IATF 16949: 2016 Quality Management System Requirements
The International Automotive Task Force (IATF) 16949:2016 requirements for a Quality Management System are broken down here for you to easily understand and put into action. The requirements to be applied to your quality management system (QMS) are covered in sections 4-10. To be successful and become certified, the organization must meet these requirements (also referred to as clauses).
Minimum Automotive Quality Management System Requirements for Sub-Tier Suppliers (MAQMSR) in conjunction with ISO 9001:2015 is an alternative for automotive suppliers who are having a difficult time meeting the requirements of the IATF 16949 quality standard.
Section 0: Introduction
Section 1: Scope
This section defines the scope of the IATF 16949 standard. In summary, the scope includes specifying requirements for a QMS of any organization. <ISO 16949 Explained>
Section 2: Normative References
Section 3: Terms and Definitions
Terminology used throughout this standard comes directly from IATF 16949 2016, Quality management systems – Fundamentals and vocabulary. <IATF 16949 Explained>