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NAA Training: IATF16949 – 1 Day APQP & PPAP Overview Advanced Product Quality Planning Production Part Approval Process 28th February 2018

Start date: 28/02/2018
Length: 1 Day

Who should attend?

The one day overview is designed for Engineers, Management Representatives, IATF16949 Implementation Teams, Internal Auditors and others who are involved in New Product Introduction and Part Approval. Please note that validity of all such courses is typically 3 years. Therefore if you have not attended a course in the last 3 years, please consider how you are keeping up to date and if you should register for this course.

The objectives:

Delegates will develop their competence in implementing and auditing APQP & PPAP, and also develop an understanding of the links to Core Tools such as FMEA, SPC, MSA & Control Plans.  This will help in identifying training needs in these Core Tools and other elements of the Process.  (To gain the most benefit from this course and workshop, it is recommended delegates bring along some of their own project files / information / questions.)

Topics covered:

  • Goal of Standards, e.g. ITAF16949
  • Quality Planning : Why / Who / How
  • Quality Planning Timing Chart
  • APQP Phase I – Plan & Define Programme:
  • Inputs & Outputs (Inputs for Section II)
  • APQP Phase II – Product Design & Development:
  • Outputs (Design) & Outputs (APQP Team)
  • APQP Phase III – Process Design & Development:
  • Outputs
  • APQP Phase IV – Product & Process Validation:
  • Outputs
  • Part Approval – PAP; PPAP; AIAG PPAP Manual:
  • Reporting Requirements; Notification / Submission Records
  • APQP Phase V – Feedback, Assessment, CA:
  • Outputs – Management Support, “throughout”


  • Members of NAA – £300.00 + vat/delegate
  • Non-Members – £400.00 +vat/delegate

To be held at Partnership for Learning, South Road, Halewood, Liverpool Delivered by Learn Plus

To register or receive further information on this course, please contact Zoe Desoer:

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