This course is an introduction to metrology and traceability of measurement as it pertains to the laboratory setting. Basic statistical tools required for the application of knowledge will also be addressed. The subject matter enables an understandable application of the requirement of the International Standard ISO/IEC 17025 for calibration of equipment and measurement traceability. The tools to be employed in the design of a calibration programme for a laboratory will be discussed.
The workshop will be conducted using a combination of “interactive” lecture style, Power Point presentations, and group exercises the demonstrate application of topics presented.
An evaluation form will be provided to the participants at the end of the programme to rank the course content, training material, facilitator and overall level of the programme using a numbered scale