Introduction to MIL-STD-1553

Course Description

Gain a working knowledge of MIL-STD-1553, the communications standard used by the Air Force, Navy, Army, NASA and other high reliability communication users. Discover what you need to know to effectively use this communications standard. Understand and apply five rules that help ensure your bus design operates efficiently.

Course ID: DEF 1005P
Course Format: Classroom

Available Classroom Sections

Start Date End Date Registration Deadline Format Location Cost CRN
Section Details Mar 6, 2018 Mar 7, 2018 Mar 6, 2018 Classroom Atlanta, GA $1,295 18207
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CRN Start date End date Format Location Cost
15257 Mar 10, 2015 Mar 11, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, GA $1,295
16017 Mar 8, 2016 Mar 9, 2016 Classroom Atlanta, GA $1,295
17036 Mar 7, 2017 Mar 8, 2017 Classroom Atlanta, GA $1,295

Special Discounts

GTRI employees are eligible for a discount on this course.  If you are a GTRI employee, please go to and look under “GT Professional Development” for a coupon code to use when checking out.

Note: Coupon codes must be applied during checkout and cannot be redeemed after your checkout is complete. Only one coupon code can be used per shopping cart.

Who Should Attend

Electronic warfare and avionics systems engineers, hardware and software design engineers, managers and employees with little or no MIL-STD-1553 experience

How You Will Benefit

  • Understand the physical properties of the MIL-STD-1553 bus.

  • Avoid five common errors in designing a MIL-STD-1553 system.

  • Correctly design a MIL-STD-1553 topology and installation.

  • Troubleshoot a MIL-STD-1553 installation.

  • Understand how the standard operates.

  • Discover MIL-STD-1553 applications.


  • MIL-STD-1553 overview
  • MIL-STD-1553 tools
  • MIL-STD-1553 implementation
  • MIL-STD-1553 capable systems

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Byron Coker, Jr.