Basic course: Cybersecurity – IT security for medical devices

This seminar will be held in English.

The regulatory framework for cybersecurity (IT security) of medical devices is specified in the „General Safety and Performance Requirements“ section of the EU MDR and IVDR regulations. Standards and guidelines specify the requirements for implementation.

In this basic course, you will get an overview of the regulatory relevant standards and documents as well as field-tested tips, methods, tools and useful sources for the implementation of the requirements.


This basic course is also suitable for participants with no or little previous knowledge. For newcomer and start-ups, this course offers an optimal introduction to the topic of cybersecurity for medical device software.

This basic course is part of our online course: Medical Software Specialist!

Seminar contents

  • Meaning of key terms from the fields:
    • Information Security
    • IT Security and
    • Operational Security
  • Cybersecurity requirements for medical devices from
    • applicable standards
    • laws and
    • guidance documents
  • Tips, methods, tools and other useful resources for the implementation of the requirements


  • Early bird (until 4 weeks before seminar): Euro 520,- (excl. VAT)
  • Standard (starting 4 weeks before the seminar): Euro 590,- (excl. VAT)
  • All seminar discounts at a glance
  • incl. seminar documents as PDF and a certificate of participation.

Your Trainer

Nilaykumar Patel Msc, Chief Quality Officer (contextflow GmbH) & Co-Auditor at

Location: ONLINE

You only need a laptop with camera and microphone for our ONLINE seminars. Our eLearning platform works on all operating systems in the web browser. You will receive the seminar documents and the link to the virtual seminar room in time by email. The seminar will be interactive – similar to a face-to-face seminar: i.e. you can ask your questions to the lecturer, there will be exercise examples and also the possibility to exchange ideas with the other participants.