With the approval of your products, you may place them on the market. But this does not end your obligation that arises from it. On the contrary – you go through the approval process only once. You must continuously prove that your products also meet the requirements in ongoing series production. The legislator gives you a lot of freedom regarding the type of tests as well as the frequency!

Learning Goal

In our CoP basic training course, we teach you all the important basics about the “Conformity of Production” procedures. Thus, this is an excellent training for all employees from development, homologation, CoP, supplier management and quality assurance.

After this training

  • where to find the legal basis for CoP and what it means for you and your products.
  • you know what requirements are placed on your quality management system so that you can successfully complete the initial assessment.
  • you can create a CoP control plan.
  • you are able to identify the CoP requirements for your product.
  • you can select the CoP samples according to the rules and protect them from manipulation.
  • know the requirements for internal and external laboratories for your CoP examinations.
  • Can you “read” test reports and write CoP reports.
  • you can identify deviations as such and initiate appropriate measures.

What awaits you

Focusing on the CoP requirements arising from the Framework Regulation (EU) 2018/858. Requirements of (EU) 167/2013 and (EU) 168/2013 are also taken into account.

As part of an in-house training, which we can offer from 4 participants, we set the focus of the content according to your needs and requirements.

Small quizzes, moderated discussion rounds and practical exercises facilitate the consolidation of the acquired knowledge.


  • Legal and regulatory basis for type approval
  • Legal and regulatory requirements for the procedures on CoP
  • CoP requirement according to UN (ECE) and (EU) 2018/858 and adjacent standards
  • CoP Duties Vehicle Manufacturers / Suppliers / Importers
  • The CoP control plan (in the approval process and in the CoP).
  • Initial assessment and CoP-Q
  • CoP-P and sampling
  • Laboratories
  • CoP Reports
  • Safeguard clauses and deviations to conformity

Group of participants

  • Specialists and managers from development and homologation and CoP
  • Quality assurance and quality management staff
  • Marketing and sales
  • Supply industry and service providers
  • Laboratories, Authorities and Technical Services

Formats and dates

Our basic CoP training is designed as a one-day training. In combination with our other training courses, you can create your own personal learning path and achieve the qualification you are aiming for in a targeted manner.

You may choose to attend our open events or in-house training.

For open events you can find the dates in our event calendar.

We organize in-house trainings according to your wishes – you choose the date and tell us the number of participants – from 4 to 300 participants we can offer you many options. You also determine the venue according to your needs – at your location, at our location, in a seminar hotel or online/hybrid.

You have the choice between German- / and English-language events.


You end the training with a learning success check. This serves on the one hand your own evaluation of the learning success, but also our internal quality management.

After completion of the event you will receive a certificate, as proof of the acquired qualification.

Request and booking

Please call us: 069/153 22 51 10 or send us an eMail to info@markhaacke.de.

We look forward to your participation in one of our trainings!