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PPAP – Release of production processes and products (Production Part Approval Process)


The target of the training is getting acquainted with and adopting knowledge necessary for approval of a product into serial production – PPAP (Production Part Approval Process) – standardized, documented procedure of release of production process, product transport and product release in the automotive supply chain prior to serial deliveries.


An experienced trainer will acquaint the participants of the training with the rules and requirements of AIAG in connection to the PPAP handbook, 4th ed., from the year 2006 and VDA in connection to the VDA 2 handbooks, 5th ed., from the year 2012 and case studies, taking into account the requirements of the customers from automotive industry.

Main topics:

    • Introduction into the PPAP and PPF topics
    • Basics and notions
    • PPAP overview (4th 2006)
    • VDA 2 overview (5th 2012)
    • Sampling procedure according to PPAP
    • Sampling procedure according to VDA 2
    • Requirements and levels of *submission
    • Supplementary provisions and standards
    • Requirements specific for the customer
    • Specific standards / forms
    Examples from practice

Target group of participants:

  • employees who assure the process of release of products, processes and transport from the pre-series to the series phase,
  • employees who assure process quality of purchased parts,
  • employees who assure complex planning of project quality,
  • employees who want to get acquainted with the APQP and PPAP topics,
  • employees who assure the process of sampling and release of suppliers.

After successful completion of the training, the participants acquire a certificate on completion of the training „PPAP / PPF – Release of production processes and products“.

The Certificate has international validity.

Dates of open trainings:

Žilina Praha/Brno
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Lenght of training:

2 days


The price includes

– CAE® training course fee,

– rich training documentation,

–experienced trainer and auditor with practice at projects in automotive industry,

– refreshment.


The deadline for the training is 7 days before its commencement.


At registration of multiple participants from one company, for the second and next participants we grant a discount of 10 %.