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Introduction to Ansys SCADE Tools and Solutions for DO-178C Standard

Course Overview

Ansys provides production proven, model-based development solutions for critical systems and software engineers that reduce cost, risk, and time-to-certification. Ansys SCADE products have the world’s largest track record in terms of usage of its products for DO-178B/C certified development.

This course provides an overview of the DO-178C and DO-331 standard for Aeronautics software development. You will learn about the organization and documentation of the standard. The course focuses on the SCADE model-based approach.

Core Topics

  • An overview of DO-178C, DO-330 and DO-331
  • An introduction to the SCADE Suite Model-based approach: project lifecycle and major best-practices to reach DO-178C objectives
  • A presentation of the basic principles of DO-178C and the Ansys SCADE Model-Based
  • SCADE V-Cycle and DO-178C
  • Requirements-Based and Traceability
  • Software Architecture and Low-Level Requirements
  • Software Lifecycle Data
  • Verification
  • Verification of the Verification
  • Certification Kits Presentation


Target Audience

Project Managers/ Software Engineers/Safety Engineers

Teaching Method

Lectures and computer practical sessions to validate acquired knowledge.

Learning Path

Currently, no Learning Path available

Learning Outcome

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Follow the process life cycle required by the international standard used in avionics for software  development and verification. 
  • Use the Ansys SCADE products during software development and verification and also during certification audits. 

Available Dates

Currently, no training dates available

Learning Options

Training materials for this course are available with a Ansys Learning Hub Subscription. If there is no active public schedule available, private training can be arranged. Please contact us. 


This is a half-day classroom course.