The course was really useful and informative. Mike’s delivery of the course material was excellent and he facilitated conversations of real benefit. I would recommend this course to anyone who needs an awareness of S1000D for current and future projects –
Technical Publications Manager – Major Defence Contractor
Not only did Mike deliver this course full of enthusiasm and passion – he managed to answer all of our questions and concerns at every stage of the training –
Senior ILS Manager – Defence Contractor – Europe
The course was full of excellent examples and made it easy for us to follow along – Mike has a real passion for this subject and made it fun for us to follow along –
Department Manager – Aerospace Sector
What we will cover
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Welcome & Registration
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Part One – In the Beginning – Understanding Structured Languages
In the beginning there was..... a little background and foundation theory.
Part Two – S1000D Background and Principles
Getting in to it! Where did S1000D come from, why is it around and how does it do what it does?
Part Three – S1000D Process, Reality & Building Blocks
Diving a little deeper, no too heavy, looking at the foundation building blocks, supporting processes and mixing in a little reality!
Part Four – S1000D Business Rules & BreX
A key component that engineers need to understand, but what are Business Rules and how do we create and implement them?
Part Five – Software, Tools & Tips
The role of software, the things to look for and some tips from your trainer on some low-cost tools he uses.
Part Six – The S1000D Cost Curve
Why we can not compare eggs to eggs when we are costing an S1000D approach. So where are the deltas and where is the ROI?
Part Seven – S1000D Strengths, Weaknesses & Myth Busting
A balanced looked at where S1000D is strong, where it fails and let us kill once and for all some of the myths around the specification!
Part Eight – S1000D example implementations
A look at some platforms that are using S1000D and domain specific adoptions/customisations of the specification.
Part Nine – S1000D and other specifications
How does S1000D relate to and work with other specification? Now and in the future? Let's put together the jigsaw of specifications and standards.
Part Ten – Recap, Questions & Post Course Continuous Learning
What did we cover, do you have any burning questions you need answering and how to keep your skills current?