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  • Date posted: February 10, 2017

    UKAS will presenting at the forthcoming Chief Scientific Officers Annual Event hosted by Professor Sue Hill, Chief Scientific Officer for England and Vivienne Parry, Science Broadcaster. The event will be held on 6 - 7 March 2017 at the Crick Institute in London.During this 2 day Conference there will be ...

     

  • Date posted: February 8, 2017

    June 9th 2017 marks World Accreditation Day (#WAD2017), a global initiative established by ILAC and IAF to promote the value of accreditation. This year’s theme focuses on how accreditation delivers confidence in construction and the built environment. The Chairs of both organisations have released a joint statement to introduce the ...

     

  • Date posted: February 8, 2017

    Eurochem, supported by ILAC, is hosting a workshop on Proficiency Testing in Analytical Chemistry, Microbiology and Laboratory Medicine in October in Portorož, Slovenia.The main topics will include:The importance of interpretative PT schemesChanges to PTs in developing countries over the last ten yearsTraditional vs virtual PT itemsImplementing ISO/IEC 17043 for sampling ...

     

  • Date posted: February 7, 2017

    The latest edition of IAF News has been published. It contains updates on the latest publications, an update on the progress made in the IAF strategic plan, and the latest developments from the Technical Committee.To subscribe to automatically receive future editions, add your email address here.  

     

  • Date posted: February 7, 2017

    The 25th RCR Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) is taking place on the 11 - 13 September at the ACC Liverpool.  This is a national conference providing high quality education and leading edge research presentations on radiology and oncology. UKAS will be attending the Conference and will be promoting the uptake of ...

     

  • Date posted: February 6, 2017

           UKAS will be attending UKRC 2017, the main diagnostic imaging event in the UK. UKAS will be promoting the uptake of ISAS accreditation at the event. The 2017 Congress will take place between 12 – 14 June 2017 at the Manchester  Central Convention Complex. UKAS has been licensed by The Royal College of Radiologists ...

     

  • Date posted: February 6, 2017

      UKAS will be exhibiting at the forthcoming BAA England Heads of Service Day on March 15th 2017 at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Birmingham. So do come along and talk to us about the Improving Quality in Physiological Services (IQIPS) programme.UKAS has been licensed by The Royal College of ...

     

  • Date posted: February 3, 2017

    Capita Gas Compliance Services (CGCS) is the first organisation to have been accredited to the Gas Safety Certification Scheme. The scheme will serve as a benchmark of best practice for Gas Safe registered businesses and confirms the legal gas safety standards are met.This accredited certification scheme, recognised by public and ...

     

  • Date posted: January 23, 2017

    A new publication titled “Good practices: Experience in the Market Surveillance of ISO 9001 quality management systems” has been released by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).The report presents the lessons learnt and good practices in applying Market Surveillance methodology to monitor the effectiveness of ISO 9001 certification in ...

     

  • Date posted: January 19, 2017

    UKAS will exhibit at the Association for Respiratory Technology & Physiology (ARTP) National Conference in 2017 to promote IQIPS accreditation for respiratory and sleep services.  The ARPT is the body that oversees standards of training and quality assurance, are the professional guardians of physiological measurement issues in respiratory medicine in ...