ISO/IEC 17025 Foundation

Duration : 2 Days (16 Hours)

ISO/IEC 17025 Foundation Course Overview

ISO/IEC 17025 is the leading global standard that outlines the general requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories, ensuring their ability to generate precise and accurate test and calibration data. This certification comprises two key sections: the first focuses on management requirements to ensure the efficiency and effectiveness of the laboratory’s quality management system, while the second specifies technical requirements for competency. Industries worldwide rely on this certification to guarantee the reliability of their laboratories and the accuracy of testing data, with many regulators and suppliers mandating its implementation for their testing and calibration needs. By adhering to ISO/IEC 17025, organizations demonstrate their commitment to providing trustworthy and high-quality services, bolstering customer confidence and fostering credibility in the market.

Intended Audience

  • Laboratory management and technical staff
  • Professionals seeking to gain a comprehensive understanding of ISO/IEC 17025
  • Individuals aiming to pursue a career in laboratory quality management
  • Laboratory auditors looking to improve their auditing skills
  • Quality managers and consultants
  • Organizations willing to implement ISO/IEC 17025 and manage laboratory compliance.

Learning Objectives of ISO/IEC 17025 Foundation

The main learning objectives of the ISO/IEC 17025 foundation course are as follows:

  • Gain a basic understanding of the concepts, requirements, and benefits of ISO/IEC 17025.
  • Learn about the application of the standard and how it regulates operational procedures in testing and calibration laboratories.
  • Acquire knowledge about the principles of quality management, effective process control techniques, and uncertainty definition.
  • Understand how to implement and manage the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025, ensuring continual improvement in laboratory operations.
  • Develop internal auditing skills to assess laboratory competency and identify areas for enhancement.

By achieving these learning outcomes, participants will be well-equipped to apply ISO/IEC 17025 principles in their respective laboratories, ensuring compliance with the standard’s requirements, and enhancing the overall quality and competence of their testing and calibration services. The course enables participants to play a crucial role in fostering continual improvement, meeting regulatory requirements, and bolstering the credibility of their laboratories in the industry.

Day 1: Introduction to Laboratory Management System (LMS) concepts as required by ISO/IEC 17025  
Day 2: Laboratory Management System requirements and Certificate Exam  

ISO/IEC 17025 Foundation Course Prerequisites:

• Basic understanding of ISO/IEC 17025 requirements
• Knowledge of the operations of a testing or calibration laboratory
• Awareness of the Standard’s implications for laboratory processes
• Some experience in working with quality management systems.

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