In several cases, the laboratory might request a pre assessment, or internal assessment of its ISO/IEC 17025 laboratory management system, before the accreditation assessment. This offers the accreditation body a chance to spot, in advance, any weaknesses which will exist within the laboratory management system. 149 more words
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As we head for the “knowledge society” of the 21st century, British universities seem only half awake, argues Sir Geoffrey Holland.
The National Advisory Council on Education and Training Targets is reviewing its first eight targets: four foundation targets and four lifetime targets. 1,233 more words
The Accreditation workshop Forward planning for success (and survival) took place at the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Coventry last week (10th July 2014). Accreditation Advisor Fiona Mitchell-Innes presented a step-by-step approach to Forward Planning and took the group through each stage in the process. 499 more words
This post provides a timely update on the key decisions in relation to International Standards for Accreditation made by the ISO Committee on Conformity Assessment (CASCO) and its Working Groups. 227 more words