Forensic ISO/IEC 17025 Preparation for Testing Laboratories

Course Description

This course has been designed to educate forensic service providers about the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), the development of the ISO/IEC 17025:2005, the ANAB forensic accreditation program as well as provide tips for how to read and interpret ISO/IEC 17025. In addition, the course will provide information regarding the planning and activities to consider when preparing for formal application for an external assessment. This training is offered both as an in-person training course in a classroom setting and as a web-based, self-paced training.

Self-paced Modules & Pricing Structure (Web-based):

The course is composed of five modules that will be presented as self-paced, web-based seminars through a online platform, Mindflash. Each module is designed to take approximately 1 - 1.5 hours to complete. However, participants will be able to move through the module at their own pace. After registering and beginning a module, it will be open for three calendar days. Once you begin a module, you will be able to open and close the session as often as you like within those three calendar days.  An orientation guide and link to the training will be emailed to the registrant.

Code                Module Title
IP101 Understanding ISO and the Development of the ISO/IEC 17025 Standard
IP102 ANAB & ASCLD/LAB History, the Accreditation Process and ANAB Program Overview
IP103 Tips for Applying ISO/IEC 17025:2005
IP201-T Review of ISO/IEC 17025:2005 & ANAB Requirements for Testing Laboratories, Section 4
IP202-T Review of ISO/IEC 17025:2005 & ANAB Requirements for Testing Laboratories, Section 5
Registration Fee:  $500 for all five modules!

Register now for the online training!


Upcoming Public Training Dates (In-person): 

If you prefer to attend a classroom based course then you are permitted to request attending the first 2.5 days of any Forensic ISO/IEC 17025 Assessor Training (Testing) course.

Location Date Status
Springfield, VA April 9-11, 2018 Registration Deadline 3/16

Registration Fee: $695 per person* 

*Note: The registration fee for the in-person course includes a copy of ISO/IEC 17025. Attendees will be responsible for any travel, lodging and meal expenses. Lunches and breaks will be “on your own” and are not included in the fee.

Registration and Billing Information:

Amy Levasseur, Program Assistant

Private On-site Training                                       

The Forensic ISO/IEC 17025 Preparation course is also available as an on-site training. Private on-site courses are a great option for organizations that have several staff members that need training. Contact us at or 414-501-5466 for more information.