ISO 17025 Internal Auditor training course

Course venues and dates

2 day course

Dublin: 28 – 29 November 2018


Course objectives

On completing this course the participant will:

  • Understand the underlying structure of ISO 17025:2017 and all elements of a Laboratory Quality Management System (LMS),
  • Understand principles of internal auditing, corrective and preventive actions,
  • Be able to plan, prepare, conduct and report a laboratory audit of internal laboratory procedures and processes to ISO/IEC 17025:2017 requirements,
  • Know how to audit the transition from ISO 17025:2005 to ISO 17025:2017.


Course programme

ISO 17025 general (system) requirements:

  • QMS scope and policy and Quality Plan(s),
  • Organisation and management system,
  • Addressing confidentiality and impartiality,
  • Risk-based thinking and identification of risks and opportunities,
  • Documentation (manual and supporting procedures) and records,
  • Service to the customers,
  • Control of nonconforming work and complaints,
  • Internal audit, corrective and preventive actions,
  • Management review.

ISO 17025 technical requirements:

  • Selection of test and calibration methods and method validation,
  • Equipment calibration and maintenance,
  • Traceability to SI,
  • Sample preparation and handling,
  • Quality control,
  • Test and calibration reports.

Internal Audits of a Laboratory:

  • Audit Preparation – Planning, creating checklists / work documents,
  • Gathering Evidence – Interviewing/reviewing documents,
  • Reporting – evaluating findings and report writing.


Who should attend

All laboratory or quality professionals who are involved in developing, establishing and maintaining an ISO 17025 Quality Management System. This may include laboratory managers, quality personnel, technical staff, consultants, and auditors of all types who want or need to learn better audit practices and an appreciation for the technical demands of ISO/IEC 17025.

Course brochure: ISO 17025:2017 Internal Auditor training course


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