Training organized by MAKLAB

In the course of the ongoing collaboration, the Association of Macedonian Laboratories MAKLAB in cooperation with the Institute for Accreditation of the Republic of Macedonia delivered training workshops on the following topics:
Application of the Standard MKS EN ISO/IEC 17020:2006 and the introduction of the amendments to the standard MKS EN and ISO/IEC 17020:2012”  for inspection bodies, 30-31.10. 2012 and
,,Application of the Standard MKS EN ISO/IEC 17025:2006” in testing and calibration laboratories, 04-05.07.2012.
The lecturers were employees of the IARM, and the target group was composed of employees of the accredited bodies (the inspection bodies, the testing and calibration laboratories) and the staff of the institutions undergoing accreditation procedure. 
The purpose of the training sessions was to introduce to the participants the practical application of the Standards in correlation with the working procedures of the IARM, the amendments and modifications of specific standards as well as exchange of experiences and views, all in favor of raising the level of competence of attendees, their level of knowledge and readiness to introduce innovation in practice pursuant to the requirements of the standards.
At the end of the training, the participants were granted Certificates.

The delivered training is an integral part of the planned activities of MAKLAB, which are to be followed by another cycle of specific training to be scheduled for the near future.