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REL 310 - Reliability and Reliability Growth Foundations I

Current Offering Dates & Locations:
Offering Dates Location
16I R Jul 25 2016 - Jul 28 2016 AFIT - Wright-Patterson AFB (Area B), OH
16J-O O Aug 15 2016 - Aug 18 2016 Eglin AFB, FL
16K-O O Aug 22 2016 - Aug 25 2016 Tinker AFB, OK
17A-O O Oct 24 2016 - Oct 27 2016 Hill AFB, UT
17B-O O Dec 05 2016 - Dec 08 2016 Robins AFB, GA
17C-O O Feb 13 2017 - Feb 16 2017 Eglin AFB, FL
17D-O O Mar 06 2017 - Mar 09 2017 Kirtland AFB, NM
17E-O O May 22 2017 - May 25 2017 Tinker AFB, OK
17F-O O Jun 05 2017 - Jun 08 2017 Arnold AFB, TN
17G R Jul 24 2017 - Jul 27 2017 AFIT - Wright-Patterson AFB (Area B), OH
17H-O O Jul 31 2017 - Aug 03 2017 Rome AFB, NY

NEW COURSE IN DEVELOPMENT. Recent working groups and task forces have recognized DOD’s historic under- performance in reliability goals and have implemented policies to improve sustainment. This 5 day course covers the policies, guidance, and methods to improve the reliability program across the acquisition life cycle. Focus is on both the proactive approach of designing reliability into the system up front (Design for Reliability) and the reactive Reliability Growth modeling. Emphasis is on understanding basic reliability and Reliability Growth principles and using tools available to the practitioner to plan, assess, track, and project reliability. This hands- on workshop will use software to reinforce analytical methods presented with demonstrations and exercises. Students will be able to construct the Reliability Growth curves now required in Test and Evaluation Master Plans for major systems.

Contact Training Administrators

Course Director:

Commercial: (937)255-7777 ext.3292
DSN: 785-7777 ext.3292


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Special Requirements:
Prerequisites: None but this course has a heavy emphasis on Probability and Statistic techniques and conducts exercises using statistical theories and software. Students must have an understanding of basic Probability and Statistics theory. It is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED that students refresh their knowledge by taking DAU’s CLE -035 – Introduction to Probability and Statistics computer-based course. This course requires computer access to AFIT's network. In order to access AFIT's network, an AFIT-specific DD Form 2875 is required and must be returned to AFIT/LS NLT 14 DAYS prior to the class start date students that do not complete the form WILL BE CANCELLED from the class. The form and instructions on how to fill it out are located on AFIT/LS's website at: then Click on "Information Resources" and Select "DD Form 2875 - Access to AFIT's Network". Any questions can be directed to AFIT/LS Training Administrators at DSN 785-7777x3164 or e-mail NOTE: No walk-in students will be allowed.

Target Audience:
All AFSCs/Civilian Series supporting Acquisition, Sustainment, Developmental Test and Operational Test, GS-7 to 14 O-1 to 5

Course Length:
4 days



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