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Preparation for Laboratory Accreditation

1 day course

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The course is aimed at laboratory management and personnel of non-accredited laboratories, and laboratories with ISO 9001 certification, who are considering or who would like to know more about accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025.

What are the benefits?

This course provides laboratories with an overview of the concept of accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025.

The course covers the key aspects associated with the accreditation process and provides laboratory personnel preparing for accreditation and initial assessment with important information regarding ISO/IEC 17025.

Meet the trainers

This course is delivered by: 

Frank Smith
Frank is a Building Surveyor by profession and within UKAS has the role of Operations Support Manager. He has been with UKAS for 10 years, originally as an Assessment Manager and latterly responsible for monitoring UKAS assessors to maintain their ongoing authorisations. He also provides occasional emergency cover and conducts internal audits. Prior to joining UKAS he worked as a Quality Manager in an accredited Inspection Body responsible for management, internal audit of the ISO/IEC 17020 management system and technical management of a team of asbestos surveyors. As a UKAS Assessment Manager Frank conducted assessments largely in the disciplines of asbestos testing and inspection, including as a Technical Assessor. Frank is an avid Watford FC fan and goes to most games.

This course is run based on demand. If you would like to register your interest for a place on the next course, please email training@ukas.com and a member of the UKAS Academy team will be in touch.

Details

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Discounts

The fees shown in each of the individual programmes are subject to the following discounts for multiple bookings on the same course:

– Second delegate (5% discount) 
– Third delegate (8% discount)
– Fourth and subsequent delegates (10% discount)
 

Who should attend?

Laboratory management and personnel of non-accredited laboratories, and laboratories with ISO 9001 certification, who are considering or who would like to know more about accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025.