Auditing Your Laboratory to ISO/IEC 17025:2017 (AUD 102)

This course will introduce participants to ISO/IEC 19011, the guideline for auditing management systems as applied to ISO/IEC 17025:2017.  The participant will learn about auditing principles and develop skills for performing higher-value internal audits. The course includes hands-on exercises for planning, establishing, implementing and maintaining an audit program, and also focuses on developing auditing methods, questioning techniques, and record-sampling.

Prerequisites

Must have an understanding of the full context of the ISO/IEC 17025:2017 standard, either via A2LA training courses or experience operating and/or auditing a laboratory conforming to ISO/IEC 17025:2017 requirements

Learning Outcomes

After successful completion of the course, the participant will be able to: 

1. Apply the guidance in ISO/IEC 19011 to construct an effective audit program and plan;
2. Relate the benefits and drawbacks of various types of audit plans and methods;
3. Evaluate sample audit findings and relate them to ISO/IEC 17025 requirements in order to plan additional investigation avenues;
4. Review sample management system documents and records to determine conformity with requirements;
5. Practice the interpersonal skills needed to effectively gather information;
6. Assemble, present, and defend clear audit findings based on presented scenarios

CEUs Awarded

1.4 CEUs Awarded*

Reference

Attendees must bring their own copy of ISO/IEC 17025:2017 - exercises will focus on requirements present in the standard, and a copy will not be provided.

 

*American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU.

Contact

Training

June 26, 2019 – June 27, 2019
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

June 26, 2019 – June 27, 2019
MicroTek - Detroit
14115 Farmington Road
Livonia, MI 48154
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Phone: 8002079620

Additional Location Info:

Hotel information: https://www.mclabs.com/room-rentals/microtek-detroit/

July 23, 2019 – July 24, 2019
Microtek - Livonia
14115 Farmington Road
Livonia , MI 48154
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Additional Location Info:

Hotel information: https://www.mclabs.com/room-rentals/microtek-detroit/

July 24, 2019 – July 25, 2019
MicroTek - Houston
11490 Westheimer Road Suite 600
Houston, TX 77077
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Additional Location Info:

Hotel Information: https://www.mclabs.com/room-rentals/microtek-houston/

August 7, 2019 – August 8, 2019
University Center of Lake County
1200 University Center drive
Grayslake , IL 60030
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

August 28, 2019 – August 29, 2019
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

October 3, 2019 – October 4, 2019
University Center of Lake County
1200 University Center drive
Grayslake, IL 60030
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

October 17, 2019 – October 18, 2019
MicroTek - Charlotte
5200 77 Center Drive, Suite 200A
Charlotte, NC 28217
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Phone: 7045232226

Additional Location Info:

Hotel information: https://www.mclabs.com/room-rentals/microtek-charlotte/

October 23, 2019 – October 24, 2019
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

October 30, 2019 – October 31, 2019
MicroTek - Portland
15495 SW Sequoia Pkwy, Suite 100
Portland, OR 97224
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Additional Location Info:

Hotel information: https://www.mclabs.com/node/5336/

November 7, 2019 – November 8, 2019
Residence Inn Las Vegas Hughes Center
370 Hughes Center Dr.
Las Vegas , NV 89169
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

November 14, 2019 – November 15, 2019
New Horizons - Miami
7757 W Flagler St, Suite 200
Miami , FL 33144
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

December 11, 2019 – December 12, 2019
Residence Inn Las Vegas Huges Center
370 Hughes Center Dr.
Las Vegas , NV 89169
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

PLEASE NOTE: Registration for public training courses will close 7 days prior to the start date.
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