New AS9100:2016 Rev D Foundation Course

This unique 1-day course is focused on the AS9100:2016 Rev D Standard and examines in detail – through interactive sessions – the purpose and interpretation of each of the additional AS9100:2016 Rev D requirements added to the generic ISO 9001:2015 standard.

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By the end of this 1-day course and workshop participants will be able to -

  • understand and interpret all of the additional AS100:2016 Rev D requirements plus related contractual and regulatory requirements, and
  • appreciate the benefits of adopting the modern, visual process approach to QMS design and documentation

Course topics include -

Aviation, Space and Defence Auditor Qualification

  • Auditor approval requirements for the AS9100:2016 standard

Understanding the ‘core concepts’

  • The Plan, Do, Check, Act (P-D-C-A) cycle
  • Risk-based thinking
  • The process-approach
  • The relationship between quality management and customer satisfaction
  • Quality management terminology and definitions
  • The Quality Management Principles

The IAQG series of international standards

  • IAQG purpose and objectives
  • The IAQG “active” signatories
  • IAQG standards and minimum requirements
  • Associated aerospace standards and guidance documents

Quality management system documentation

  • Understanding conformance and performance
  • Adopting a ‘process-based approach’ to quality management systems
  • Process definitions and process-level metrics (PEARs)
  • Assessing QMS performance and process-level effectiveness

Third-party certification process

  • Certification Body auditing using the “process approach” (AS9101)
  • Understanding “customer focus” –
    • QMS Q & D performance management
    • Customer-specific QMS requirements

The OASIS database

  • Locating, understanding and using the OASIS database
  • Appointing an IAQG OASIS Administrator
  • OASIS feedback process

Regulatory authority, space and military requirements

  • Understanding the hierarchy of the regulatory authority requirements
  • The role of EASA (with special reference to EASA Pt 21 G & J)
  • Regulation organisational structure
  • Defence QMS requirements (MoD & NATO)

Understanding and interpreting the AS9100:2016 QMS requirements

Highly interactive session: in-depth explanation the purpose and interpretation of each of the additional AS9100:2016 aerospace requirements added to ISO 9001:2015 - with examples of practical implementation strategies and highlighting of audit targets.

Special attention to the use of the modern, visual ‘process-based approach’ and the 'active management' of quality management system and process-level effectiveness.

Public course

Our public courses are run at the Woodland Grange Conference Centre in Warwickshire

The course fee includes a 3-course lunch and refreshments during both days

Course dates
On-site course

In-company courses may be organised at any time and are extremely cost-effective on a ‘cost-per-student’ basis. The host company is responsible for the venue costs.

We can accommodate up to 10 (maximum) delegates per session.

Details/quote

The course is suitable for management teams, process owners, internal auditors and supplier auditors who need to understand and interpret the AS9100:2016 requirements in a practical manner.

The course also provides the essential knowledge for students who are planning to enroll in our 5-day IRCA-certified QMS Lead Auditor - AS9100:2016 variant (IRCA-certified course) or our 2-day AS9100:2016 Internal Auditor Training Course.

Individuals who successfully complete the course will -

  • be better equipped to understand the meaning and purpose of the AS9100:2016 standard requirements
  • be confident in knowing acceptable implementation strategies in the design and/or manufacturing environment
  • identify audit questions to test the efficacy of a QMS
  • identify risks and opportunities within the QMS
  • identify weaknesses in QMS performance (e.g. quality and delivery), process-level effectiveness and management commitment
  • be able to accrue IRCA CPD points because of the highly structured nature of this course
  • The organization will –
    • be confident that their personnel understand the AS9100:2016 Rev D requirements – and how they apply to their own processes
    • understand the importance of monitoring QMS performance and process effectiveness
    • be able to identify key audit questions and know that the outcomes of their audits will meet the expectations of aerospace/defence industry customers and Certification Bodies

Option to sit a written test-of-understanding (1½-hours duration).

All participants will receive a training certificate containing the TEC Transnational logo – confirming their understanding of the changed requirements.

Larger teams might benefit from our in-house courses. Fill out the form below and we will contact you with further details.

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