July 10, 2013, Frederick, MD A2LA will offer a series of training courses related to ISO/IEC 17025 in Charlotte, NC from November 18-22, 2013 at the Renaissance Charlotte SouthPark Hotel. The courses offered during this week will include, ³Introduction to Measurement Uncertainty,² ³ISO/IEC 17025 and Accreditation,² and ³Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action.²
³Introduction to Measurement Uncertainty² will cover a basic application of The Guide to the Expression of Uncertainty in Measurement (GUM) and will be offered November 18-19. November 20-21 will feature the introductory class, ³ISO/IEC 17025 and Accreditation,² which provides attendees an overview of the international standard and how it applies to testing and calibration laboratories. The final class, ³Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action,² will be held on November 22, 2013. This course provides attendees with an in-depth understanding of how to analyze a system in order to identify the root causes of problems and prevent them from recurring. These classes work together to create a firm foundation of knowledge for any laboratory professional working towards implementing ISO/IEC 17025.
For more information on this course and others, contact Julie Collins, A2LA Training and Membership Manager, at jcollins@A2LA.org or 301.644.3235.
A2LA is a non-profit, multi-discipline accreditation body with over 30 years of experience providing internationally-recognized accreditation services and quality training. A2LA¹s world-class accreditation services encompass testing and calibration laboratories, medical testing laboratories, inspection bodies, proficiency testing providers, reference material producers and product certification bodies. Organizations are accredited to international standards and field-specific requirements developed with government and industry collaboration. A2LA offers both public and private on-site training programs to complement the various accreditation programs.