Drive continual improvement with our IATF 16949 services. IATF 16949 is a global Quality Management System (QMS) standard for the automotive industry. Building on the fundamentals of ISO 9001 with additional automotive-specific requirements, the standard embeds safety, security, and sustainability across the dynamic automotive supply chain. Certification to the globally recognized IATF 16949 standard helps organizations overcome the challenges associated with changing consumer attitudes, reduce wastage and operational costs, and win larger deals and global sourcing contracts.
Our IATF 16949 services
LRQA is one of only a few providers recognized by the IATF to provide IATF 16949 certification and has signed an agreement with the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders to provide IATF 16949 certification services globally.
Whether you’re new to IATF 16949 or are looking to develop your current training program, we’ve got a variety of training courses that are all delivered by LRQA’s extensive team of QMS experts.
Our IATF 16949 gap analysis service assesses your existing QMS against the most recent publication of the standard to report on the state of your current system and develop a plan to achieve compliance.
IATF 16949 applies to the design and development, production, installation, and servicing of automotive products. As one of only a few recognized certification bodies, LRQA provides IATF 16949 services globally.
Organizations that implement several other management systems and standards such as ISO 9001, ISO 27001, and ISO 450001 may benefit from a single, coordinated assessment with reduced costs.
Why work with us?
LRQA has a global network of qualified auditors who are experts in automotive quality management and have an in-depth knowledge of the industry, putting them at the forefront of automotive assurance services.
IATF 16949 services can be tailored according to your organization’s needs and delivered on-site, remotely, or through a blended approach that utilizes the best of both on-site and remote delivery mythologies.
History of firsts
LRQA is a leader in the automotive industry and was the first assurance company to receive UKAS accreditation, allowing our experts to deliver certification services for a range of standards worldwide.
Our services don’t stop at IATF 16949. LRQA offers various services covering a wide range of recognized standards across health and safety, environmental, sustainability, energy management, business continuity, cyber security and more.
If you hold a valid accredited certificate of approval with another provider and you are considering moving, transferring your IATF 16949 certification to LRQA is simple. We'll work with you to ensure your transfer is as smooth as possible.
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