Understanding AS9100C

This 2-day course examines the requirements of AS9100 and the background and intent that affect how AS9100 is implemented. The course includes a clause by clause review of the standard.

Length:  2 days     Prerequisites:  None

Learning Objectives

  • Demonstrate an understanding of how the implementation of the Process Approach has affected AS9100C
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the purpose and intent of the AS9100C standard through a clause by clause review
  • Apply each of the standard’s clauses
  • Develop and utilize Turtle Diagrams

Plexus Learning Model

Learning is maximized through participation. That is why Plexus training avoids lecture-based teaching and focuses on group activities, case studies and hands-on applications. Learn by doing.

Who Should Attend

  • Any member of an AS9100C implementation team
  • Representatives from key functional groups involved in an organization’s quality management system
  • Trainers who want a simple, effective method of explaining AS9100 to employees


Plexus Master Trainers. Plexus Master Trainers train and evaluate:

  • ISO 9001:2008, ISO/TS 16949:2009, AS9100, ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management Systems, FSSC 22000:2005 Food Safety, ISO 9001:2008 for Healthcare and ISO 13485:2003 for Medical Devices.
  • Plexus trains 3rd party auditors and wrote the materials used to certify all of them


Day 1

  • Process Approach
  • Process Identification: Customer Oriented Processes, Support Processes, and Management Processes
  • Customer Oriented Process Analysis
  • Management Process Analysis
  • Understanding the AS9100 Standard

Day 2

  • Understanding AS9100 Standard
  • Closure Activities