Training and Certification
The IATF 16949 standard is the most widely-used international standard in the automotive industry, which harmonises the different assessment and certification systems in the global automotive supply chain. It enables companies to establish an effective QMS relating to the design, development, production, installation and servicing of all automotive related products and components.
To support you in ensuring quality and safety in your products and components, TÜV SÜD offers a wide range of IATF 16949 Automotive QMS certifications & blended learning, e-learning and live virtual training courses.
This IATF 16949 blended learning course comprises of a 75min IATF 16949 overview e-learning course, 0.5-day 'Meet the Expert' session and 1.5-day Audit Process live virtual training. Participants will learn about the requirements and how to conduct internal audits based on ISO 9001:2015 and IATF 16949:2016 standard.
This IATF 16949 awareness blended learning course comprises of a 75min IATF 16949 overview e-learning course and 0.5-day 'Meet the Expert' session. Participants would get an overview of the new basic structure (high level structure) and the new requirements of the automobile-specific standard IATF 16949:2016, which borrows considerably from ISO 9001:2015.
Organisations certified to IATF 16949 Quality Management System demonstrates that your company has met extensive requirements to create a process of continuous improvement with an emphasis on defect prevention and reduction of variation and waste in the supply chain. Certification to this technical specification is recognised by leading automotive manufacturers and OEMs. Most leading manufacturers will only work with companies that hold IATF 16949 certification, as they insist that suppliers adhere to the strict technical specifications laid out in the standard.