Course overview:   This module is designed to ensure that the Product Design & Development team has the necessary knowledge and essential skills appropriate to their role to effectively contribute to successful new product launch. The Product Design & Development module forms part of the NPLX (New Product Launch Excellence) Programme. Who should attend:   Individuals who are… Read more »

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Course overview:   The Process Design/Development and Managing Product Quality module is designed to ensure that Production Engineers have the necessary knowledge and essential skills appropriate to their role to effectively contribute to successful new product launch. The Process Design/Development and Managing Product Quality module forms part of the NPLX (New Product Launch Excellence) Programme. Who should… Read more »

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Course overview:   The Managing Product Quality module is designed to ensure that Quality Engineers have the necessary knowledge and essential skills appropriate to their role to effectively contribute to successful new product launch.The Managing Product Quality module forms part of the NPLX (New Product Launch Excellence) Programme. Who should attend:   Quality Engineers who are responsible for… Read more »

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Course overview:   The Lean & Value Stream Mapping module is designed to ensure that Manufacturing Engineers and Supply Chain specialists have the necessary knowledge and essential lean skills so that the manufacturing processes that are implemented are optimised and have the capacity to support new product launch volume ramp up.The Lean & Value Stream Mapping module… Read more »

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Course overview:   The Supply Chain Management module is designed to ensure that Supply Chain and Procurement specialists have the necessary knowledge and skills appropriate to their role to effectively contribute to a successful new product launch.The Supply Chain Management module forms part of the NPLX (New Product Launch Excellence) Programme. Who should attend:   Supply Chain and… Read more »

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What is New Product Launch Excellence (NPLX)?    New Product Launch Excellence (NPLX) is a national programme aimed at improving the New Product Introduction (NPI) capabilities of the UK supply chain through the provision of essential skills, training, coaching support and project management expertise. The programme is an initiative of the Automotive Council, endorsed by OEMs… Read more »

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Course overview:   In many ways, you can compare launch excellence to rocket science. Coordination of activities that need to happen at predefined moments and to a certain standard is not an easy task. We offer a solution to overcoming the challenges of launching a new product – a New Product Introduction Essentials course. To get… Read more »

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Overview:  Industry Forum provides a free to access, simple to navigate NPI self-assessment tool which exists to help organisations know where best to begin with their NPI improvement journey. The Self-Assessment also provides a rare guide to where next to focus their efforts for those already embarking on their NPI improvement journey. Since its launch, we have… Read more »

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Course Overview:  The 2-day Manufacturing Essentials programme provides an overview of the basic skills required within a manufacturing operations environment. The course covers skills which are most often required within a manufacturing setting and has been specifically designed for those in operational roles, to provide all the basic knowledge required. The course is run by… Read more »

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Course Overview:  This course is an advanced-level course designed to quickly explain battery design and performance. This module will focus on the skills required to define a battery pack design, how it is manufactured and what tests are required before entering the market. Attendees will leave the course armed with tools to understand vehicle battery specifications and able to extract… Read more »

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Overview The new standard ISO 45001:2018 is set to have a significant impact on how organisations worldwide, operate a health and safety management system. The discipline of occupational health and safety (OH&S) is finally getting its own international standard and adds to existing ISO management system standards for quality, environment and other schemes. Complying with… Read more »

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Course overview    The ISO 9001:2015 Essentials training is an interactive course supported by group exercises and open discussion. The practical emphasis of this course provides a great opportunity for individual guidance, support and learning.  Who should attend?    This course is designed for anyone looking for a detailed understanding of the requirements of ISO 9001:2015… Read more »

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Course overview    The ISO 9001 Internal Auditor is a participative course supported by group exercises and open discussion. The practical emphasis of this course and high tutor to delegate ratio provides a great opportunity for individual guidance, support and learning.  Who should attend?    This course is designed for auditors supporting an organisations internal audit… Read more »

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Course overview    The ISO 9001 Management Awareness is a participative course supported by group exercises and open discussion. The practical emphasis of this course and high tutor to delegate ratio provides a great opportunity for individual guidance, support and learning.  Who should attend?    Senior Managers and non-auditors who need to understand the core requirements of… Read more »

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Sustainable Improvement programmes are built on a foundation of improving skills. The Industry Forum Real Time Workshopprogramme will equip key personnel with the knowledge and practical awareness of business improvement tools and techniques. Delivered in a practical, structured environment, the 4 day programme covers:- Quality, Cost, Delivery Measures and Data Analysis 5C/5S Workplace Organisation Understanding work… Read more »

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Course Overview:  This is a 3-day course delivered in partnership with Horiba-Mira. This practical course will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to perform safety analysis as part of an ISO26262 product development. On Day 1 we’ll give an introduction to the role of safety analysis in ISO26262, then cover design failure mode… Read more »

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Who should attend:   Senior Managers and non-auditors who need to understand the core requirements of the new IATF 16949:2016 standard. Certification:   Delegates will receive an IATF 16949:2016 Management Awareness attendance certificate underwritten by the UK IATF Oversight Office. Benefits and Learning Objectives:   This one day course provides delegates with an understanding of the High level Structure… Read more »

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Course overview –   Autonomous Maintenance (AM) is the most distinctive feature of Total Productive Maintenance (TPM), and for many the hardest to implement as it involves changes in culture, roles and responsibilities. It has two fundamental aims, the restoration and maintenance of equipment in optimum condition and the development of production team skills and engagement,… Read more »

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   Course Overview:  ISO/IEC 15504 and its successor ISO/IEC 330xx (SPICE: Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination) is a worldwide standard for assessing process capability and process improvement in software engineering and software-based systems. In the automotive industry, the derived version “Automotive SPICE®“ is applied for assessing and qualifying the control device and software suppliers…. Read more »

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Who should attend:   This problem solving training course is designed for delegates who are involved in activities and effective non conformity management for both internal and external concerns.This problem solving training course will help delegates develop relevant skills and knowledge for using problem solving tools and techniques within their organisation to effectively determine root causes… Read more »

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