Online training course: IATF 16949:2016 auditors of quality management systems in the automotive industry

The structure of the IATF 16949:2016 technical specification is based on the ISO 9001:2015 standard, but it is upgraded with specific requirements of the automotive industry for the establishment of a management system.

By performing internal audits, we systematically check and improve the management system, for which we need suitably qualified internal auditors who know how to objectively audit, evaluate non-compliance, and identify opportunities for improvement.

The purpose of the course is to train auditors to effectively perform internal audits of the quality management system in the automotive industry. Among other things, the participants will learn about the significant differences between the ISO 9001:2015 standard and the IATF 16949:2016 specification.

• Management system standards and principles in the automotive industry
• Structure, content, and requirements of IATF 16949:2016 – a brief overview
• Differences between ISO 9001:2015 and IATF 16949:2016
• Internal audit as one of the methods of system verification: definition, purpose, planning, preparation, implementation, reporting
• Effectiveness of internal audits
• Case study and simulation of an internal audit
• Written examination

Who should attend this workshop?

• Management representatives for management systems and line management in the automotive industry;
• Auditors of quality management systems in the automotive industry;
• Experts who would like to acquire knowledge in the field of auditing, with an emphasis on the specifics of IATF 16949:2016.