Upon course completion, the student will be able to:
1. Explain the history of systems safety and the evolution of Mil-Std-882.
2. Interpret system safety definitions and explain system safety principles as they relate to aviation/aerospace systems.
3. Demonstrate an understanding of risk management principles to include the identification of hazards, assessment of risk, identification of risk mitigation measures, and verification of risk mitigation procedures.
4. Demonstrate a working knowledge of the development of system safety tasks and hazard analyses to include those outlined in Mil-Std-882.
5. Select and apply the appropriate system analysis tools, techniques and methodologies for a specific aviation/aerospace system.
6. Demonstrate an understanding of aviation/aerospace system development and the impact of system safety throughout life cycle of the system.
7. Relate how the systems safety process can affect aircraft certification.
8. Analyze the impact of new technology on aviation/aerospace systems safety.
9. Demonstrate appropriate selection and application of a research method and statistical analysis (where required), specific to the course subject matter (effective July 1, 2013).