Just the Facts: Requirements and Statistics

Tuesday, January 26

Statistics, who needs that? Well, between ISO/IEC 17020 and ISO/IEC 17025, there are multiple requirements that call for selecting and applying statistical techniques and methods for processing and analysis of data, sampling plans, and reviewing and/or interpreting results. Join this free webinar to learn more about these requirements and a few statistical techniques that can be implemented for the analysis of data and the review and interpretation of results.


  1. Review the requirements in ISO/IEC 17020 and ISO/IEC 17025 that specify the use of statistical techniques and/or methods
  2. Understand the importance of statistics when analyzing, interpreting, and reporting data
  3. Learn a few statistical techniques that are applicable to the requirements for the analysis of data and for the review and interpretation of results


Emma Dutton, an instructional designer for ANAB, has provided instruction on a variety of conformity assessment topics to the forensic community since 2013. Prior to joining ANAB, she spent more than 11 years as a quality assurance manager in a forensic laboratory. Her portfolio includes 12 years conducting research and development in the pharmaceuticals and biotechnology industries and teaching biology as an adjunct professor.