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Conducting Process Audits to VDA 6.3

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Seminar Content

This three-day course is designed to introduce the process audit approach as it applies to the VDA 6.3 standard. This course will help you understand the process audit and offer guidance on its use. The scope of this process audit is the entire product (or service) development process including the post-launch phase in the automotive industry. The course will also apply to conducting a process audit to VDA 6.3 as required by many European customers to the automotive industry. VDA 6.3 is one of many documents produced by the VDA (Verband der Automobilindustrie), an interest group of the German automobile manufacturers and component suppliers. It has been adopted by German automakers as a supplier requirement.

Who Should Attend

This seminar is designed for Quality Assurance Managers, VDA 6.3 Auditors and Implementation Team Members, Management Representatives, Quality System and Process auditors.

Recommended Training and/or Experience

Process, Product or System audit experience is recommended.

Seminar Materials

Each participant will receive a seminar manual with case studies and a guide for conducting a process audit to VDA 6.3. A final exam is also administered.

Seminar Goals

  • Understand the process audit approach
  • Understand the requirements of VDA 6.3
  • Prepare, perform and complete an audit to VDA 6.3

Daily Agenda (approximate, based on class discussions)

Day One

  • VDA Overview
  • Chapter 1: Understanding Process Audits
  • Chapter 2: Using the Questionnaire
    • P2: Project Management
    • Breakout Exercise 1: Open Questions
    • Breakout Exercise 2: Auditing Project Management
    • P3: Planning the Product and Process Development
    • Breakout Exercise 3: Planning the Product and Process Development
    • P4: Implementation of the Product and Process Development
    • Breakout Exercise 4: Implementation of the Product and Process Development

Day Two

  • Review of Day One
  • Chapter 2: Using the Questionnaire (cont’d)
    • P5: Supplier Management
    • Breakout Exercise 5: Supplier Management
    • P6: Process Analysis Production
    • P7: Customer Care, Customer Satisfaction, Service
    • Breakout Exercise 6: Assessing the Requirements
  • Chapter 3: Potential Analysis (P1)
    • Assessing the Potential Analysis
    • Breakout Exercise 7: Potential Supplier Audit
  • Chapter 4: Assessing a Process Audit for Material Products
    • VDA Evaluation Matrix
    • Breakout Exercise 8: Evaluation Matrix

Day Three

  • Review of Days One and Two
  • Chapter 4: The VDA 6.3 Audit Process
    • Audit Program
    • Audit Request
    • Breakout Exercise 9: Draw Up an Audit Request
    • Preparation
    • Breakout Exercise 10: Audit Plan
    • Conducting the Audit
    • Evaluation
    • Presentation of Results
    • Follow Up and Closure
  • Course Review and Final Exam

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