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Simplify the process of integrating APQP into the overall product and process implementation scheme and review the critical components of the Production Part Approval Process.
Increase productivity and predict potential process and design problems. This program will review effective methods of performing FMEA analysis. Learn how FMEAs and control plans work together to address potential failure modes and to focus on high-risk areas. Participants may bring parts, problems, and examples for group discussion.
This course will review the background, purpose, and intent of IATF 16949:2016 requirements. Participants will gain an understanding of the standard and learn practical strategies for applying overall principles to auditing and implementation. Highlights include transition strategies, typical documentation, process approach, customer-specific requirements, and how to avoid common pitfalls.
Prerequisite: Understanding IATF 16949:2016. Learn why strong internal auditing skills are essential to your company's success and acquire the training and practical knowledge necessary to develop and maintain an effective IATF 16949:2016 internal audit program. Specially-prepared training materials and exercises will allow participants to experience simulated audit situations.
Based on the AIAG Statistical Process Control (SPC) manual, this program provides practical, effective, and statistical monitoring of process metrics. Topics include control charting, histograms, scatter diagrams, and interpretation.
Based on the AIAG Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA) manual, this program introduces participants to measuring and gauging systems. Concepts of bias, repeatability, reproducibility, stability, and linearity are introduced in a practical workshop format.
Methods for resolving problems in an effective, repeatable, and rapid way will be addressed. The course will emphasize the process of root cause analysis and 8-D for team-oriented problem solving.
Expedite the effective applications of mistake proofing methodology to improve and maintain processes. You will examine defect prevention techniques, explore zero-defect measures, work with various mistake proofing techniques, and understand how to deploy practical mistake-proofing measures.
Understand ISO 9001 requirements and interpretation and learn the process approach to auditing and ways to align business strategies to operational performance indicators. Address and understand various methods for risk-based thinking and understand the activities of corrective action, customer complaint handling, and continual improvement.
Understand Environmental Management Systems and the concepts of aspect and impact identification and management. In addition, you will learn historical and regulatory perspectives of Environmental Management (conformance vs. compliance) and learn how to address and understand various methods of risk-based thinking.
This training option allows you to take 4 full days of classes and achieve both certificates- Exemplar Global Certified Quality & Environmental Management System Lead Auditor.
This one-day program includes audit management, non-conformity writing, closing meetings, and the eight management principles. Specific emphasis is given to the process approach to auditing, continual improvement, and customer satisfaction.
For anyone concerned with complying with ISO 9001:2015. In this one-day workshop, key clauses of the ISO 9001: 2015 requirements are reviewed and the intent explained. Participants will gain a basic understanding of the requirements and practical strategies for developing and implementing an ISO 9001:2015 quality system.