Business Development Systems, Inc.

Management Consultants, Trainers and Auditors

VDA 6.3 and 6.5 are the process and product audits required by VDA (Verband der deutschen Automobilindustrie e.V.) family of standards. VDA 6.3 is an excellent tool for Process Audits. It provides information on the significance and application scope of a process audit over the entire product realization cycle in the areas of Manufacturing and Service. VDA 6.3 Process Audits will meet all requirements of IATF 16949 process audit requirements. The purpose of VDA 6.3 is to enable an objective assessment of the quality capability for specific products/product groups and their processes. BDSi VDA 6.3 training is designed to help the participant to understand the requirements of process audit and to perform them with a view to improve the processes to continually meet the increasing customer requirements.


VDA 6.5 product audits required trained skilled auditors who not only understand auditing but also are knowledgeable about the product being audited. BDSi's training covers concepts of conducting product audits in line with the requirements of the VDA 6.5. 


BDSi VDA 6.3 / 6.5 Internal Auditor Training will:  

• Create an understanding of the requirements of the standard.

• Provide in-depth knowledge of the audit process and evaluation of audit results.

• Provide specific auditing skills required to audit VDA 6.3 and 6.5.

The training will enable the participants to:

• Plan an audit

• Identify nonconformities

• Report nonconformities

• Evaluate the audit findings

• Verify the effectiveness of corrective actions


The objective of this course is to prepare auditors within the organization to conduct VDA 6.3 process audit and assist the process auditors for process analysis, preparing questionnaire and conducting internal audits.


Course Outline

  • Understanding VDA 6.3 / 6.5 Process and Product  Audits
    • Process elements
    • potential analysis
    • Use of ‘Turtle Analysis’ and audit process
    • Preparation of “Turtle Analysis Diagram”
    • Preparation and use of Questionnaire
    • Report Evaluation
    • Group and Individual Exercises

Why using BDSi?

  • Over 35 years of expertise in helping organizations 
  • Experta in over 20 different international standards
  • Experienced consultants with practical knowledge and hands on experience
  • Customized Business Systems approach to meet your business needs
  • Our consultants produce sustainable improvement to bottom line


VDA 6.3/6.5 Training

  • Understanding VDA 6.3/6.5 Requirements
  • Internal Auditor -VDA 6.3/6.5


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