Training

Why choose LDRA training?

LDRA are established leaders in software verification and requirements traceability tools for safety- and security-critical application development. The expertise that has gone into those tools for over 40 years and that helps guide standards committees around the globe has now been leveraged to provide world-class learning opportunities for delegates from all critical embedded application sectors.

With a variety of formats, locations, and course customisations on offer, there can be no better way to enhance your skill set.

Locations

LDRA has two training centres:

LDRA Technical Centre, Portside, Wirral, UK, and
The LDRA Competency Centre (LCC), Bengaluru,

India Training can also be arranged at a customer specified venue.

Course types

Public courses are open for anyone to attend. Delegates from one or more different companies share a learning experience. Public courses are usually held at an LDRA training centre. See below for available courses and dates.

Customer specific courses are exclusive to a particular customer organization and can be presented at an LDRA training centre or a customer specified venue. Course material can be LDRA standard content or purpose designed. There are further details below.

On demand courses are available online for delegates to learn at their own pace, and at convenient times. There are further details below.

LDRA standard content courses

The LDRA tool suite training course is designed to give delegates a thorough understanding of all the features of the LDRA tool suite, and a grounding in its more advanced analysis techniques. Delegates learn how to leverage the full potential of the tools, and how to apply them in accordance with functional safety and security standards across the most prominent sectors.

The MISRA C training course presents delegates with a full understanding of  the newest version of the MISRA standard designed to help them mitigate risk for safety and security critical applications. Course content is underpinned with the very latest information directly from the MISRA committee.

ISO 26262 training courses will educate delegates on the demands of the latest ISO 26262:2018 standard. They will range in scope from the full breadth analysis of the whole standard, to a deep-dive, extended tutorial on part 6 of the standard, “Product development at the software level”

The RTCA/DO-178C, ARP 4754A, ARP 4761 training course provides a through grounding in how these standards relate to for the development, safety assessment and certification of aircraft and systems (India only)

The ISO 26262 and SAE J3061 training course explores the interaction between automotive functional safety and cybersecurity, as it relates to these two standards. (India only)

The Requirements Engineering training courses guide delegates through the requirements objectives specified in their functional safety standard of choice. (India only)

Standards covered include:

IEC 62304 for medical
IEC 61508 for industrial
EN 50128 for rail transportation

Customer specific coursesCustomer specific courses can vary in content from our standard training courses, through modified versions of the standard material, to purpose designed courses designed to cater for your specific needs. The courses can be held in any location at your discretion, including either of our training centres in the UK or India.

Purpose designed courses held in the past have included tailored sessions relating to:

Quick start tool deployment
Requirements traceability
Automated test case generation
Object code verification
Tool qualification
Function-specific tool training

On-demand courses

The DO-178C “First Flight” online training course provides a unique overview of the standard. Presented by Level A software DER Steve Morton, the course is available online for delegates to learn at their own pace, and at convenient times. Click here for more information.

Public course availability

The following public training courses are held in the UK at the LDRA Technical Centre, Portside, Wirral, and in India at the LDRA Competency Centre (LCC), Bengaluru, India

3 day LDRA tool suite training courses – click here for next available dates
2 day MISRA C training courses – click here for the next available dates
ISO 26262 training courses – click here for more information.

See our events page for additional training opportunities, including online webinars, conference proceedings, and seminars offered in locations worldwide. For more information, contact us at info@ldra.com.