NEW – Advanced Measurement Uncertainty Skills (EMU 301)

This course rounds out the A2LA Measurement Uncertainty Expert training track. During this two-day course, the participant will complete their study and application of advanced Measurement Uncertainty concepts and estimation techniques. The participant will use advanced quality tools such as MSA, SPC, and sampling to evaluate uncertainties.

 

Prerequisites


1.    (EMU 201 or EMU 202) Applied Measurement Uncertainty
2.    Basic experience using statistics to create measurement uncertainty estimates
3.    Understanding of the BIPM Guide to the Expression of Uncertainty in Measurement (“the GUM”)
4.    Proficiency in Microsoft Excel spreadsheet use

EQUIPMENT NEEDED:

The participant will need to bring a laptop computer with Microsoft Excel or similar spreadsheet installed.

 

Learning Outcomes

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

1.    List and define the contributors for measurement uncertainty evaluations;
2.    Discuss when qualitative or quantitative uncertainties are required;
3.    Determine how contributors are considered for inclusion in the uncertainty budget;
4.    Evaluate an Uncertainty Budget for proper content; and
5.    Based upon the magnitudes of the contributions, identify opportunities for uncertainty mitigation

 

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

March 28, 2018 – March 29, 2018
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

May 10, 2018 – May 11, 2018
Dallas , TX
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

August 9, 2018 – August 10, 2018
Denver, CO
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

September 20, 2018 – September 21, 2018
Chicago , IL
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

October 2, 2018 – October 3, 2018
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

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

December 13, 2018
San Francisco, CA
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.