Auto Manufacturing Management

ISO-TS 16949ISO/TS 16949 Lead Auditor Courses

This course is a variation of our very successful IRCA Registered ISO 9001:2015 Auditor/Lead Auditor Course. It has been designed and developed specifically for those involved in auditing within the automotive industry supply chain and to the requirements of ISO/TS 16949. The course focuses specifically on auditing in automotive manufacturing scenarios and will develop the auditor skills of anyone who works in that environment.

Duration 5 days
Time 09:00 – 05:00 (Days 1 to 5)
Content
  • Auditor skills and attributes
  • Background to Quality Management
  • The 8 quality management principles
  • The ISO 9000:2000 series standards
  • ISO/TS 16949 clause requirements
  • Process based quality systems
  • Automotive Core Tools
  • Measurement and analysis
  • Continual improvement

Course Details

This course is a variation of our very successful IRCA Registered ISO 9000 Lead Auditor Course. It has been designed and developed specifically for those involved in auditing within the automotive industry supply chain and to the requirements of ISO/TS 16949:2009.

This intensive, challenging and highly interactive IRCA registered training program is for those people who require an in depth understanding of second and third party quality auditing in an automotive environment. It examines the range of auditing techniques and protocols associated with the lead auditor role in the automotive sector.

Introduction

Every quality professional knows that the ISO 9000 series standard has introduced some significant additional requirements, but how many can honestly say they fully understand all the implications of these changes? Additionally, those people that operate in a specialist automotive setting will require a sound grasp of the requirements the automotive quality standard ISO/TS 16949:2009 and how that relates to ISO 9000. This course is based on our established IRCA Registered ISO 9000 Quality Lead Auditor Course, but incorporates additional learning around the requirements and application of ISO/TS 16949:2009. The examples and case studies used throughout the course concentrate on automotive sector applications.

Course Objectives

To enable delegates to lead an audit team whose objective it is to audit the quality management system of an automotive sector organisation against the requirements of ISO/TS 16949:2009 and/or ISO 9001:2008. The course will also equip delegates with a sound knowledge of the requirements of ISO/TS 16949:2009 and the quality management principles that underpin it.

Course Content

  • Background to Quality Management
  • Setting quality objectives
  • The ISO 9000 series standards
  • Measurement and analysis
  • Process based quality systems
  • Continual improvement
  • The 8 quality management principles
  • WISO/TS 16949:2009 clause requirements

What Are The Benefits?

The course is designed not only to help people perform capable and value-adding audits, but also to develop delegates’ wider understanding of quality management systems design and implementation. In particular it will help delegates get to grips with those issues of ever-increasing importance, such as customer satisfaction, continual improvement and the management of processes. It will help delegates understand how these critical issues can be embedded into the quality management system of an organisation. Successful completion of the course and the achievement of the 70% pass mark will satisfy the formal training requirements for those wishing to register as an auditor, lead auditor or principal auditor with the IRCA under the QMS 2000 scheme.

In-House Courses

Offering better value for money, they can be designed to closely match your specific requirements.

Style of Delivery and Course Leaders

Our course leaders have extensive experience in Quality Management in the automotive sector. Their direct practitioner experience enables them to make the course more interesting by using relevant examples and case studies during workshop discussions. Our team of staff has extensive experience of working across cultural boundaries, through their work in Europe, Africa, Middle East, Asia and the Americas.

Certification

Delegates successfully completing the course, including examination, will be awarded an IRCA registered certificate.

Booking and Course Fees



IRCA A17054