05-Days’ CQI IRCA Certified ISO 17025:2017 Lead Assessor Course

2019-09-17 - 2019-09-21 All day


IPS Pakistan offers a Chartered Quality Institute (CQI)-International Register for Certificated Auditor (IRCA) Certified, highly-anticipated 05-days’ ISO 17025:2017 Laboratory Quality Management System Lead Assessor Course (2106), in collaboration with HKV Academy (01185621), a CQI-IRCA Approved Training Partner (ATP) with the purpose to provide knowledge and skills required to perform first, second and third-party assessments of laboratory quality management system (Lab. QMS) against ISO 17025, in accordance with ISO 19011 and ISO 17011, as applicable. This training course has been adapted to requirements of ISO/IEC 17025 for the competence in testing and calibration laboratories.
Capitalizing on the powerful Accelerated Learning Technique, this course spends a good portion of the time on discussions, exercises and case studies to help students to consolidate knowledge and acquire hands on experience that are instrumental in their capacity as a QMS auditor or as a quality professional in a laboratory environment. Students who passed the continuous assessment and the 2 hour closed book examination will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement. Based on CQI IRCA policy, this course satisfies the training requirement for certification as a CQI IRCA certificated QMS Lead Auditor/Auditor.


On completion, successful students will be able to:
* Describe purpose of a quality management system, of quality management system and technical requirements in ISO/IEC 17025, of accreditation assessment;
* Explain the role of an lead assessor to plan, conduct, report and follow up an assessment in accordance with ISO/IEC 17011;
* Plan, conduct, report and follow up an assessment of a laboratory based on ISO/IEC 17025.


• Staff who are responsible to establish, implement and maintain a laboratory QMS;
• Potential assessors nominated by accreditation bodies who wish to receive an intensive training in order to fulfill the prerequisite requirements of assessors/lead assessors;
• Those who wish to explore career opportunities in testing and calibration laboratories;


• General introduction;
• ISO 9000 series and laboratory quality management systems;
• ISO/IEC 17025 requirements;
• Document and record review;
• Assessment planning;
• On-site assessment;
• Assessment skills;
• Reporting NC reports;
• Assessment report and follow up.

COURSE DURATION: 5 days (40 hours including a 2 hour written examination)

COURSE DATES: 17th September – 21st September, 2019


HOW TO PARTICIPATE: Write to/call us on the following contacts.

For further queries, you may contact:

Pakistan Office: 400/12-B, Lane # 7, Peshawar Road, Rawalpindi – Pakistan
Tel: 00 92 51 5472168
Cell: 00 92 322 8525002, 00 92 321 6627531
Head Office: 26, Laburnum Way, Cheadle Heath, Stockport, Cheshire, SK3 LP, United Kingdom
Email: info@ipspakistan.org, training@ipspakistan.org
Web: http://ipspakistan.org

NOTE: This specific training session is subject to the “Minimum Number of Confirmed Delegates” criterion of IPS and CQI-IRCA.