VDA 6.3 Process Auditing

The outcome of this 3 day session is a trained internal auditor meeting the requirements of VDA 6 Part 3 Process Audit (3rd revised edition, December 2016), the Automotive Process Audit Approach, and ISO 19011:2018.


What is VDA 6.3?

VDA 6.3 is an established audit standard that has been adopted for use by the following German OEM’s:

  • Adam Opel AG
  • Audi AG
  • Benteler Automobiltechnik GmbH
  • BMW AG
  • Borg Warner Ludwigsburg GmbH
  • Continental AG
  • Daimler AG
  • Harman Becker GmbH
  • Knorr-Bremse Systeme fur Nutzhahrzeuge GmbH
  • Magna International Europe AG
  • MAN Truck & Bus AG
  • Otto Fuchs KG
  • Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG
  • Robert Bosch GmbH
  • Rollax GmbH & Co. KG
  • Schaeffler AG
  • Volkswagen AG
  • ZF Friedrichshafen AG

VDA 6.3 can be used internally and externally throughout the entire product life cycle and can be applied in small and medium sized companies as well as larger complex organizations.

Who Should Attend this Training?

  1. Program Managers
  2. Quality Engineers
  3. Quality Management Personnel

What’s Covered?

Module 1

Quality Management Basics

Module 2

Introduction to VDA

Module 3

Terms & Definitions

Module 4

Types of Audits & Auditor Qualifications

Module 5

VDA 6.3 Audit Process

Module 6

Audit Programme

Module 7

Audit Request

Module 8

Audit Preparation

Module 9

Conducting the Audit

Module 10


Module 11

Presentation of Results

Module 12

Final Evaluation & Closure

Module 13

VDA vs. IATF 16949





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