Welcome to the IF Forums
Industry Forum have established a number of Forums to promote discussion on a range of topics, including TPM, ISO/TS16949, VDA 6.3 Process Audit and MMOG-LE .To participate in the forums please register yourself as a user. In the forums simply click on the icon named “register” and then enter your details as prompted. You will then be sent an automated email to the email address that you provide which will contain details of your username and a randomly generated password. This password can be changed on your first log in to the forums.
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The purpose of these forums is to facilitate discussion on best practices used for TPM implementation and preparing for a TPM award assessment. There are two forums, one focused on TPM consultancy and implementation, and one on TPM Assessment and Awards.
TPM Consultancy & Implementation
Industry Forum has a wealth of experience in helping organisations across a wide range of industries implement Total Productive Maintenance (TPM). Our engineers provide hands on support in helping organisations understand the TPM pillars and use world leading best practice techniques to maximise the benefits of implementation. Engineers will be available at the forum to answer questions related to TPM implementation and also be available to share best practice. Visit the Forums.
SMMT is approved as a JIPM Assessment agency, the founder of the TPM award system. We are one of the only organisations to have trained and qualified assessors to participate in the awards process. Our TPM awards administrator will be available to answer questions on the Award Application Process Our assessors have a wealth of experience to share on good practices observed during assessment and can answer any questions on the assessment process. Visit the Forums.
The purpose of this forum is to facilitate discussion on best practices used for ISO/TS16949 implementation and ongoing business improvement. The forum is divided into several sections to ensure focused discussion and debate.
ISO/TS16949 Consultancy, Implementation and Training
Industry Forum has a wealth of experience in helping organisations implement and maintain ISO/TS16949. Industry Forum are the only approved training provider to SMMT, the UK International Automotive Task Force (IATF) oversight office, providing sanctioned training to certification body auditors throughout the world. Experts will be available at the forum to answer questions related to ISO/TS16949 and associated core tools and also be available to share best practice. Visit the Forums.
The purpose of this forum is to facilitate discussion on best practices the use of VDA 6.3 for undertaking process audits internally within an organization and at supplier sites.
VDA 6.3 Training
SMMT, the parent company of Industry Forum, is the only UK organisation authorised to deliver approved VDA 6.3 training & qualification modules. We have trainers approved by VDA to deliver a range of training modules. These experts will be available to answer questions related to knowledge and application of VDA 6.3 including undertaking internal and supplier audits. Visit the Forums.