ISO/IEC 17025 Lead Assessor

PECB Certified ISO/IEC 17025 Lead Assessor
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Course Description

PECB Certified ISO/IEC 17025 Lead Assessor

The ISO/IEC 17025 Lead Assessor training enables you to effectively lead a laboratory towards the ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation by enhancing your understanding of the laboratory’s quality, administrative and technical operations. This training course will equip you with the necessary skills and expertise to plan and lead an ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation assessment.

Based on practical exercises, you will be able to master the assessment techniques and become competent to assess the compliance of laboratories with ISO/IEC 17025 requirements.

After mastering the necessary concepts related to the requirements of this standard, you can sit for the exam and apply for a “PECB Certified ISO/IEC 17025 Lead Assessor” credential. By holding a PECB Lead Assessor Certificate, you will demonstrate that you have the capabilities to assess the competence of Testing and Calibration Laboratories to provide reliable results based on best practices.

Learning objectives

  • Learn how to interpret the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025
  • Understand the operations of testing and calibration laboratories based on ISO/IEC 17025
  • Acknowledge the correlation between ISO/IEC 17025, ISO 9001 and other standards and regulatory frameworks
  • Understand the assessor’s role in planning, leading, and following-up on assessments and accreditation

Who should attend?

  • Individuals seeking to perform and lead an accreditation assessment of testing and calibration laboratories
  • Managers or consultants seeking to master an ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation assessment
  • Laboratory technicians responsible for maintaining conformance to ISO/IEC 17025 requirements
  • Technical experts seeking to prepare for a testing, sampling and/or calibration laboratory accreditation assessment

Course Learning Objectives

The “PECB Certified ISO/IEC 17025 Lead Assessor” exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Programme (ECP). The exam covers the following competency domains:

  • Fundamental principles and concepts of a Laboratory Management System (LMS)
  • Laboratory Management System (LMS)
  • Fundamental concepts and principles of assessment
  • Preparation of an ISO/IEC 17025 assessment
  • Conducting an ISO/IEC 17025 assessment
  • Closing an ISO/IEC 17025 assessment
  • Managing an ISO/IEC 17025 internal audit program

Certification fees are included on the exam price

Training material containing over 450 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed

A participation certificate of 31 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued

In case of exam failure, you can retake the exam within 12 months free of charge