IATF 16949:2016 Internal Auditor

Course Objectives

  • To increase awareness on IATF 16949:2016 Standard
  • To enable delegates understand Key concepts in Quality Management System auditing
  • To impart/enhance practical auditing skills to become certified Internal Auditor
  • To enable the delegates to plan, conduct & manage internal audits in accordance with the principles & guidance of ISO 19011 and requirements of IATF 16949

Course Features

This course is designed to meet the requirement of competent auditors referred in IATF 16949. The course includes class room sessions coupled with syndicate group exercises to increase delegate participation and thereby increase the awareness to the IATF 16949 standard and improve auditing skills to meet the requirements of Standard.

Who should attend ?
  • Quality executives/managers in Automotive Supply Chain (and also from non-automotive, if interested)
  • Management representatives
  • QMS Consultants
  • Personnel wishing to attend higher level courses such as Lead Auditor courses
Course Contents
  • Brief history & Salient features of IATF 16949
  • Major changes with reference to ISO/TS 16949:2009 (& ISO 9001:2008)
  • Requirements of IATF 16949:2016
  • Exercise on IATF 16949 requirements (clauses)
  • Process approach in auditing
  • Exercise on process approach
  • Introduction to Internal Audit
  • Exercise on Identifying clauses
  • Phases of audit 1 & 2
  • Exercise on ‘preparation for audit
  • Phases of audit 3 & 4
  • Exercise on ‘evaluating audit findings
  • Phase of audit 5
  • Examination

-All delegates should have reasonably good understanding on quality management principles, concepts & basic requirements of IATF 16949:2016 & ISO 9001:2015

-Knowledge of English is essential


Certificate of successful completion shall be issued to all the delegates who attend entire duration of the course & pass the written examination. Certificate of attendance shall be issued to those who do not pass in the examination.


3 Days