Preparation Course for Calibration Laboratories

cover PREP 2016 BAC websiteCourse Description: This course has been designed to assist calibration laboratory personnel to prepare for ASCLD/LAB-International. ISO 17025:2005 and ASCLD/LAB-International Supplemental Requirements for Calibration Labs will be reviewed and preparation exercises will be provided. This program will serve to provide the attendees with a better understanding of the types of planning and activities which may be considered in order to prepare for the formal application and external assessment process. This program is designed to supplement internal management practices which a laboratory should have in place to support ASCLD/LAB-International preparation activities. An attendance certificate will be mailed to the student.

Fee structure: The cost of the course is $425 per student (course based in United States, additional charges may apply for courses outside the United States). This fee will cover the cost of registration, all course materials (including a take home copy of ISO 17025:2005), training workshops, and attendance certificates. Attendees will be responsible for any travel, lodging and meal expenses. Lunches and breaks will be “on your own” and are not included in the fee.

Class size:  A minimum of 12 students, and a maximum of 36 students.

Payment: ASCLD/LAB accepts payment by credit card, check or purchase orders. Tax is not charged for course registration fees. Payment should be received by ASCLD/LAB prior to the class.

Teaching site: The training location address and logistical information will be provided to registered students. Depending on the location either a block of rooms will be set aside or a list of suggested local lodging will be provided for long distance students.

Course structure: The course will run from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm for each of the first two days and from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on the third day. One hour will be provided for lunch each day. Intermittent breaks will be provided to ensure student comfort. The course is provided in English. Special arrangements for second language and disability requirements (hearing/sight) are the financial responsibility of the student or their employer, and should be conveyed to the instructor prior to the course. Some materials can be made available in large print at no additional cost.

Instructor contact:
Anja Einseln, Senior Instructional Designer

Registration and Billing Information:
Amy Moore, Program Assistant

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Location Date Status
Alexandria, VA*
(in conjunction with the Assessor Training Course for Breath Alcohol Calibration Labs)
August 28-30, 2017 Registration Deadline August 4th
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