Auditor Certification

Exemplar Global-Certified ISO 9001 Lead Auditor Training with AIAG ISO/TS 16949 Supplier Auditor Certification

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Lead auditors assist your company in maintaining a seamless quality management system and in meeting fast-changing, customer-driven requirements. Using industry methods and tools, our lead auditor classes help you, as an automotive professional, drive continuous improvement throughout your quality management system.

This exclusive AIAG course - the highest level of auditor training available to automotive suppliers - meets ISO/TS 16949 requirements and customer requirements of Chrysler, Ford Motor Co., and General Motors Co. It is the only ISO/TS 16949 training that combines the AIAG Supplier Auditor Certification with the Exemplar Global-Certified ISO 9001 Lead Auditor Training.

Plexus International is the Exemplar Global-certified course provider for training at AIAG.

NOTE: Attendance to the entire course is required to receive a Certificate of Attendance with CEUs.
 

CEU credit: 3.80

Pricing & Time
Member:$1,895.00
Non-Member:$2,095.00
Time:8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Class Offerings
Date
Location
LanguagesAvailable SeatsRegister
May. 11-May 15, 2015
Southfield, MI USA
English 4

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Jul. 20-Jul 24, 2015
Southfield, MI USA
English 17

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Sep. 14-Sep 18, 2015
Southfield, MI USA
English 20

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Oct. 26-Oct 30, 2015
Southfield, MI USA
English 20

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Dec. 07-Dec 11, 2015
Southfield, MI USA
English 19

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*Courses are scheduled based on demand. If you are interested in attending this course, please provide us with your information and we will contact you when a course date is scheduled.

If submitting a Purchase Order, you can fax in your PO and enrollment form to (248) 799-7995. Please read the Purchase Order Acceptance Policy before submitting your PO.

Registration Questions

Class Offerings
Date
Location
LanguagesAvailable SeatsRegister
TBD
Sao Paulo, Brazil
Brazillian Portuguese 20 N/A
Contact: psgiusti@iaction-plexus.com.br for registration information.
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China Peoples Republic of
Simplified Chinese 20 N/A
Contact: robinshi@plexuschina.com.cn for registration information.
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India
English 20 N/A
Contact: hsanand@plexusintl.com for registration information.
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Japan
Japanese 20 N/A
Contact: steve@plexus.jp for registration information.
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South Korea
Korean 20 N/A
Contact: sywon@plexus.co.kr for registration information.
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Mexico
Spanish - Latin America 20 N/A
Contact: jdominguez@plexusintl.com.mx for registration information.

Who Should Attend

Course Outline

  • Define Automotive Process Approach
  • Apply the Process Approach to their organization
  • Identify the ISO/TS 16949:2009 Sector-specific Supplementations/Additions
  • Translate the Linkages to Automotive Core Tools and Customer Requirements
  • Integrate Core Tools
  • Translate Linkages to Quality Management Principles
  • Review Rules 3rd Edition
  • Review Exemplar Global Auditor Certification Handbook
  • Demonstrate Auditing Skills
  • Apply Auditing Skills

Recommended for first- and second-party auditors who want to become AIAG-certified supplier auditors; want to apply for certification as an Exemplar Global-certified QMS internal auditor, QMS auditor or QMS lead auditor; or who need to learn about ISO/TS 16949 in order to audit an ISO/TS 16949 quality management system.

Requirements for Successful Completion
Two elements are involved in the successful completion of this course:

  1. The continual evaluation of the student's attitudes, auditing capability, performance as team members when role playing, and communication skills (performed independently by all instructors involved with the class).
  2. A written examination that covers the content of ISO/TS 16949 and the application of audit principles and practices based on ISO/ TS 16949. Seventy-five percent of the examination grade is based on questions that require essay responses that test comprehension of the audit process and the application of ISO/TS 16949. The remainder of the examination grade is based on multiple choice, true/false or short-answer questions.

Certificates Awarded
Earn two certificates upon successful appraisal

  • An Exemplar Global certificate of successful completion, which meets the training requirements for Exemplar Global certification of individual QMS internal auditors, QMS auditors and QMS lead auditors
  • An AIAG ISO/TS 16949 Supplier Auditor Certification certificate for first- and second-party assessments

Note: Successful completion of this course/exam does not qualify you to conduct third-party audits.

Prerequisite A series of questions to be answered and turned in prior to the beginning of the course to demonstrate understanding of ISO 9001.