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Understanding ISO/IEC 17025:2017 for Testing & Calibration Laboratories (MS 111W)

: 20 Jul 2020 - 21 Jul 2020

Sector: Cosmetic/Personal Care, Food & Beverage, Laboratory Equipment, Microbiome, Pharmaceutical, Veterinary, Water

Type: Webinar

This course is a comprehensive review of the philosophies and requirements of ISO/IEC 17025:2017.  The participant will gain an understanding of conformity assessment using the risks and opportunities-based approach.


This virtual instructor-led course will be conducted in two time blocks per day over the course of 4 days, from 10 am to 12 pm and from 3 pm to 5 pm Eastern Time. Learners will attend using a virtual learning program, and will participate in live discussion and activities.


Price: $1,060*

*Discounts available for A2LA Members. Contact us for special pricing 



Target Attendees

Testing/Calibration Laboratory Directors, Managers, Auditors, Engineers, Scientists, or Technicians

Learning Outcomes

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

1. Describe the process-based approach of the standard;
2. Explain new concepts in ISO/IEC 17025 such as:

  • Continuous Improvement (using PDCA and KPIs);
  • Verification and Validation;
  • Decision Rules;
  • Principles of Impartiality; and
  • Risk-Based Thinking

3. Analyze scenarios to identify non-conformities, risks, and opportunities related to the new requirements in the standard;
4. Analyze sample calibration records to demonstrate metrological traceability; and
5. List the areas where documents and records are required under the new standard.   

CEUs Awarded

1.4 CEUs Awarded*




Phone: 301.644.3235
Email: info@a2la.org
Visit: http://www.a2la.org/

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