FAA Catalog of Training

FAA21030, (21030) Software Fundamentals

Number: FAA21030
Title: (21030) Software Fundamentals
Training Type: COURSE
Delivery Method: ILT
Status: Active
Content Owner: AIR-520
Training Delivery Org: AMA-220
Training Length: 40 hours
Description: This course presents an overview of basic software concepts and principles needed by engineers as an educational foundation. This course is not procedures training; it will not provide information on how to do the job. Content covers three major areas: Overview of the System Life Cycle; the Software Life Cycle; and the Software Development Process. The general role of the FAA in each of these areas is discussed. This course presents basic information on DO-178C, the guidance used by the FAA to evaluate an applicant's software development. NOTE: Individuals with a degree in Computer Science or software engineering may receive a waiver. Please see your local training administrator for waiver requirements. AUDIENCE: Aviation Safety Engineers (ASEs) responsible for evaluating or participating in the evaluation of software systems. POC: FAA Academy, Aircraft Certification Branch AMA-220 at (405)954-4534. Prerequisites: FAA27936, FAA21936 and FAA21016
Cancelled Date:
Revision Date: 01/24/2004
Maximum Enrollment: 16
  • FAA21016, (21016) Part 21 - Revision 2
  • FAA21936, (21936) Aircraft Certification Indoctrination Phase III
  • Scheduled Offerings / Classes

    Class# Start Date End Date FY Status Location Organization Phone
    103406 2017-07-31 2017-08-04 FY 17 ACTIVE OKC AMA-220 (405)954-1875

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