Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) VDA Volume 2

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Course Duration: 1 Day - 8 Hours/day

Omnex is not presently a VDA licensee. If the VDA auditor “card” is required by a customer for their suppliers’ auditors, attendees should confirm with a licensed provider if they can take the official exam after this course. Omnex auditor certification is the technical equivalent of the VDA (6.3) training. Many customers do not require the VDA auditor credential.

This one-day seminar addresses the purpose of PPAP is the culmination of the APQP process and provides a detailed examination of Production Part Approval Process requirements. We will focus on determining if all customer engineering, design records, and specification requirements are properly understood, and that the production process has the potential to meet these requirements during an actual production run at the quoted production rate.

Learning Objectives

  • Explain all items listed as PPAP requirements
  • Explain the purpose of PPAP levels
  • Explain when the customer should be notified of changes
  • Identify all aspects of an initial production run

  • Course Overview and Introductions
  • Introduction to a PPAP
  • PPAP in a QMS
  • Managing Changes and Submissions, VDA PPA
  • Submission Levels, VDA PPA
  • Record Retention
  • Significant Production Run
  • PPAP Submission Elements
  • Requirements and Deliverables
  • Product Design Elements
  • General Elements
  • Part Submission Warrant and Status
  • VDA PPA Specific Elements
  • Assessing a PPAP Package

This seminar is designed for program managers, design, quality, and manufacturing engineers, persons who have direct responsibility for preparation, assembly or review of PPAP components or packages, and auditors and those responsible for subcontractor PPAP documentation.

Each participant will receive a seminar including breakout exercises.

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