Core Tools Practitioner Certification Training in Bermuda

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What are five Core Tools?

Core Tools also referred to as Automotive Quality Core Tools are an important part of the Quality Management System (QMS). The Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) collaborated with automotive and manufacturing industries to develop these core tools that became the standards for automotive quality control. There are Five Core Tools namely - Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), Production Part Approval Process (PPAP), Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA), Measurement System Analysis (MSA), and Statistical Process Control (SPC). They adhere to the IATF 16949 standards of QMS and have been well documented in separate manuals released by the AIAG.

Core Tools Practitioner Training in Bermuda

Unichrone provides an in-depth introduction to the automotive core tools including their application in improving the quality of the production process through our Core Tools Training in Bermuda. Our training course follows the latest industry best practices and covers the New Harmonized FMEA (AIAG VDA) and the changes with respect to the old version of FMEA as well. With the help of our highly qualified instructors and subject matter experts, candidates will be able to add value to the quality improvement process of their organizations by learning all the fundamentals of automotive core tools. After completing the Core Tools Training Course, they will become Certified Core Tools Practitioners who are responsible for maintaining and delivering high-quality products in a timely manner to the customers. Our Core Tools Training Course is available in all major cities across Bermuda.

Key Features of Core Tools Practitioner Certification Training

Our Core Tools Training Course covers all the concepts of the five automotive quality core tools including the knowledge of the New Harmonized AIAG VDA FMEA, basics of DFMEA, and PFMEA. This course emphasizes the importance of these standardizing tools for quality development and management in the production process. Here are some of the key aspects of our Core Tools Training Course in Bermuda

  • 3-Day Interactive Instructor-led Online Classroom or Group Training in Bermuda
  • Globally recognized Course Completion Certificate
  • Core Tools Training Course adhered to International Standards
  • Enrich with industry best practices
  • Case studies and practical activities included
  • Highly qualified and experienced instructors
  • Course study materials designed by subject matter experts
  • Mock Tests to prepare in the best way
  • End-to-end support via phone, mail, and chat
  • Convenient Weekday/Weekend Core Tools Training Course schedule in Bermuda
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Certified Core Tools Exam Format
Exam Name Core Tools Practitioner Certification
Exam Cost Included in Training fees
Exam Format Multiple Choice-Online
Total Questions 50
Passing Score 60%
Exam Duration 75 Minutes

Certified Core Tools Certification Benefits

Higher Salary

With this renowned credential, aspirants earn higher salary packages when compared to non-certified professionals in the field

Individual accomplishments

Aspirants can look for higher career prospects at an early stage in their life with the most esteemed certification

Gain credibility

Owning the certification makes it easier to earn the trust and respect of professionals working in the same field

Rigorous study plan

The course content is prescribed as per the exam requirements, covering the necessary topics to ace the exam in the first attempt

Diverse job roles

Attaining the certification enhances the spirit of individuals to pursue diverse job roles in the organization

Sophisticated skillset

With this certification, individuals acquire refined skills and techniques required to play their part in an organization

Core Tools Course Curriculum

  • Topics

    • · Product Quality Planning Cycle
    • · Fundamentals of Product Quality Planning
    • · Phases of APQP
    • · Phase 1 – Plan & Define program
    • · Phase 2 – Product Design & Development
    • · Phase 3 – Process Design & Development
    • · Phase 4 – Product & Process Validation
    • · Phase 5 – Feedback, Assessment & Corrective action
    • · Inputs & outputs of each phase
    • Production Part Approval Process (PPAP)

    • · Introduction of PPAP & Purpose
    • · Significant production run
    • · Requirements for part approval
    • · Situations when,
    • · PPAP validation, customer notification &
    • · Submission required.
    • · PPAP submission levels
  • Topics

    • · FMEA Concept for understanding
    • · FMEA Team Formation and Management Commitment, Scope of FMEA
    • · New 7 Step Approach in FMEA
    • · FMEA requirement in IATF 16949:2016
    • · Understanding of Severity, Occurrence & Detection Rankings
    • · Action Priority & Risk Optimization (AP table)
    • · Risk Documentation
    • · Process FMEA Example & Design FMEA Example
  • Topics

    • · Basic concepts & definitions
    • · MSA Requirement in IATF 16949:2016
    • · Statistical properties of Measurement systems
    • · Preparation for a Measurement Study
    • · Bias Study
    • · Linearity Study
    • · Stability Study
    • · Gauge Repeatability & Reproducibility Study
    • · Attribute MSA – Kappa Method
  • Topics

    • · Basic Definitions
    • · Process Control, Common & Special Cause
    • · Process Control & Process Capability
    • · Process Improvement Cycle
    • · Effective use & benefit of control chart
    • · SPC Requirement in IATF 16949
    • · Basics, Elements and Mechanics of Control Charts
    • · Elements and mechanics of control charts
    • · Variable control charts
    • · Attribute control charts
    • · Process Capability Improvement

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the need for Core Tools Training and Certification?

