)
  • Safety Managers
  • Software Project Leaders
  • Software Quality Responsibles

Duration: 1.5 Days

Language: German or English, training material will be in English.


View file
nameDE0103-IEC 61508 SW Training description_eng.pdf

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Course topics:

  • From concept to system decomposition:
        • What software people have to know about system and hardware decisions
      • Software Development (IEC 61508 - Part 3)
            • Content of the SW Safety Process
          • SW Safety Requirements specification and allocation
          • SW Architecture: How to do it, how to use it
          • SW related methods, measures and techniques
                • How to deal with the tables in the IEC 61508
                • exemplification: Software planning using an UML tool (Enterprise Architect)
              • Partitioning, protection of interference freeness
                    • runtime measures for detecting residual errors in software
                    • exemplification: typical solutions
                  • SW Safety Verification
                        • Requirements on Verification
                        • SW Analysis Techniques
                              • SW Criticality Analysis
                              • SW Dependent Failure Analysis
                            • SW Testing Techniques
                                  • Requirements based (Equivalence Classes, Boundary Values, etc.)
                                  • Structure based (Statement Coverage, MCDC, Call Coverage, etc.)
                                • Examples and Exercises with example solutions
                              • Tool qualification

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