intacs® Automotive SPICE® v4.0 Provisional Assessor (PA) course

Course Duration: 4 Days

This 4 day training course is to be introduced from October 1, 2024 as part of intacs designed and approved training courses. This training deepens model knowledge of the Automotive SPICE® v4.0 PAM based on the intacs® Certified Process Expert training to act as a Co-Assessor in official assessments.

The interpretation of the VDA Automotive SPICE® Guidelines v2.0 regarding rating rules is included.

Participants will be able to support the internal evaluation of projects from the organization and the contribution in official assessments.

Learning Objectives

  • Deepening the Understanding of Automotive SPICE® v4.0 Base, System and Software Processes
  • Understanding of assessment process and techniques to perform an assessment

Course Outline

  • Introduction (VDA, intacs®, PAM in general, latest updates since Expert training)
  • Deepening the understanding of the Automotive SPICE® v4.0 processes by presenting homework exercises incl. VDA Automotive SPICE® Guidelines v2.0 regarding rating rules
  • Deepening the understanding of the Capability Levels and Generic Practices for CL 1 – 5 by presenting homework exercises
  • Understanding the assessment process incl. - planning (assessment plan, briefing, tooling) - work product reviews (sampling) - interviews (question and listening techniques, note taking) - reporting (feedback session, assessment report)
  • Exam Preparation
  • · Exam


  • Exam will be conducted by the Independent Certification body - VDA

Who Should Attend

  • intacs Process Expert (PE) certification holders

Course Materials

Each participant will receive a course material designed and developed by intacs.

Certificate of participation will be issued by the training provider

Note: Omnex does not provide copies of standard(s) during training courses, but clients are encouraged to have their own copy.


  • intacs Process Expert (PE) training is mandatory and acts as a Pre-requisite
  • Experience in System/Software development
  • Experience in Project Management
  • Experience in Support Functions (QA, CM) etc.

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