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Be An Airbus Supplier (Module 2)

An Airbus course

An applied workshop allowing current or potential suppliers to deep dive into and practice the methods used by Airbus to assess and secure supply throughout an aircraft life cycle.

An award-winning course developed by AirBusiness Academy.

This follow up to Be An Airbus Supplier (Module 1) will anchor your knowledge and understanding of Airbus Supplier Requirements by allowing you to directly experiment with and practice the tools used by Airbus to secure the supply chain, notably the industrial process control assessment (IPCA+). You will become an actor within the method itself and leave the training with the necessary material to not only implement your knowledge within your company but to also change the mindset of your teams.


Who should attend?

  • Participants who have already attended the 'Be An Airbus Supplier (Module 1)' seminar
  • Airbus potential or existing Tier 1 and sub-Tier suppliers with operational responsibilities for core topics or those who have significant knowledge and understanding of the Airbus Supplier Requirements (ASR/GRAMS/GRESS)

How will I benefit?

  • Practice the Airbus processes used to secure supply
  • Verify your compliance with the Airbus Supplier requirements (ASR)
  • Identify the key interfaces and triggers that help Airbus make operational decisions
  • Boost your knowledge of the activities Airbus promotes in order to secure supply in a sustainable way
  • Exchange best practices with your peers and how best to collaborate with Airbus to meet your objectives
  • Be capable of implementing Airbus tools and best practices on the job
  • Become autonomous in the long run by having a clear vision of how to complete your own self-assessment
  • Be capable of driving a change of mindset within your company and know how to overcome resistance to the change
  • Share maturity levels and extend best practices through your company and on to your own suppliers
  • Become an actor in the harmonisation of industry standards by applying the Airbus methodology to assess your own suppliers


What does the course cover?

  • Airbus business context
  • Airbus supplier qualification processes
  • Airbus supplier assessment methods and monitoring practices namely Industrial Process Control Assessment (IPCA+)
  • Deep dive into Airbus supplier collaboration tools
  • Insight into Airbus supplier development strategies



  • Participation in Module 1 or secure knowledge of ASR/GRAMS/GRESS
  • IPCA+ Awareness - eLearning to be completed before the seminar


Please note that this course is in no way a guarantee for sourcing/Call for Tender activity for Airbus and its subsidiaries

Dates and venue:

  • 16 - 18 November - Airbus Leadership University, Toulouse

Course fee: €2 050 / $2 400

Early bird fee*: €1 640 / $1 920

(All prices excluding V.A.T)

For in-company solutions, please contact our Business team :


*Early bird pricing is applicable if booking is made 60 or more calendar days before the start of the course

Full payment must be received 4 weeks prior to the session unless training is funded by an OPCO (applicable to France only).

Cancellation Policy: We require four weeks written cancellation notice prior to the start of the course. After this period, we will charge cancellation fees as follows;
Two to four weeks prior to the start of the course = 50% cancellation fee. During the two weeks before the start of the course or in the case of a No-show = 100% of total amount will be charged. Please note that name changes are accepted at any time.

AirBusiness Academy reserves the right to cancel any course up to four weeks prior to course commencement. A full refund of the course fee can be provided upon written request. AirBusiness Academy will not be liable for any other expenses incurred by course participants (i.e. airfare or hotel charges)


Dates and venue
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    Airbus Leadership University, Toulouse
    16 November - 18 November 2021
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