"Reliable Results Through Recognized Accreditation"



ISO/IEC 17025 Training 

August 14-15, 2017, 8:30am - 5pm

Cost:  NACLA member $695*, non-NACLA member $795*
*Includes $100 Early Bird Discount if registered and paid in full by July 13, 2017

CMEC Training Center

2779 Apopka Boulevard

Apopka, FL 32703  (Orlando area)


This 2-day Internal Auditing to ISO/IEC 17025 training course prepares lead and team auditors to clearly understand audit-related technical systems and issues. Successful participants learn to coordinate a quality management system audit to ISO/IEC 17025:2005, collect audit evidence and document observations, using proven techniques for effective questioning and listening.  The course also covers assessment techniques used to assess technical competence, understanding Accreditation Body requirements and improving the laboratory with the standard.

Who Should Attend

Perfect for laboratory managers, technical staff, consultants, and auditors of all types who want or need to learn better audit practices and an appreciation for the technical demands of ISO/IEC 17025.  Successful participants earn 2.0 CEU credits.

Learning Objectives

    • Review all elements of ISO/IEC 17025:2005 and its specific requirements
    • Understand the basics of a continual improvement process and internal audit cycle
    • Develop an understanding of the technical systems and issues of an accredited laboratory
    • Conduct an audit, including interviews, recording observations, documenting findings, preparing the audit report and conducting a closing meeting

    Detailed Course Description

    A traditional expert-led classroom experience, this course addresses accreditor findings of weak technical understanding among internal auditors of laboratories for ISO/IEC 17025. Its comprehensive curriculum includes key accreditation items such as uncertainties, metrological traceability, proficiency testing, and technical method validation, all offered in a classroom setting for the highest level of instructor/student interaction.  To view a detailed course outline, click here.


    All attendees MUST bring a copy of the ISO/IEC 17025:2005 standard to this training course. You can purchase a copy of this standard from ASQ (item #T804). Student manual and handouts will be provided.