Training and Certification in Core Tools ensure that organizations can fulfill the demands of their customers by meeting the International Standards of quality set by the AIAG. Organizations hire trained and qualified professionals who will help them achieve the organizational objectives using the quality core tools without fail.

What are the eligibility criteria for registering for the Core Tools Training Course?

There are no defined eligibility criteria for registering for the Core Tools Training Course. Any professional who is interested in building their career in the quality management sector can register for this course.

What are the objectives of the Core Tools Training Course?

The objectives of the Core Tools Training Course are as follows:

  • To gain an in-depth understanding of the Automotive Quality Core Tools
  • Understanding the importance of APQP, PPAP, FMEA, SPC, and MSA
  • Improve the quality of the production process and sustain it in the long run
  • Add value to the quality improvement process of the organization

Who should register for our Core Tools Training in Bermuda?

Listed below are some of the quality management professionals who should register for our Core Tools Training in Bermuda:

  • Quality Assurance Engineers
  • IATF Internal or Second Party Auditors
  • Design Engineers
  • Supply Chain Personnel
  • Process Engineers
  • Production Personnel

What is the procedure to get a Core Tool Practitioner Certificate in Bermuda?

  • Candidates have to enroll in Certified Core Tool Practitioner Training in Bermuda
  • offered by Unichrone.
  • Attend the interactive three-day training program in Bermuda.
  • Pass the exam conducted at the end of training and attain Core Tool Practitioner Certificate.

What are the APQP core tool phases that are covered in the Certified Core Tool Practitioner Training?

Certified Core Tool Practitioner Training covers five phases of AQPQ core tool

  • Plan and Define Program
  • Product Design and Development
  • Process Design and Development
  • Product and Process Validation
  • Feedback, Assessment, and Corrective action

Will I gain practical skills from Certified Core Tool Practitioner Training?

Yes, candidates will gain practical skills to utilize and implement five core tools in an organization to improve their quality management.

Who conducts the Certified Core Tools Practitioner Examination in Bermuda and when?

The Certified Core Tools Practitioner Examination is conducted by Unichrone at the end of the 3-day Core Tools Training Course in Bermuda.

What is the examination format for earning the Core Tools Certification?

To earn the Core Tools Certificate, candidates must attend the 75 minutes examination containing multiple-choice questions carrying 50 marks in total. They need to score at least 60% to pass the examination.

Is it possible to retake the Core Tool Practitioner Exam?

Yes, Candidates can retake the Core Tool Practitioner Exam until they achieve a passing score, but for every attempt, they must pay an additional exam fee.

When will I get my Core Tool Practitioner Exam result in Bermuda?

Candidates will get their Core Tool Practitioner Exam results in Bermuda within a week of attempting the exam. They will get an email from Unichrone stating their exam results.

Is there any defined passing score for the Core Tool Practitioner Exam in Bermuda?

Candidates must score 60% of the total score to pass the Core Tool Practitioner Exam. They will receive their certificate only after passing the exam.

What study material should I refer to while preparing for the Core Tool Practitioner Exam?

Candidates preparing for the Core Tool Practitioner Exam can refer to the Core Tool manual and study materials provided by Unichrone to get a good score in the exam.

What certifications will be provided after the completion of the Core Tools Training in Bermuda?

After the successful assessment and completion of the Core Tools Training in Bermuda, candidates will receive a globally recognized certificate that will validate their knowledge and skills in the application of core tools.

What are the Five Core Tools?

The Five Core Tools are - APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning), PPAP (Product Part Approval Process), FMEA (Failure Mode and Effect Analysis), SPC (Statistical Process Control), and MSA (Measurement Systems Analysis).

What is the importance of the Core Tools in Quality Management?

Quality Core Tools are the standards of the quality management system. They are important to ensure that “quality” is maintained and delivered to the customers in a timely manner and without any problem.

Which industries require trained and Certified Core Tools Practitioners?

Automotive, Aerospace, Defense, Pharmaceuticals, Medical, and Manufacturing Industries are some of the top industries that require and hire trained Certified Core Tools Practitioners.

What is the salary of a Certified Core Tool Practitioner?

Certified Core Tool Practitioner salaries range between USD 104,000 and USD 156,000 annually.

What career path can I pursue as a Certified Core Tool Practitioner in Bermuda?

