What's NEW in DO-178C?
Your Guide to Understanding the Changes in DO-178C
This course is recommended for the student who has completed introductory DO-178B training or who has equivalent experience, or any engineer/manager who is familiar with DO-178B, and wants to know what is different with the new DO-178C version. This course starts by introducing the work products of the SC-205 committee, identifying and explaining each one and briefly how it impacts compliance. Next, it provides a summary of all the changes. Then it goes into each of the changes and explains it thoroughly. Much of the discussion revolves around understanding and using the Annex A tables. Finally the supplement documents are examined and explained.
Tammy Reeve, President of Patmos Engineering Services, has 15 years experience as a DER and trainer for DO-254 and DO-178B/C programs, in addition to 10 years as an avionics engineer for both software and hardware programs. Tammy has been very active in the industry including acting as co-secretary of the "Model Based" committee of SC-205, the chair of DO-254 Users Group, and being Session Chair for DO-254/178C tracks at several SAE industry events. She has designations and has performed work under the FAA, EASA, CAAC, Transport Canada, and ANAC.