Course: ISO 26262 (second edition) — module 4 of 4
Software development in the context of ISO 26262: parts 6, 8 and 9

With technological advancements rapidly reshaping the automotive industry, your 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 in the ISO 26262 standard at the software, hardware and system levels.

Course outline (daily 9 a.m.–5 p.m.)

One day

Part 1

  • Overview, scope and content of ISO 26262-6
  • Process model and definitions with comparison to Automotive SPICE®
  • From concept to code and example of model-based design (MBD) process
  • Handling hardware and software requirements

Part 2

  • Verification and validation of software
  • Modifications
  • Qualification of software components
  • Partitioning and decomposition
  • Qualification of software tool
  • Data communications

Course objectives

In this course you will learn:

  • ISO 26262 software-related requirements parts 6, 8 and 9
  • Introduction to the process model with comparison to the Automotive SPICE® methodology
  • You will learn how to establish connections with system and hardware 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