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VDA 6.5 Product Audit Training


SMMT Oversight have been appointed by VDA QMC Germany to deliver approved VDA 6.5 training.

Developed by the German Automotive Industry, our VDA 6.5 training covers the management of product audit programmes and best practice in carrying out product audits.

This methodology can be used by any organisation and will assist participants in understanding and meeting the ISO/TS 16949 requirement 8.2.4 Product Audit.

Course Duration
1 day (open course or in house)

What are the objectives?
The training course will give delegates a detailed understanding of the content of VDA 6.5, the link to ISO/TS 16949 and different approaches that can be used to develop a product audit process.
At the end of the course, delegates will understand how to plan, conduct, report and close out findings from product audits.

Who should attend?
The course is designed for people with responsibility for the overall management of product audits together with those people carrying out product audits within their organisations.

Experience of Quality Management Systems would be beneficial but not essential.

Topics Covered

- Product audit introduction
- Audit program structure and product audit sequence
- Audit planning
- Conducting product audits
- Reporting product audits
- Corrective actions arising from product audits
- Qualification requirements for product auditors

Course Structure
The course will allow ample time for discussion and include delegate exercises and case studies.

Delegates attending this training course will receive an SMMT/VDA-QMC certificate.

Dates Venue Cost Remaining Places Take Action
19 Sep 2019 Birmingham (UK) £549(ex. VAT) 14 Book Now
05 Dec 2019 Birmingham (UK) £549(ex. VAT) 14 Book Now

If none of the available dates are suitable, please join the course waitlist.