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ISO/TS 16949:2009 QMS Internal Auditor Training for the Automotive Industry

Seminar Content

Omnex is an Exemplar Global Certified TPECS provider for Exemplar Global-QM and Exemplar Global-AU Competency Units. This seminar fully covers the ISO 9001:2008 requirements as well as the requirements of ISO/TS 16949:2009. Other topics include audit systems, the auditing process and audit instruments; the documentation process, conducting an audit, writing the audit report, and taking corrective action. Auditing case studies to develop skills for identifying nonconformities will be used.

Attendees who successfully pass the examsduring this course will achieve a Certificate of Attainment for the following competency units:

  • Exemplar Global-QM
  • Exemplar Global-AU

Who Should Attend

This seminar is designed for Quality Assurance Managers, ISO/TS 16949:2009 Implementation Team Members, Management Representatives, and ISO/TS 16949:2009 Internal Auditors.

Recommended Training and/or Experience

An understanding of the ISO/TS 16949:2009 requirements and/or work experience in applying ISO/TS 16949:2009 is recommended.

Seminar Materials

Each participant will receive a seminar manual and a breakout workbook that includes auditing case studies.

Seminar Goals

  • Understand the application of Quality Management Principles in the context of ISO/TS 16949:2009.
  • Relate the quality management system to the organizational products, including services, and operational processes.
  • Understand the application of the principles, procedures and techniques of auditing.
  • Understand the conduct of an effective audit in the context of the auditee’s organizational situation.
  • Understand the application of the regulations, and other considerations that are relevant to the management system, and the conduct of the audit.
  • Practice personal attributes necessary for the effective and efficient conduct of a management system audit.

Seminar Outline

Day one

  • Introduction and Welcome
  • The Challenge for Top Management
  • Overview of ISO/TS 16949:2009 Requirements
    • Breakout Exercise 1: Exclusions
  • Overview of ISO/TS 16949:2009 Requirements – Clause 4
  • Overview of ISO/TS 16949:2009 Requirements – Clause 5
  • Overview of ISO/TS 16949:2009 Requirements – Clause 6
  • Overview of ISO/TS 16949:2009 Requirements – Clause 7

Day Two

  • Overview of ISO/TS 16949:2009 Requirements Clause 8
  • Introduction to ISO/TS 16949:2009 Audit Trails
    • Breakout Exercise 2: Documentation Review
  • Management of Audit Programs
  • Audit Planning and Preparation
    • Breakout Exercise 3: Scope and Objectives
    • Breakout Exercise 4: Audit Plan

Day Three

  • Performing the Audit
    • Breakout Exercise 5: Opening Meeting
    • Breakout Exercise 6: Conducting the Audit
  • Writing Nonconformity Statements
    • Breakout Exercise 7: Writing Nonconformities
  • Closing Meeting
    • Breakout Exercise 8: Summary Statement and Closing Meeting
  • Completing the Audit Report
  • Corrective Action and Closeout
    • Breakout Exercise 9: Verification and Closeout


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