IATF 16949 – Basics


Together with DIN EN ISO 9001, IATF 16949 is accepted worldwide as a standard for quality management systems in the automotive industry.

Beyond the sector-neutral DIN EN ISO 9001 requirements for QM systems, the IATF 16949 defines the additional and supplementary automotive requirements. Certification to IATF 16949 is the fundamental prerequisite for acceptance as an automotive supplier and into the respective supply chain.

This course provides you with a first impression of the content of IATF 16949 and also DIN EN ISO 9001.



Process management and process approach in the automotive industry Structure of IATF 16949 incl. DIN EN ISO 9001
IATF 16949 requirements overview Insights into IATF 16949 certification rules

Target audience

This course is directed at interested personnel from sales, purchasing, development, production and logistics who want to gain insights into the new IATF 16949.
We recommend that personnel who want to implement the requirements of both standards in their organisation or who conduct internal and external audits to these standards attend the following training courses
ID 203: IATF 16949 – Implementation with in the Organisation
ID 211: IATF 16949 – Qualification for 1st/2nd Party Auditor

Qualification Certificate

After completing the training you will receive a VDA certificate of attendance.


1 day


  • QM System Standard IATF 16949
  • VDA QMC collection of standards DIN EN ISO 9000, 9001, 9004 und 19011


There are currently no dates planned. Please contact us if you have an inquiry.