Course: ISO 26262 (second edition) — module 1 of 4
General overview: parts 1–12

With technological advancements rapidly reshaping the automotive industry, you crucially need the relevant training in compliance with current safety standards to give you a competitive advantage in today’s industry.
An authorized service provider with expert instructors in the field of safety, SANEON can draw on its many years of practical experience in the field of functional safety to offer you customized training that gives you profound insight into the ISO 26262 standard at the software, hardware and system levels.

Course outline (daily 9 a.m.–5 p.m.)

Day 1

Part 1

  • Overview, scope and content of ISO 26262
  • Introduction to safety management
  • Safety life cycle
  • Functional safety-management activities in the product-development life cycle

Day 1

Part 2

  • Supporting processes
  • FMEA and FTA in the safety life cycle — a short overview
  • Supporting processes
  • Role-dependent certification process

Day 2

Course Objectives

In this course you will:

  • Obtain a complete overview of the application of ISO 26262 (second edition) in the automotive sector
  • Understand the safety life cycle and key planning activities for safety-relevant development.

Course participants receive:

  • Printed training manual
  • Certificate of participation


  • Basic understanding of embedded software development in the automotive field

Who should attend:

  • Managers
  • Project managers
  • Software developers
  • Hardware developers
  • Safety managers
  • Quality assurance specialists
  • Test managers, test engineers
  • Anyone who uses ISO 26262 to develop programmable electronic components

Course and coaching language:

  • English


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This course is also available online.

We can also offer you additional services outside the scope of this course:

  • ISO 26262 gap analysis
  • Customized courses to meet your specific needs or technical implementation challenges
  • Project certification in partnership with TÜV Nord that shows your project meets the highest standards of quality to guarantee the maximum efficiency of your products
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