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Certified Reliability Engineer
Body Of Knowledge

The Certified Reliability Engineer (CRE) understands the principles of performance evaluation and prediction to improve product/systems safety, reliability, and


This body of knowledge and applied technologies include, but are not limited to, design review and control; prediction, estimation, and apportionment

methodology; failure mode and effects analysis; the planning, operation, and analysis of reliability testing and field failures, including mathematical modeling;

understanding human factors in reliability; and the ability to develop and administer reliability information systems for failure analysis, design, and performance

improvement and reliability program management over the entire product life cycle.

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I. Reliability Fundamentals

A. Leadership Foundations

B. Reliability Foundations

II. Risk Management

A. Identification

B. Analysis

III. Probability and Statistics for Reliability

A. Basic Concepts

B. Data Management

IV. Reliability Planning, Testing, and Modeling

A. Planning

B. Testing

C. Modeling

V. Life-Cycle Reliability

A. Reliability Design Techniques

B. Parts and Systems Development

C. Maintainability

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