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Functional Safety for Road Vehicles – ISO 26262:2018 Overview

The international standard ISO 26262 is used for ensuring functional safety of electric/electronic (E/E) systems used for implementing safety-related functionality in road vehicles.

The course will provide an overview of the application of the ISO 26262 standard for functional safety of E/E systems in the automotive domain.

The participants will get a basic understanding of the mindset of the standard, including how to identify and estimate the need for risk reduction in the E/E systems. Furthermore, the participant should get a general understanding of how to achieve and assess risk reduction, and the implications on supplier/customer relations.

Goal and purpose

The goal is to get an understanding of what is covered in the standard, and where to find what kind of information among the 12 parts of ISO 26262.

Target audience

The course is suited both for managers and engineers involved in automotive E/E systems.


No previous detailed knowledge needed.


Andreas Söderberg

Fredrik Warg

Peter Folkesson


  • Functional safety, relation to other standards
  • Safety Integrity, risk reduction, ASIL
  • Hazard analysis and resulting safety goals
  • Reference life cycle in 26262, standard outlook
  • Break-down of safety requirements through the life cycle
  • Redundancy strategies
  • ASIL level impact throughout the life cycle
  • Implementation, responsibility, roles and assessments
  • When activities do not happen in an order according to the reference life cycle (SEooC)
  • Input to safety case

Other info

Related Courses:
Functional Safety for Road Vehicles – ISO 26262:2018 - Software Development for Road Vehicles

Functional Safety for Road Vehicles – ISO 26262 - Hardware Development for Road Vehicles

Practical information


8 sep 2020


Borås stad


RISE, Brinellgatan 4, hus 38, Ada Lovelace, Borås

Food and lodging

The course fee includes lunch, coffee, course material and course certificate.

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Course certificate

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7 950 SEK excluding VAT

Payment details

The course fee will be invoiced to registered participants.

Final registration date

1 sep 2020

Booking terms

We reserve the right to postpone or cancel an already announced event in case of a small number of participants. In that case you will be informed immediately.

Participant cancellations made more than 14 days before course commencement will not incur cancellation charges. Cancellations within 0 to 7 days of course commencement will incur a 100% cancellation fee, between 8 and 14 days will incur a 50% cancellation fee. In case of absence, a substitute delegate may take your Place.

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