» ISO/IEC 17021-1: 2015 Awareness

ISO/IEC 17021-1: 2015 Awareness

2 day course

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This course aims to provide an appreciation of the principles and requirements of ISO/IEC 17021-1: 2015. It focuses on the output requirements for certification bodies.

A copy of BS EN ISO/IEC 17021-1: 2015 can be purchased and downloaded from the BSI Shop.

What are the benefits?

The course will enable delegates to gain a detailed knowledge of the standard and its application, especially the requirements for:

- Impartiality
- Competence processes
- The management system auditing process
- Reporting requirements
- Certification and ongoing monitoring
- Management system requirements

Please Note: Delegates of this course will be required to complete a pre-course exercise prior to attending.


Date Venue Fee
This course will run on a demand basis only, when we have 5 delegates registering an interest.
Please note that UKAS has taken the decision not to offer residential packages from 1st January 2018. Accommodation for courses after 1st January 2018 will be the responsibility of the delegate. There are a number of convenient hotels close to the UKAS office in Staines – Details of these hotels will be provided at the time that the delegate’s place is confirmed on the course.


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?

The course is aimed at those individuals, from certification and accreditation bodies, who are responsible for implementing/maintaining conformity with ISO/IEC 17021-1: 2015.  It will also benefit anyone who works for a management system certification body and is looking for a greater understanding of the requirements and application of the standard.