During the Covid-19 pandemic Scarecrow Consultants will be offering
all its courses as remotely delivered courses.
For more information on all of our offerings during the Covid-19
crisis, please see our dedicated page.
For in-company courses, all of our usual courses (detailed below)
will be available.
We are also delivering, from April through to July, a number of short
one- and two-day public courses. Details of these courses can be found
Overview of our Course Offerings
Scarecrow Consultants offer a range of MBSE-related courses, including:
- MBSE for Beginners. A
gentle introduction to MBSE for beginners. This three-day course
covers: MBSE in One Slide, evolution of MBSE in your organisation, modelling
(what, where, when, how etc.), fundamentals of SysML, key MBSE concepts, the
benefits of MBSE. Learning is consolidated through a group workshop.
- MBSE for
Architectures and Architecture Frameworks. After an
introduction revisiting the key concepts of MBSE, modelling and the SysML
language, this three-day course provides an introduction to architectural
frameworks (AFs) and
enabling patterns, giving delegates a model-based toolkit, the Framework for
Architectural Frameworks (FAF), which can be used to aid in the definition
of an AF or pattern. It is aimed at systems and software engineers that have
a working knowledge of Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) and SysML (or UML) and who want to develop their MBSE skills by learning how to develop
architectural frameworks and patterns in a robust, consistent, model-based
A Model-Based approach to Systems Engineering (MBSE). A complete overview of
MBSE and how it can be used in your business. This three- or four-day course covers: SysML, the MBSE Ontology, frameworks and their associated views. In this course, we
show how to apply MBSE to projects, requirements, processes, architecture
frameworks and competences.
- Mastering SysML. The Systems Modelling
Language, SysML, is the industry-standard notation that is used throughout
the world for Systems Engineering. However, there is more to mastering SysML
than learning the notation. This two- or three-day course introduces the main concepts of
SysML and shows how to truly understand the application of the notation in
order to realise the full benefits of MBSE.
Mastering requirements using MBSE. There is more to understanding
requirements than writing nice descriptions! A two- or three-day course aimed at requirements
practitioners that covers requirements management, requirements engineering,
model-based requirements and how to implement an effective approach in your
- Mastering process modelling – the 'seven views' approach to process.
There is more to defining processes than drawing flow-charts. This two-day
course covers the concepts behind process modelling using Scarecrow's
long-established 'seven views' approach. Aimed at anyone who is responsible
for the definition of business and engineering processes, this course
introduces the concepts behind process modelling, discusses the issues with
traditional methods and provides, through the 'seven views' approach, a
robust, consistent and complete method for process modelling.
All courses are delivered by acknowledged experts in the field of MBSE and are supported by published books on the subject – see our
publications page for more details. All courses may be tailored for specific companies’ processes, competencies or tools. Complete, bespoke courses are also available. Please contact us for details.
Scarecrow Consultants also offer a range of tool-related courses, including:
Using Enterprise Architect. For those that have a working
knowledge of EA, this two-day course covers some of EA's more
advanced features to help users get the most out of this powerful