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Guidelines for Automotive Supply Chain Management Course

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Lectures: 1
Level: Intermediate


Working hours

Monday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 5.00 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Course Overview:

This course is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of the guidelines for automotive supply chain management as they relate to the IATF 16949 standard and AIAG (Automotive Industry Action Group) requirements. The course aims to equip participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to establish and maintain an effective automotive supply chain management system. Participants will learn how adherence to these guidelines contributes to compliance, quality assurance, and operational excellence within the automotive industry.

Who Should Enroll?

  • Supply chain managers, professionals, and logistics experts
  • Procurement specialists and quality assurance personnel
  • Suppliers, manufacturers, and organizations aiming to meet IATF 16949 standards and AIAG requirements
  • Anyone interested in understanding automotive supply chain management guidelines in the context of IATF 16949 and AIAG guidelines

Course Content:

  1. Introduction to Automotive Supply Chain Management and IATF 16949:
    • Overview of automotive supply chain management guidelines and their significance in the industry
    • Understanding how supply chain management supports compliance with IATF 16949 and AIAG requirements
  2. Key Principles of Supply Chain Management:
    • Exploring the fundamental principles of effective supply chain management
    • Emphasizing the importance of collaboration, communication, and risk management
  3. Supply Chain Mapping and Visibility:
    • Strategies for mapping and visualizing the automotive supply chain, including upstream and downstream processes
    • Techniques for achieving transparency and visibility into supply chain operations
  4. Supplier Selection and Performance Management:
    • Best practices for supplier selection, evaluation, and performance monitoring
    • Strategies for supplier development and collaboration
  5. Risk Management and Contingency Planning:
    • Identifying and mitigating supply chain risks, including disruptions and quality issues
    • Developing contingency plans and strategies for business continuity
  6. Lean and Agile Supply Chain Practices:
    • Understanding the principles of lean and agile supply chain practices
    • Implementing lean principles for efficiency and agility for responsiveness
  7. Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement:
    • Integrating quality assurance practices into supply chain management
    • Strategies for continual improvement and quality control
  8. Compliance with IATF 16949 and AIAG Guidelines:
    • Ensuring that supply chain management aligns with and complies with IATF 16949 requirements and AIAG guidelines
    • Integrating supply chain management into the overall quality management system
  9. Auditor Competence and Skills:
    • Developing and evaluating auditor competence in supply chain management
    • Continuous improvement and development of supply chain management skills
  10. Challenges and Best Practices:
    • Discussion of common challenges faced in automotive supply chain management and strategies to overcome them
    • Sharing best practices and lessons learned from experienced supply chain professionals
  11. Interactive Workshops and Case Studies:
    • Practical exercises, workshops, and case studies to apply supply chain management concepts in real-life scenarios
    • Group discussions and feedback sessions to enhance learning and application

Advantages of the Course:

  • Comprehensive Supply Chain Knowledge: Gain a thorough understanding of automotive supply chain management guidelines and their alignment with IATF 16949 and AIAG requirements.
  • Effective Supply Chain Management Skills: Develop the skills and knowledge necessary to establish and maintain an effective supply chain management system.
  • Quality Assurance: Contribute to quality assurance and compliance with industry standards.
  • Operational Excellence: Enhance operational efficiency and responsiveness within the automotive supply chain.


Participants who successfully complete the course will receive a certificate of completion for Guidelines for Automotive Supply Chain Management Course in the context of the IATF 16949 standard and AIAG.

This course is essential for professionals and organizations seeking to establish and maintain effective automotive supply chain management practices within the automotive industry. The course is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of supply chain management guidelines and equip participants with the skills and knowledge needed to ensure the seamless operation of the automotive supply chain, compliance with industry standards, and the achievement of operational excellence. Participants will leave the course well-prepared to contribute to supply chain efficiency, quality assurance, and overall success within their organizations.