PSCR - Product Safety & Conformity Representative (VDA QMC ID 503)

Two-day training

Live Online Training - 08-06-2022 & 09-06-2022

Hasselt - 27-09-2022 & 28-09-2022

Live Online Training - 06-12-2022 & 07-12-2022

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Prior knowledge is required

The role and responsibilities of the Product Safety & Conformity Representative (PSCR)

Every organisation within the automotive supply chain is obliged to ensure its product safety and conformity. To this end, in the respective countries and regions current legal statutes on product integrity must be observed, also the justifiable safety expectations of the general public must be fulfilled. With products conspicuously ”unsafe” in the market, or whose conformity to legal requirements is questionable, those Product Safety & Conformity Representative are obliged to initiate the necessary actions.

In order to be aware of and to understand the many demands addressed to a product safety representative, comprehensive information and qualification is necessary.

This two-day qualification it is specifically geared to the requirements in the participants’ daily work practice. The central topics of product integrity are explored, and the competence as product safety representative is developed in the scope of five modules.



The focus is on the communication of expert knowledge that enables the future Product Safety & Conformity Representatives to handle their everyday work more professionally and in a more targeted fashion as prospective or existing PSCR.

The responsibilities in the whole supply chain from development through manufacture and use up to the end of intended use are dealt with. 


Concept and Methods

During this PSCR training, technical lectures and exercises alternate in order to support the transfer of the topics into the participants’ own work practice with a particular focus on exchanging experiences between participants and the VDA QMC trainer.

After an introduction to the topic the organisation of product integrity, product integrity in the product life cycle, guidance for product nonconformities and examples for tools and methods are discussed.

Module 1: the reasons of the necessity of a PSR?

  • Overview of the legislation
  • The technical rules recognized and state-of-the-art
  • In-depth study of regulatory requirements
  • The information sources on internet
  • The relevant norms of management systems

Module 2: the key elements of a risk control system, including results

  • Identifying these key elements
  • Updating the key documents
  • Detecting the key activities
  • Making the link

Module 3: the product safety management and product safety representative role

  • The management system of product safety
  • The key element of this system
  • Implementing the management activities of product safety
  • Roles, authorities and liabilities within the company to assume the product liability and security
  • Management of key features

Module 4: Lessons Learned classification of risks and activities to do

  • What is the Lessons Learned?
  • Gathering the data/information of the market
  • Evaluating and summarizing
  • Observing and informing
  • Risk classification (how to respond?)
  • Documentation (revaluation and report)
  • Applied exercise on a case study

Module 5: the requirements of Volkswagen related to the product safety representative

Additional course material

The spoken language and provided course material will be in English unless the group of participants consists of Dutch speakers only.



Target Audience

Automotive executives and personnel who are to be deployed as Product Safety and Conformity Representatives or who already hold that position.

Prerequisites for Attendance

  • A technical and / or business education is necessary as well as experience in automotive quality management, especially in complaints and recourse management. 
  • The participants should be qualified and experienced in the evaluation of technical product and process risks. See also: FMEA facilitator, VDA 6.3 process auditor, VDA 6.5 auditor
  • Be knowledgeable about the use of the organisation’s products, the state of the art as well as the requirements from relevant laws and customer requirements


Certificate of Qualification VDA QMC

After passing the test, the participants will receive a certificate of qualification VDA QMC. This PSCR certification is officially recognized by Volkswagen AG and BMW, among others.

This VDA QMC PSCR training also available als a Live Online Training

The live online PSCR training is much more than a typical webinar but closely aligns with our well-known classroom trainings. Still personal, practice-oriented and tailored to the participants. Now not physically side by side, but via MS Teams. The training program is tuned to a digital module where theory is clarified through exercises. The course content remains unchanged and you will receive your certificate afterwards. Get to know our Live Online Trainings

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Dagopleidingen duren 8u en gaan door van 9u tot 17u. Halve dagopleidingen duren 4u en kunnen doorgaan van 9u tot 13u of van 13u tot 17u.


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