ISO/IEC 17021-1 Training Course Description

This dynamic training course is ideal for staff and contractors of certification bodies and accreditation bodies, as well as other interested parties seeking a better understanding of how certification bodies implement ISO/IEC 17021-1 requirements and how accreditation bodies assess to those requirements.

Understanding ISO/IEC 17021-1 is critical to implementing an effective certification program to meet the needs of clients and other interested parties.

This course will assist attendees with understanding the links between requirements of the standard and provide attendees with a more in-depth look at the requirements. Topics covered include the international perspective and ties with other requirements such as IAF mandatory, guidance, and informative documents; ANAB Accreditation Rules; ISO certification standards, and relevant ISO support standards. Exercises throughout the training provide attendees with a diverse learning experience.


Note: This course is also offered as part of a bundle package with the Making IAF Mandatory Documents Work for You course, ISO/IEC 17021-1:2015 Training Bundle Package. 

Private Training Session

This training course is available as a private session.  Private sessions are a great option for organizations that have several staff members that need the training.  

Contact us at or 414-501-5473 for more information.

Note:   ANAB as an accreditation body will not provide any consulting during public or private sessions. Although instructors are able to answer questions and provide information on best practices, they will not provide solutions to organization specific issues.