Quality Infrastructure

Metrology, Standardization & Conformity Assessment

Target Learners – All levels of personnel working in Conformity Assessment bodies, Manufacturing/ Service Sector personnel.

Description of the course – Metrology, Standardization and Conformity assessment are three pillars of sustainable development of a country. These three pillars are interdependent and vital for everyone and for the strengthening of quality infrastructure in the country. Metrology includes the work done by the National Metrological Institute (i.e. NPL in India) and International treaties whereas standardization includes the work done by a National Standard body (i.e. BIS in India) and the international standard writing bodies. Conformity Assessment plays pivotal role in building confidence for sustainable development and trade. In India NABL is the accreditation body which accredits the conformity assessment bodies which in turn do the task of conformity assessment.

Structure of the course – Classroom training with PowerPoint presentations. 

Learning Outcomes - After the successful completion of the course, you will be having the knowledge of and skill to: 

  • Understand the Fundamentals of the Three Pillars of Quality Infrastructure 
  • Understand the Need of Metrology, Standardization and Conformity assessment and their importance in day to day life.  
  • Understand accreditation, conformity assessment bodies and their role in trade and development of country.

What's included?

  • Learning materials.
  • Tea, coffee and lunch.
  • Certificate of participation.