Comprehensive DO-178C Training

ConsuNova DO-178C training covers the full DO-178C development life-cycle; including topics from DO-178C Planning Training through Verification and sucessful DO-178C Compliance Audits.

Every DO-178C Training is offered on-site in your facility or Virtual Instructor-led Training

Comprehensive DO-178C Training . . . Optimized

Our Trainings deliver focused results & clear understanding of DO-178C, the implications and time-saving industry best practices.

DO-178C, DO-330 & Multicore FAA CAST-32A Certification

Typical DO-178C Public Training Agenda:

DAY 1 of DO-178C Training Agenda:
Applying Optimized DO-178C Practices 

DAY 2 of DO-178C Training Agenda:
Understand and Fine-tune DO-178C Challenges

1- DO-178C Design Assurance and Relationship with ARP-4754A/4761. 
2- DO-178C PSAC explanation in detailed. 
3- Optimized DO-178C process planning (SDP and impact Lifecycle decisions). 
4- DO-178C Development Process, Traceability & Development Best Practices. 
5- Explanation of DO-178C Testing and Structural Coverage and how to craft SVP. 
6- Impact of DO-178C Integral Process (SCMP and SQAP).
7- DO-178C Industry Facts and Compliance cost drivers. 
8- Differences and Challenges between DO-178B and DO-178C.

1- Parameter Data Items and Requirement Workshop. 
2- DO-178C Data Coupling & Control Coupling Analysis by test. 
3- Reducing Administrative Overhead for DO-178C Code Coverage 
4- Optimized coverage of DO-178C Worst-Case Execution Time Objectives (WCET). 
5- Multicore Timing Analysis in DO-178C (CAST 32A Explained with Case Study).
6- DO-330 Tool Qualification (options and challenges). 
7- Understand DO-178C Audits Criteria, timing and success factors. 
8- Final DO-178C compliance packaging (SAS, SCI, and Problem Reporting).

What do you learn in a DO-178C Training?

  • Determine the exact application of DO-178C to various components within their system.
  • Differences between DO-178A, DO-178B and DO-178C (DO-178 History Explained).
  • Learn how to optimized DO-178C Process Plans and gain confidence in schedule.
  • Learn the DO-178C relationship with Systems and Safety (ARP-4754 and ARP-4761).
  • Learn the process of developing DO-178 compliant requirements, design, implementation, and verification.
  • How to perform DO-178C Compliance Audits and SOIs.
  • Most Optimized DO-178C practices and implementation.
  • Learn to assess DO-178C gaps in your organization, along with DO-178C cost estimation.
  • Learn WCET and Multi-core (CAST-32A) Issues (AMC 20-193)

Testimonial: Michael F., US Military (Jan 2020): "One of the best DO-178C courses that I have ever attended, instructor was extremely knowledgeable on the subject matter, an energetic presenter, kept everyone's attention, great examples to provide when presenting difficult areas. I would highly recommend Reza to any company needing DO-178C and CAST 32 training."

Testimonial: Stuart L., Program Manager (Mar 2020): "Really well done virtually given the constraints of a national lock-down. Thank you"

Each Training can be customized

• DO-178 & History, Introduction & Needs
• DO-178C Principles
• ARP 4761 Safety Assessments
• ARP 4754 Systems Engineering & Relationship to DO-178C
• Document Hierarchy & Criticality Levels
• Explained DO-178C Certification Plans (PSAC, SCMP, SVP, SDP, SQAP)
• System & Requirements Details
• DO-178C Design Aspects
• DO-178C Implementation, Coding and Reviews
• DO-178C Verification & Overview and Objectives
• DO-178C Traceability Objectives & Tools/Methods
• DO-178C Verification Best Practices
• Successful DO-178C Compliance Audits
• DO-178C Tool Qualification

• Certification Process in relation to TC/STC, TSO/ETSO.
• ARP 4754A (Systems Development) & relation to DO-178C.
• Emphasis on ARP 4761/4761A (Safety Assessment).
• Differences between DO-178C and DO-178B.
• In-depth DO-178C Planning.
• Walkthrough of DO-178C Planning Samples and Templates.
• Performing Compliance Audits.
• Requirement’s and Design Workshop/Samples.
• Best practices for Previously Developed SW (PDS) Compliance.
• Options for DAL-D Compliance or Military Compliance.
• In-depth Structural Coverage Analysis Methods & Tools.
• In-depth Data and Control Coupling Analysis.

• DO-178C Structural Coverage, Tools & Strategies
• DO-178C Requirements Exercise
• Problem Reporting & Streamlining
• Design, Data & Control Flow
• COTS Usage in DO-178C
• DO-330 Software Tool Qualification
• DO-331 Model-Based Development and Verification
• DO-332 Object-Oriented Technology
• DO-333 Formal Methods Supplement

• Explanation of CAST-32A Objectives
• MCP_Planning and MCP_Accomplishment_Summary
• Objectives and how to document them
• MCP_Resource_Usage Objectives for each DAL
• MCP_Software Objectives for Verification of Multi-core
• RTOS issues in Multi-core and complying to AMC/AC 20-193
• CAST-32A WCET techniques, tools, and challenges
• MCP_Error_Handling: Techniques and Verifications to deal with error handling mechanisms in the multicore system.

Steps to obtain the best Optimized DO-178C Training

Each Training is 2 to 4 days depending on customization


Request your customized DO-178C Training with the form below

DO-178C Training Data Sheet will be sent to you and we will contact you within 24-hrs to work the details.


Select the focused topics suitalbe to your team

You will be contacted by our DO-178C instructor to fully customize your DO-178C Training in the most optimized fashion.


Deployment of DO-178C Training

Training will be perfomed to your best advantages.  Training is avialalbe on-site or remotely via WebEx-type means.

Request your customized & Optimized DO-178C Training here:


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