VDA 6.1 QM system audit – serial production, 5th edition, 2016
The knowledge related to the product and its quality is extremely useful during the certification, auditing and assessing of the quality management system. The interactions between the product, process and system might cause the unification of the QMS specific for the concerned sector. The volume VDA 6.1 complements the ISO 9000 series by adding requirements dedicated for the automotive industry.
The questionnaire in the manual is divided into two parts: management and product/process – it’s because of the nature of the problems, which occur in the organization – not always they are related only to the technical issue, but very often they have organizational and structural charakter.
The volume VDA 6.1 QM system audit – serial production is a supplement if the previously published manuals and it is used for assessment of the quality management system in the comparable conditions. The purpose is ti help in the identification of the gaps and improvement of the efficiency of the organization.
This is a English version of the VDA 6.1 publication.