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Calibration Method Validation

Purpose:

This 2 hour webinar on Calibration Method Validation will examine the ISO/IEC 17025 requirements (5.4 Test and Calibration Methods and Method Validation) and provide guidance on developing a process for validating a new or modified calibration process. 

Learning Objectives:

At the end of (or during) this session, using your notes and resources provided, along with applicable sections of ISO/IEC 17025 or NIST Handbook 143, you will:

  • Identify the requirements for calibration method validation;
  • Develop a plan for method validation;
  • Document and perform the calibration method validation process; and
  • Evaluate a calibration method validation process for completeness and appropriateness based on the ISO/IEC 17025 requirements.

Technology Requirement(s):

You will need the following to participate in the webinar: 

  • Computer or laptop
  • Internet connection, a broadband connection is recommended
  • Telephone 
  • Optional: a telephone headset

Materials & Supplies:

None

Prerequisite(s):

None 

Minimum Requirement(s):

Completion includes completing pre-work assignment, full attendance and participation in the session activities and discussion, submission of course notes, and completing an on-line evaluation after the course. 

Audience:

Laboratory staff who have responsibilities for developing, implementing, and/or improving the quality management system in their laboratory as well as those who are seeking OWM recognition and/or accreditation or improvements to support recognition/accreditation. This course is available for non-weights and measures participants.

Cost:

The current fee for webinars is $199 and confirmed participants will be provided a link to make a payment. Registration fees for State weights and measures regulatory officials and metrologists are funded by NIST OWM.

Instructor(s):

Georgia L. Harris,
Office of Weights and Measures,
Phone: (301) 975 - 4014
E-mail: g.harris@nist.gov

Related Project(s):

NIST OWM has a number of other training opportunities scheduled. For more information:

Details:

Start Date: Monday, June 2, 2014
End Date: Monday, June 2, 2014
Location: Adobe Connect
Audience: Industry, Government
Format: Webinar

Sponsor(s):

NIST Office of Weights and Measures

Class No. 5317

Event Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm ET

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Registration:

You must register in the Office of Weights and Measures Contact Management System. You must first establish a primary contact account by going to the link listed above. Follow the instructions to create an account unless you are already a registered user.

Your request for a contact account will be processed within one business day. You will be sent a password, so that you can then register in our training system (How to Request Training & Transcript Using the Contacts System-PDF) for this class. If you have any questions, contact Isabel Chavez at 301-975-2128.

Registration Contact:

Yvonne Branden,
Office of Weights and Measures,
(301) 975 - 3272
E-mail: yvonne.branden@nist.gov

Isabel Chavez,
Contact Management System Administrator,
(301) 975 - 2128
E-mail: isabel.chavez@nist.gov

Security Instructions:

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Transportation

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Visitor Information:

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Technical Contact:

Georgia L. Harris,
Office of Weights and Measures,
Phone: (301) 975 - 4014
E-mail: g.harris@nist.gov