IATF 16949:2016 AND VDA 6.3

This intensive, two-day course presents an in-depth analysis of the Automotive “Core Tools” methodologies. This includes IATF 16949:2016 technical specification and AIAG Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), Measurement System Analysis (MSA), Production Part Approval Process (PPAP), Statistical Process Control (SPC), Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA) and Control Plans (CP).

World-class training techniques include state of the art audio-visual presentations, workshops, interactive lectures, quizzes and team-based exercises. Team-based assignments supplement the lecture and text materials. Students will learn to use and develop auditor skills to function as automotive first party auditors.

The class size is limited.

Content Overview:

  • Understand Advanced Product Quality Planning fundamentals.
  • Learn how to each methodology relates to each other.
  • Learn how to comply with core tool requirement.
  • Understand APQP, FMEA, MSA, PPAP, SPC and CP concepts and applications
  • Understand Corrective Action/ Preventive Action process
  • Problem Solving Techniques
  • Mistake Proofing

Who Should Attend:

  • Internal Auditors
  • IATF 16949:2016 Management Representatives
  • Potential Internal Auditors

Student Material:

  • IATF 16949:2016 Technical Specification
  • Comprehensive reference text
  • Additional handouts as appropriate
  • Four workshops
  • Two quizzes
  • One exam

Fees and General:

  • Fee: US $1195
  • Two Days of instruction and discussion


  • 2-day classes, regular rate  $1195, “Anytime Group” for 3 or more for $895 per person
  • Register 60 days ahead and receive a $75 discount.
  • Register 30 days ahead and receive a $50 discount.

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