Core Tools Key Terms

Download the Core Tools Key Terms!

Planning to take the Core Tools Self Assessment? These terms will help fill your Core Tools knowledge gaps.

The Core Tools Self Assessment was created by AIAG to better prepare automakers and suppliers to use the Core Tools processes (e.g. APQP, SPC, FMEA, PPAP, MSA etc.). Understanding these processes is becoming a requirement for the industry and AIAG wants to ensure that you are prepared.

This key terms document will help you:

  • Better understand the terms on the Self Assessment.
  • Apply these terms when working in different aspects of Core Tools.
  • Better implement the various Core Tools processes.
  • Communicate more effectively with your Quality team.