Certified Core Tool Practitioner can pursue a career as Program Manager, Project Manager, Design Engineer, or Supply Chain Manager across diverse industries.

What are the benefits of getting a Core Tool Practitioner Certificate?

  • Develop a deeper understanding of Automotive Quality Core Tools
  • Obtain practical knowledge about implementing Core Tools in an organization
  • Certificate of global recognition
  • Diverse employment opportunities
  • Salary hike

When will I get my Core Tool Practitioner Certificate in Bermuda?

Candidates will receive their internationally recognized Core Tool Practitioner Certificate in Bermuda, a week after clearing the exam.

Why does an organization need a Certified Core Tool Practitioner in Bermuda?

Organization need Certified Core Tool Practitioners to identify risk, eliminate risk and regulate the business process. In addition, assuring product quality and timely delivery, as well as managing the entire supply chain.

What are the objectives of core tools?

  • Identify errors before they impact the business process
  • Provide high-quality products to meet the demand of customers
  • Develop fast and more reliable processes to deliver products on time.

What are the firms that employ Core Tool Practitioners in Bermuda?

Firms like Ford, BAE Systems, Boeing, General Motors, Honda, Nissan, Caterpillar Inc, John Deere, Tesla, Toyota, Volkswagen employ Core Tool Practitioners to assist them in refining their business activities.

Core Tools Examination Procedure

PREPARE

Attend intense 3 day Core Tools Training offered by Unichrone. Fulfil all the requirements before the examination.

APPLY

Apply for the Core Tools Exam, conducted by Unichrone. Choose the suitable date for the exam.

ACQUIRE

Become a Certified Core Tools Practitioner after clearing the exam. You will receive an email confirming the status.

What our customers say

Kenneth Beard

Project Manager

Very engaging course with real world context and wonderful examples. Helped to expand my knowledge as a direct result of it.

Tom Eeartman

Head-Supplier Management

Super awesome faculty! The best part of the training was lots of real time case studies and interactive sessions. Learnt many new concepts.

Pavit Kenth

Technical Director MCI Ltd

Interesting, Focused, Real life case studies. The material was a comprehensive presentation of Lean principles and Six Sigma.

Saad Alsheddi

Head Of Operations

Really interesting, a lot of knowledge about processes, in many areas and departments, helped to understand the subjects easily.

Jernej Hercog

Manager-Engineering Services

I opted for Instructor led Online Session. The training was very well executed. It was awesome and exceeded my expectations.

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Faculty and Mentors

Our certified and highly experienced trainers are handpicked from various industries to assist aspirants with practical insights into the field, thereby providing a comprehensive understanding of fundamentals and complex terminologies

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Instructors

20+

Minimum Experience

100+

Session Expertise

Our Certified Core Tools Practitioner Training Course is a 3-day training and certification course available across all major cities in Bermuda.

This Core Tools Training Course is available in the live online classroom sessions as well as in the traditional group classroom format.

Candidates with proper preparation and dedication can easily pass the Core Tool Practitioner Exam. However, candidates can enroll in Core Tool Practitioner training provided by Unichrone in Bermuda to get deeper knowledge and guidance to pass the exam.

Core Tool Practitioners categorize Core Tool FMEA risk analysis into three: severity, occurrence, and detection.

The five parameters of Measurement System Analysis (MSA) are Bias, Linearity, Stability, Repeatability, and Reproducibility.

The cost of the Certified Core Tools Practitioner Exam is included in the course fee.

This Certified Core Tools Practitioner credential does not require renewal as it has lifetime validity.

Statistical Process Control (SPC) is a statistical method used by Core Tool Practitioners to monitor the manufacturing process to ensure quality control in an organization. The practitioner collects and analyzes data of the process to measure the performance of the product.

APQP is a tool that practitioners use to define, design, and develop products that meet the demands of the customers. On the other hand, PPAP is an output of APQP that assists practitioners in better understanding the requirements of manufacturers and suppliers.

Core Tool Practitioner should refer to the 2nd edition of the APQP manual for guidelines on implementing APQP as per the customer requirements.

Conduct

Effective quality control

Core Tools or Automotive Quality Core Tools are effective in conducting controlled quality development. Use our Certified Core Tools Practitioner Training and Certification Course to gain knowledge and skills in these tools which will help quality management professionals.

Prospect

Improve your credibility

Certified Core Tools Practitioners in Bermuda can use our training and certification course in Core Tools to improve their credibility and enhance their job prospects. Learn the concept of quality control and pick up skills to use in practice to improve the quality standards of products and services of your organization.

