Overview of ISO/IEC 17024:2012

Monday September 27th, 2021
9:30 am to 5:00pm ET
Cost:  $395

This one-day workshop is designed to provide an overview of the international standard ISO/IEC 17024, General requirements for bodies operating certification schemes for persons. The standard is a globally accepted benchmark for bodies managing the certification of persons and is being increasingly recognized by the U.S. federal government, the certification industry, and organized labor.

Through presentations, discussions, and exercises, participants will:

  • Analyze requirements in ISO/IEC 17024.
  • Understand typical ANAB expectation for organizations to provide as demonstration of conformance
  • Develop self-assessment skills to conduct a gap analysis for your organization to identify areas of improvement and form an action plan.
  • Discuss best practices and mistakes made by certification programs in program design and implementation as well as tips for how to control costs while maintaining quality.
  • Learn about new paradigms in personnel certification and better understand the evolving credentialing landscape.