1600V: Risk-based Thinking in ISO/IEC 17025:2017 - September 18, 2018
Date: September 18, 2018
Time: 11:30am to 3:30pm ET
One of the key changes in ISO/IEC 17025:2017 is to use risk-based thinking in the laboratory's management system. This course will look at what risk-based thinking is, and how to apply it to your management system.
Participants require access to a computer and a microphone in order to take this training. A headset with microphone is highly recommended. A webcam is recommended, but not required.
This is a virtual course.
Please note: Only 1 participant per registration. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org (613-233-5300) for group training options.
Who should attend
For all laboratory staff who participate in the operation of the laboratory quality system:
- Conducting testing or calibration
- Supporting laboratory activities
- Managing the laboratory quality system
- Conducting internal audits
- Training laboratory staff
- Managing the laboratory
This half-day course delves into the concept of risk-based thinking and how it can be applied to your laboratory management system. It will look at what is meant by risk-based thinking, ways to implement risk-based thinking, and examples of how to demonstrate where your lab is using risk-based thinking.
This courses uses lectures, discussions, and exercises, including case studies.
After completing this course participants will be able to:
- Describe risk-based thinking
- Identify the clauses in ISO/IEC 17025:2017 that specifically require looking at risk
- Identify areas of the management system where risk-based thinking can be used
- Apply risk-based thinking to their management system