IATF 16949 Auto Emphasis – ISO 9001 Exemplar Global Certified Lead Auditor

This 4 day session, delivered as in-class instructor led or as a virtual instructor led training will cover Lead Auditor techniques, methodologies, practices and skills with emphasis on IATF 16949:2016.

Who Should Attend this Training?

  1. Automotive Internal Auditors
  2. Automotive Supplier Auditors
  3. Quality Manager(s)
  4. Consultants

Topics Include:

  • Quality Management Systems
  • Terminology and Definitions
  • Requirements of ISO 9001 & IATF 16949
  • Process and Risk Management
  • Documentation
  • Conformance Evaluation
  • Principles of Auditing
  • Competence & Evaluation of Auditors
  • Audit Planning
  • On-site Preparation
  • On-Site Audit
  • Audit Report and Closing
  • Audit Team Leader Responsibility & Audit Initiation

Attendees successfully completing the examinations provided in conjunction with this course receive a Certificate of Attainment for these Exemplar Global knowledge competency units:

  • QM – Quality Management Systems including Automotive
  • AU – Auditing Management Systems
  • TL – Leading Management Systems Audit Teams

The Certificate of Attainment provides evidence of knowledge competency defined by Exemplar Global for certification as a Quality Management Systems (or equivalent) including Automotive Lead Auditor.

A prior review of the IATF 16949 (or equivalent) standard and audit experience is suggested for this course.

This course is delivered by Pillar Management Associates. Completion of this course satisfies the training requirements for certification by Exemplar Global as a Lead Auditor.

Course Instructor: Lisa Velanoff, The ISO Edge Ltd.






No public dates are scheduled.
Contact us to arrange your team’s virtual instructor led session.

* Course dates are confirmed once the minimum number of registrations is achieved. A confirmation email, including payment arrangements, will be sent separately.

If you are interested in group sessions contact us