Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) – VIRTUAL

  • Delivery Option: Public & On-Site
  • Subject Category: Core Tools
  • Cost: $450
  • Number of Days: 8 hrs - offered over a sequence of partial days

Course Summary

These LIVE, virtual, instructor-led classes will include short-term access to a recording of each session, so the registrants may review or make up missed sessions.

Implement and achieve effective quality planning based on the Ford, DaimlerChrysler and GM requirements.

Target Audience

Anyone involved in any aspect of automotive product quality planning, including management, sales, engineering, quality, purchasing and manufacturing. Prerequisite: It is desirable but not absolutely necessary that participants have a basic understanding of FMEA, SPC and other continuous improvement tools.

Course Objectives

QC Training Services’ Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) class is a comprehensive introduction to the APQP process – its planning, strategy and benefits. Learn the structure and information sources for effective use of APQP and its correlation to the rest of the AIAG core tools.

Participants will learn the general application of the APQP process and its five distinct phases and correlation to the P-D-C-A cycle. Understanding the inputs and outputs of each phase will lead to improved communication within your company and your customers.

The Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) APQP training manual is used as the reference material for this class.