Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) Overview

Provided by: MEP Courses

Production Part Approval Process, or PPAP, is standardized process that helps manufacturers and suppliers communicate and approve production designs and processes before, during, and after manufacture. It is commonly used in the automotive and aerospace industries.

Course Objectives:

  • Define production part approval process (PPAP) and describe its purpose
  • List the benefits of PPAP
  • Describe the PPAP process and requirements.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for professionals in the Manufacturing field looking to: learn more about PPAP

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart Business


Purdue University MEP

Employee Type

Leadership, Change Leaders, Maintenance, 1st Level Supervisor, Operations Team

Method of Delivery

Face to Face

Estimated Effort

4 hours