IATF 16949:2016 Internal Auditor Course based on ISO 19011:2018 guideline

Interpret, implement and audit IATF 16949:2016 requirements

Interpret, implement and audit IATF 16949:2016 requirements

virtual classes schedule

10th - 12th Nov. 2022: IATF 16949:2016 Internal Auditor Training Program | Duration: 3 Days | Time: 9:30 am to 5:30 pm

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The Automotive Sector is considered to be one of the most economy driving sectors amongst industries. With the use of a structured approach, state-of-the-art technologies, highly skilled people, processes and products, the sector has observed higher levels of upgradation and complexity with regards to manufacturing processes. Continuous improvement in vehicle designs, features, advanced technology, process optimization, mass production, meeting just-in-time requirements with optimum utilization of resources and continuously changing regulatory requirements are present day challenges for the Automotive Sector.    

TÜV SÜD South Asia often organizes an internal auditor training program based on IATF 16949:2016 standard. The IATF 16949 standard has replaced other valid automotive standards over the years. Internal Auditing is a process that assesses the level of implementation and thus is a great tool for improvement in the existing practices and techniques. In the modern world, trained manpower for internal auditing based on IATF 16949 has become extremely important and this training will provide a great opportunity for you to learn and get trained by a team of experienced auditors. This course also helps participants to meet one of the competence requirements of ISO 19011:2018 to become an IATF 16949:2016 Internal Auditor.

your Benefits

  • Understand the intent (Goal) of IATF 16949:2016 implementation and auditing
  • Understand importance of Risk Based Thinking and Process Approach
  • Develop Process Map with understanding of inclusion of remote locations
  • Develop documented processed & Turtle base Process Approach model
  • Interpret, implement and audit IATF 16949:2016 requirements
  • Perform audit meeting ISO 19011:2018 Auditing guideline and competency requirement
  • Write audit findings, audit reports & importance points to be observed during audit closure

course content / outline

  • Understanding the scope of IATF 16949
  • Understanding the goal of an Organization implementing requirements of IATF 16949
  • Understanding Process, Process based System, Interaction between Processes and Risk Analysis to Manage the Process (Process Mapping & Process analysis)
  • Understanding the Key Concept of Automotive Process Approach and How the requirements must be met within this Process Approach
  • Understand How Requirements of IATF 16949 can be embedded in the Organization’s Process Description
  • Detailed Understanding on the intent & requirements of IATF 16949 stadard.
  • Understanding the roles and responsibilities of an internal auditor and learning to plan, conduct and report the audit as per auditing guideline standard ISO 19011:2018
  • Internal auditing concepts & auditing skills
  • Understanding on how to distinguish audit findings in to Major, Minor Nonconformities and Opportunities for Improvements
  • Nonconformity management for internal audit
  • Learning through Case Studies & Exercises

who should attend?

Management Representatives, Executives, Engineers, Managers who are involved in implementation, improve QMS and its effectiveness, Personnel from Production, Quality, NPD, Supply chain, Continual Improvement, Quality Managers, Middle and Senior level personnel of organization.

training duration

3 (Three) full days

Exam details

A qualification test of 50 marks will be conducted.  


TÜV SÜD South Asia will issue completion certificates to participants who score a minimum of 70% marks bases their performance in the Learning Check (Test). Participants scoring less marks, will receive a participation certificate.

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