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20 December 2017

On 21st December 2017, the IATF will release revised training modules on the IATF ADP site (GM OEM Scorecard training, including a GM OEM Scorecard quiz module, and the NC Management training module).  These modules will be available at no cost (free) to all active auditors, free ticket candidates, and 3-NE new auditor candidates.  Deadlines are defined in the link below –  CB Communique 2017-012, along with available CPD approved hours.

CB Communique 2017-012 – Updated GM OEM Scorecard Training and Quiz Modules and NC Management Training Module

27 October 2017

The IATF conducted a Stakeholder Feedback conference with suppliers and certification bodies in September in Oberursel, Germany, to obtain feedback on the IATF 16949:2016 standard and overall transition process.

As part of the responses to the feedback, eleven (11) new IATF 16949:2016 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and one (1) new Rules 5th Edition Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) were approved and now released.

IATF 16949:2016 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) #1-11

Rules 5th Edition Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs ) #1-4

 

23 October 2017

The file below has been updated to correct the typos that were found recently.

IATF 16949 identifies compliance to Minimum Automotive Quality Management System Requirements for Sub-Tier Suppliers (MAQMSR) as a possible intermediate step in supplier quality management system development (IATF 16949, section 8.4.2.3.c).  Attached below is the MAQMSR document.  The use of MAQMSR document is currently specified by FCA USA, FCA Italy, and Ford Motor Company.

Minimum Automotive Quality Management System Requirements for Sub-Tier Suppliers for IATF 16949 – Requirements for FCA US LLC, FCA Italy SpA and Ford Motor Company

13 October 2017

The IATF conducted a Stakeholder Feedback conference with suppliers and certification bodies in September in Oberursel, Germany, to obtain feedback on the IATF 16949:2016 standard and overall transition process.

 As part of the responses to the feedback, changes were made to the IATF 16949 Transition Strategy document and nine (9) new IATF 16949:2016 Sanctioned Interpretations were approved.  Additionally, the IATF will be releasing IATF 16949:2016 FAQs (frequently asked questions) on 27th October 2017.

IATF 16949 Transition Strategy and Requirements REV04

IATF 16949:2016  Sanctioned Interpretations #1-9 (SIs)