The IATF Core Tools are a set of quality management tools that are recommended for use by organizations that are certified to the IATF 16949 standard. The IATF 16949 standard is a quality management standard that is specifically designed for the automotive industry, and the Core Tools are a set of tools that are intended to help organizations meet the requirements of the standard.
The IATF Core Tools include five main tools:
These tools are all considered essential for organizations that are certified to the IATF 16949 standard, as they provide a structured approach to quality management and help organizations to identify and address potential issues with their products and processes. By using the IATF Core Tools, organizations can improve the quality of their products and processes, and enhance their overall competitiveness in the automotive industry.