Course Description
RTCA has teamed with Wichita State University's National Institute for Aviation Research (WSU-NIAR) to offer another high-quality training covering RTCA's DO-326A, Airworthiness Security Process Specification, DO-355, Information Security Guidance for Continuing Airworthiness, DO-356A, Airworthiness Security Methods and Considerations. This course describes what Airworthiness Security is and why it is important. It also explains which FAA Regulations, standards, etc. will require these documents and procedures as well as how to use these standards. The course will also cover what the standards are meant to prevent and how these standards and processes fit into the aviation system.

Course participants are given examples of how to apply these standards methodically by the use of the step-by-step processes. This course also covers how these requirements are driven by Design Assurance Level requirements and systems/functional critically, as well as how to obtain FAA certification in these areas. The students will perform real-world exercise to apply the knowledge from the class.

Course Options
There several ways that the course can be presented:

  • In-person public classes
    Presented at RTCA in Washington DC
    3 full days
  • In-person private classes
    Presented at a company location
    3 full days
  • Virtual public classes (real-time, online)
    The same content/material as the in-person classes, with adjustments to the schedule and team exercises to better accommodate being on-line.
    4 days, 5 hours/day
  • Virtual private classes (real-time, online)
    The same content/material as the in-person classes, with a flexible schedule and adjustments to team exercises to better accommodate being on-line. 

Pricing Information

  • In-person public class:
    Member: $1,935
    Non-Member: $2,472.50
  • In-person private class:
    Client will pay actual Wichita State and RTCA travel expenses, all travel expenses will be billed back to the client and the client will pay 100% of the travel expenses. This includes shipping costs of course materials.
  • Virtual (real-time on-line) public class:
    Member: $1,499
    Non-Member: $1,899
  • Virtual real-time on-line private:
    1-10 Students: $15,000
    11+ per student: $1,150/student