ISO/IEC 17025:2017 for Cannabis Testing Laboratories (MS 113)

Throughout this course participants from the cannabis industry, from growers to regulators to testing laboratories, will learn how and why the new ISO/IEC 17025:2017 standard applies to them and how accreditation improves the visibility, creditability, and safety of the cannabis industry. This course will be presented for the benefit of all industry stakeholders, however there is direct reference as to how the Standard applies to accredited cannabis-testing facilities.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course. 

Learning Outcomes

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

1.    Describe the process based approach to the Standard;
2.    Explain new concepts such as Risk Identification and Mitigation, Validation and Verification of Measurement Equipment, the PDCA Cycle, Decision Rules, and Principles of Impartiality;
3.    Identify areas of Risk as well as Opportunities for Improvement;
4.    List the areas where Documents and Records are required under the new Standard; and
5.    Implement actionable clauses

 

CEUs Awarded

1.6 CEUs Awarded*

 

*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 Services
301-644-3235
Training@A2LA.org

Training

July 11, 2018 – July 12, 2018
Chicago , IL
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

September 10, 2018 – September 11, 2018
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

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If you would like the A2LA corporate rate when booking your stay please contact asmith@a2la.org.

September 25, 2018 – September 26, 2018
Seattle , WA
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

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Venue to be announced.

November 13, 2018 – November 14, 2018
Las Vegas , NV
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

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Venue to be announced.

December 13, 2018 – December 14, 2018
Tampa Bay , FL
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

December 13, 2018 – December 14, 2018
Tampa Bay , FL
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

PLEASE NOTE: A2LA can offer on-site training at your facility. For additional information about this option, please contact Training Services, at 301-644-3235 or Training@A2LA.org.