Gain

Learn about Core Tools

Our Core Tools Training Course provides an in-depth understanding of the five Core Tools of Quality. Learn about them and gain insights into the quality management industry’s best practices and latest industry trends.

Validate

Justify your knowledge in Core Tools

With our industry-recognized certification in Core Tools, you can validate your knowledge and skills in quality control methods. Distinguish yourself from the rest of the quality management professionals by becoming Certified Core Tools Practitioners.

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Why Is Attaining Core Tools Practitioner Certification in Bermuda Necessary?

Core tools need to be exercised for aligning the quality management measures with the regulatory standards of IATF 16949. Five tools are present and knowledge of each of them is reflected through Certified Core Tools Practitioner Certification. These are, SPC, MSA, APQP, FMEA, and PPAP.

What is the Significance of the Core Tools Practitioner Certification?

Aspirants obtain the Core Tools Practitioner Certification in Bermuda after achieving success at the exam. This certification makes individuals catch the attention of recruiters through their potential in core tools implementation. Here are the advantages of possessing the credentials:

  • Certified individuals are responsible for meeting or even surpassing consumer expectations in terms of service/product quality.
  • They ensure a sustainable volume of production and timely delivery.
  • Core Tools Practitioner Certification empowers an individual to approach process and product design in a systematic way. Certified professionals establish communication between design communities and suppliers.
  • Their ability to investigate the mistakes of previous projects and learn from them is valued by organizations. They draw assumptions of future risks from past errors and plan the production phases accordingly.
  • They teach the employees to involve consumer feedback while establishing the design and quality goals.
  • Technical risks are identified at the initial stages much before they can lead to wastage of production time or raw materials.
  • Having attained all the quality management skills in pursuing the certification, individuals gain access to diverse industries. This helps them build a versatile career with satisfying remuneration.
  • Their dream of being employed in overseas/ reputed enterprises gets materialized too.
  • These certified professionals become assets to their employer organizations and earn much recognition. The certification widens their scope of employment without any need to look back.
  • A certified individual adds value to an organization by filling every possible gap through prior inspection.

Why Should One Undergo Certified Core Tools Practitioner Training?

Certified Core Tools Practitioner Training in Bermuda is the foremost step to earning the certification. Besides, a host of skills are gathered by an aspirant during this phase.

Streamlined Communication

Logistics and supply chain size varies from one industry to another depending on the complexity of manufacturing. This calls for transparency at each level of resource procurement by flawless communication with suppliers. Core Tools Practitioner Training equips a candidate with this flexibility that is required by several industries like healthcare.

Consumer-Oriented Approach

Core Tools Practitioner Training makes an individual more thoughtful about the product’s or service's end-users. Knowledge of APQP makes them adept in designing both the product and manufacturing procedures from the consumer’s perspective. This quality in trained individuals is sought after by pharmaceutical and other industries, as well.

Failure Assessment

A candidate becomes familiar with the FMEA tool during training sessions. Trained individuals ensure that design failures are sorted out at minor stages. Or else, the company may end up facing a severe loss of market reputation. Besides, unwanted expenses would be incurred in re-creating the product. To keep off from these troubles, industries like automobiles or aerospace recruit these professionals.

Functional Accuracy

MSA is a significant quality core tool to be utilized by manufacturing sectors related to devices’ production like medical equipment. Errors in calibration procedures could render an instrument useless. Trained individuals use their expertise in statistical analysis to perfect a product’s measurement mechanism as per its utility requirements.

Process Improvement

Certified Core Tools Practitioner Training in Bermuda teaches quality assessment through tangible data. There can be no better proof of process performance measurement. SPC is one such core tool that involves statistical methods for documenting the outputs at every stage of manufacturing. Trained individuals are capable of making the progress in manufacturing visible to all departments of an enterprise. This allows individuals and departments to help each other out instead of blaming.

What are the Core Tools Used in Quality Management?

Here is a brief summary of the 5 Core Tools of Quality Management to comply with IATF 16949 regulations.

  • FMEA - The system of identifying failure modes and their results. Causes of failure are analyzed by aligning them with relevant technical risks. Then steps are decided for mitigating the particular risk.
  • MSA- This is the means of removing excess variations from the measurement systems, including calibration.
  • SPC- It is a quality management methodology that uses basic statistical principles for ensuring stability within a process.
  • PPAP- Extensively followed by the QMS in aerospace and automotive industries, this tool focuses on documentation. It exhibits the efficacy of documenting the details of every procedure from start to end.

To gain command over these tools, candidates must undergo Certified Core Tools Practitioner Training. This training is worth the time and patience invested in it and can work wonders if taken up with dedication.

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