System Safety Awareness Online Training - SSAWOL

Business Skills College
2.5 hours approximately

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About this course

The course explains why system safety is an important aspect of project management including its legal framework and the basic concepts of system safety management and system safety engineering through the whole project life cycle.  It uses MOD policy as an illustrative framework but has wider applicability for non-MOD employees involved in system safety aspects of project management.

For information regarding System Safety Process Management and System Safety Practitioner classroom workshops please ‘Ask about this course’ where you will be advised of how to apply. Completion of the relevant online training module remains an essential pre-requisite for attendance on all workshops.  

What you will learn

You will learn to:
  • understand why system safety management is important through the life cycle of a project
  • understand legal issues associated with system safety
  • have an awareness of MOD policy regarding system safety in its acquisition project environment

How will this course help my career?

System safety principles are fundamental to project compliance and this course provides basic awareness for anyone involved in projects where system safety is a factor.

Can I attend this course?

This course is suitable for the following type(s) of applicant.
  • Industry
  • Internationals
  • Military
  • MOD Civil Servants
  • Partners Across Government (PAG)
All staff within the MOD and associated industry who require a basic understanding of system safety and its implications within the Defence environment.

How will I learn?


How will you be assessed?

End of module assessments are conducted.