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Laboratory Quality Management (ISO 17025:2005):
SOP, Accreditation, Docu m entation and Auditing


Workshop Title
Laboratory Quality Management (ISO 17025:2005):
SOP, Accreditation, Documentation and Auditing

Workshop Date/ Venue
August 26-30, 2006 / Bateen Meeting Room, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Abu Dhabi , UAE

Workshop Reference

Workshop Duration
Five days

Workshop Objectives
This workshop is a comprehensive look at the latest revision (2005) of the ISO 17025:2005 and its documentation and internal auditing requirements. You will gain critical insight on the interpretation of the requirements of this laboratory standard and you will also receive a detailed review of the accreditation process.You will learn how to design and develop laboratory docu m ents and quality manuals. The quality m anual will b e e xa m ined as to its impact on laboratory operations and what purpose it serves. You will learn what infor m ation it should contain, what writing style is most effective and how to keep your documents and quality manual up to date.

This workshop also gives attendees the knowledge needed to establish an internal quality audit program as required by ISO 17025:2005, and to initiate the sequence of activities involved in scheduling, planning, conducting, reporting on and closing out internal quality audits. Participants will be able to employ effective techniques of auditing and the ability to develop the auditing procedures, scheduling and recording systems needed to sustain the program .

Attendees will receive practical instructions on the development, implementation and long-term maintenance of an effective laboratory quality system .

Who Should Attend
This workshop is suitable for Laboratory Managers, Superintendents, Supervisors, Chemists, Analysts and Technicians. Further, this workshop will be of great value for Quality Mangers, Quality Engineers, Quality Auditors and Management Representatives.

Workshop Director
Professor Willem De Beer ( UK )…. More

Course Coordinator
Ms. Anwar Maraqa, Tel: +971-2-6277405, Fax: +971-2-6277407 , Email:

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