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Overview of ISO 26262: Functional Safety Management System

Seminar Content

This one-day course is designed to provide your company with a general understanding of the ISO 26262 standard, and to provide the information necessary to make informed decisions regarding the implementation of a Functional Safety Management System that conforms to ISO 26262:2011.

ISO 26262 is a Functional Safety standard titled "Road vehicles -- Functional Safety". This standard is an adaptation of the Functional Safety standard IEC 61508 for the specifics of Automotive Electric/Electronic Systems. It is to be applied to Safety Related Systems that include one or more E/E systems that are installed in production passenger cars with a maximum gross vehicle mass up to 3,500 kg.

Who Should Attend

Executive Management, System, Software and hardware engineers, managers responsible for the development and implementation of systems, software and hardware in a motor vehicle.

Recommended Training and/or Experience

Students should be involved in or aware of system, software and/or hardware development as it relates to the motor vehicle industry.

Seminar Materials

Each participant will receive a seminar manual

Seminar Goals

  • Provide a high level understanding of the automotive safety lifecycle (management, development, production, operation, service, decommissioning)
  • Understand the functional safety aspects of the development process
  • Understand what an ASIL is and how they are used to specify safety and technical requirements for achieving an acceptable residual risk
  • Provide the information necessary to formulate an ISO 26262 implementation strategy

Seminar Outline

  • Introduction and Overview to ISO 26262
  • Management of Functional Safety (Part 2)
    • Audits, Assessments and Reviews
  • Hazard Analysis and Risk Assessment and the Functional Safety Concept (Part 3)
    • ASIL Levels, Goals
  • System Level Development (Part 4)
    • Technical Safety Concept
    • Safety Analyses in ISO 26262
  • Technical Level Development – Hardware and Software (Part 6)
  • Safety Case
  • Supplier Management
    • Distributed Development
  • Getting Started
  • ISO 26262 Implementation Strategy


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