KOCHI: QIndia Consulting Services, a provider of quality training and consultancy services, will conduct a four-day training programme on ‘Laboratory Accreditation and Internal Quality Audit as per ISO-15189:2012’, at Hotel Abad Plaza, Kochi, from December 1 to 4.
The programme is aimed at imparting training to participants to better understand the requirements of ISO-15189. It will also help the participants effectively implement ISO-15189 in laboratories, particularly the revised requirement. It will also take the participants through the techniques of internal auditing and teach them how to apply the same while conducting an effective gap analysis and internal audit.
The training programme is intended for all quality managers and other senior laboratory personnel who are likely to discharge the responsibilities of quality managers, including technical managers of accredited laboratories and laboratories preparing for accreditation.
The sessions at the training workshop will be led by Dr A S Kanagasabapathy and Basudev Bhattacharya. Kanagasabapathy is former HoD (Clinical Biochemistry) at the Christian Medical College, Vellore; convener of the QC Committee of the Association of Clinical Biochemists of India; and member of the Clinical Chemistry Trainee Advisory Council Board of ‘Clinical Chemistry’, the official journal of the American Association of Clinical Chemistry. Basudev Bhattacharya is an expert in the field of calibration and measurement uncertainty. He has been serving as quality practitioner and measurement management system initiator. For details and registration, contact Dr T A Varkey on 0484-2320330, 4016565, 4011470, or 9447031471.