Open source compliance training

Combat common business risks posed by software with third-party and open source compliance training.

Whether you’re a developer, distributor, or procurer of software you need to be assured of the compliancy of the components that are used in the software you create or use, so that you can effectively mitigate against potentially serious business risks.

This CPD accredited third party and open source compliance training course has been designed to be beneficial for anyone that is involved with software management. Whether you’re an operational executive, software development manager, software architect, or product manager you should be thinking about the security risks that your software could be opening your business up to.

By attending this compliance training course, you will gain the knowledge and skills you need to implement an effective governance program for your software security process.

You will learn:

  • The basics of Free Open Source Software (FOSS) licences and compliance.
  • The key software concepts for FOSS review.
  • How to run a FOSS review.
  • How to avoid compliance pitfalls.
  • How to practically implement a FOSS compliance program to conform with the OpenChain specification.

If you would like to find out more about the details of this course, you can download the specifications here.

Want to know more about the importance of security in the software supply chain? Read this article: How secure is your software supply chain?

When and where is the next training course?

  • Monday 2 July 2018, Reading, venue TBC
  • Tuesday 4 September 2018, Edinburgh, venue TBC
  • Tuesday 11 September 2018, Manchester, venue TBC
  • Tuesday 18 September 2018, Reading, venue TBC
  • Tuesday 25 September 2018, Cambridge, venue TBC

Training course costs are £199+VAT per participant.

If you’d like attend one of our training courses on secure development, but can’t see at a date or location that suits you listed, let us know by calling +44 (0)1364 654100 and we can explore the possibility of hosting a software security course near you.

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