Learn about the basic Principles of Quality Control and Quality Assurance,
Understand the general requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories according ΕΝ ISO/IEC 17025
Apply Statistical Quality Control Tools
To practice in quality control and quality assurance in Environmental Measurements
Learn about the Environmental Management Principles and Systems, Environmental Management Systems Standards (ISO 14001, EMAS)
Course Content (Syllabus)
Τhe basic principles of Quality in environmental pollution control and management. Introduction to Quality Systems ISO and EN. Fundamentals in quality control and quality assurance (QC/QA) of environmental measurements - Standard ISO 17025 - Accreditation of testing laboratories - Validation/verification of environmental testing - Traceability - Sampling - Uncertainty. Examples/applications. Principles and description of Environmental Management Systems. Standards ISO 14001 and EMAS. Examples/applications of environmental management. Environmental legislation - Environmental Quality Standards.
Quality assurance, Accreditation, Environmental Quality Standards, Environmental Management