AVQ GmbH is an independent consulting company specializing in functional and system safety of complex technical systems. Their customers value both their expertise, and pragmatic approach, and their long-term customer relationships are characterized by mutual trust and respect. From these, a framework is created that allows everybody to realise their potential, learn from each other, and grow. Professionalism, integrity, humanity, and passion are the values which enable AVQ GmbH to help their customers meet their challenges and strengthen their competitiveness.

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“Many of AVQ’s customers safety related designs contain Arm designs, and we are delighted to become a member of the Arm Functional Safety Partnership Program. With the support of Arm’s functional safety team we are able to provide our customers better training for functional safety engineering on Arm application designs and for discovering the safety features provided in Arm designs.”

Thorsten Langenhan, CEO

Functional Safety related services

Independent functional safety training:

  • IEC 61508 Introduction
  • ISO 26262 Introduction to software safety
  • ISO 13849 /IEC 62061 / IEC 61508 software safety for industrial controls
  • ISO 26262 safety management for semiconductor development
  • Configuration management

With partners:

  • Clean code development
  • Software tests

Functional Safety Resources

Functional Safety Resources

AVQ consultants and trainers have experience in the application of IEC 61508, ISO 26262, ISO 13849 or other functional safety standards – as well as in the assessment of products safety and audit of safety related processes. They are formally qualified as IFSP or AFSP. The application experience ranges from systems over hardware and IC development to software and processes.  

Training provided by AVQ is not an accompanied reading of a standard, they yield on the understanding of safety in a system and all its attributes.