Industry Forum

VDA 2 Production Process & Product Approval (PPA) (ID 410)


Course overview: 

Developed by the German automotive industry VDA 2, Production Process &a Product Approval (PPA) defines a structured approach to product and process approval.This is the German automotive industry equivalent of the Production Part Approval Process (PPAP).

This 5th edition of the publication has been completely restructured in order to describe the requirements relating to the approval of new or modified parts.

Who should attend:  

This course is designed for people working within the automotive supply chain, including those working in quality, design, engineering, purchasing, logistics, and manufacturing.


Benefits and Learning Objectives:   

At the end of this training, delegates will understand the various submission levels and documentation requirements together with linkages to other VDA standards, including Maturity Level Assurance (MLA).

Topics covered:   

  • Background and scope of VDA 2
  • The need for VDA 2 and interfaces with other standards 
  • Sequence and flow of product and process approval (PPA) 
  • Planning and coordination of PPA and links to product development process 
  • Trigger matrix links to change management 
  • Sampling levels and requirements
  • Documentation to support VDA 2

Introduction to IF

We have been delivering significant and measurable performance improvements for leading global manufacturers for more than 25 years and believe there is no one size fits all approach to driving competitiveness across the industry. Toyota, Rolls Royce and Electrolux are among the brands who have tapped into our expertise to ensure they remain on top in their own fiercely competitive markets.

Why choose SMMT QMD:

In order to strengthen the services we provide to the UK's automotive quality management specialists and further underpin the competitiveness of UK manufacturers, SMMT Industry Forum has created SMMT QMD, its new Quality Management Division.

SMMT QMD was launched at the inaugural Automotive Quality Management Systems Conference in Birmingham in November 2018 and aims to ensure that the UK automotive industry plays an active role in the development and governance of national and international automotive standards. 

SMMT QMD will provide a community of practice to directly support UK quality professionals, ensuring standards are effectively implemented and improving competitive performance. As such, SMMT QMD will now provide the following services:

  • An industry association for quality managers
  • Training, professional development and resources
  • Publications
  • Practical help and support


Course booking details:  
 

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Date & Time Venue Cost Availability Take Action
24 Jan 2022 - 25 Jan 2022
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Virtual (UK time) £859 Yes Book
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