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Introduction to Measurement Uncertainty (2 hours)

April 12, 2016
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT
Instructor: Dilip Shah

Topics:  Measurement uncertainty definitions; Why measurement uncertainty is required; Measurement uncertainty and ISO 17025/ANSI Z540.3; Minimum measurement uncertainty contributors; Simplified process for determining measurement uncertainty; Measurement uncertainty references

$299.00 per attendee. A2LA Member rate: $279.00 per attendee. A2LA Discount Code is: A2LASPR16. Volume discount for attendees available. Contact: info@wptraining.com for more information.

Measurement Uncertainty for Testing Laboratories (2 hours)

April 14, 2016
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT
Instructor: Dilip Shah

Topics:  Determining Sample size; Determining repeatability and reproducibility; Type A and B uncertainty classification; Combining uncertainties; Assigning k-factor and t-distribution; Reporting in an uncertainty budget

$299.00 per attendee. A2LA Member rate: $279.00 per attendee. A2LA Discount Code is: A2LASPR16. Volume discount for attendees available. Contact: info@wptraining.com for more information.

WebEvents

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Practical Methods for Reporting Measurement Uncertainty on a Calibration Report Per ILAC P14 Guidelines (2 hours)

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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET
Instructor: Dilip Shah

Topics:  Understanding ILAC P14 requirements; Metrological Traceability; Measurement Uncertainty contributors; Reporting customer's measurement uncertainty; Test Uncertainty Ratio (TUR) and compliance statements; Helpful spreadsheet techniques

NEW! Interpreting Equipment Specifications (2 hours)

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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET
Instructor: Dilip Shah

Topics:  Relevant Definitions; Impact of instrument resolution on accuracy; Example of specification determination; Specific examples; Using specifications to determine Measurement Uncertainty; Discussion on coverage factor (k).

Basic Statistics for Metrology with Excel (2 hours)

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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET
Instructor: Dilip Shah

Topics:  Excel basic statistical functions; Basic statistics required for measurement uncertainty; Applying Excel statistics for Measurement Uncertainty; Developing a Measurement Uncertainty spreadsheet; Validation of Spreadsheet

Calibration Interval Analysis (3 hours)

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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET
Instructor: Dilip Shah

Topics:  What is Calibration Interval Analysis?; What are the ISO 17025/ANSI Z540.3 requirements as related to calibration Intervals.; Familiarize with different interval analysis and Optimization techniques; Other Reliability Issues; Reliability Analysis tools

Introduction to ANSI Z540.3 (3 hours)

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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET
Instructor: Dilip Shah

Topics:  Introduction to ANSI Z540.3; Complying with ANSI Z540.3 Requirements; Development of a Z540.3 compliance Checklist; Planning, conducting and reporting the results of an ANSI Z540.3 Assessment; New Requirements

Practical Electrical Measurement Uncertainty (2 hours)

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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET
Instructor: Dilip Shah

Topics:  Basic Electrical Measurement Uncertainty contributors; Type A and Type B uncertainty Classification; Converting the contributors to standard uncertainty; Combining uncertainties; Assigning k-factor and t-distribution; Reporting in an uncertainty budget

Practical Dimensional Measurement Uncertainty (2 hours)

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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET
Instructor: Dilip Shah

Topics:  Basic Dimensional Measurement Uncertainty contributors; Type A and Type B uncertainty Classification; Converting the contributors to standard uncertainty; Combining uncertainties; Assigning k-factor and t-distribution; Reporting in an uncertainty budget

Root Cause Analysis Tools and Techniques (3 hours)

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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET
Instructor: Dilip Shah

Topics:  Addressing Corrective Actions with problem solving tools; 8-D techniques; Failure Modes and Effects Analysis; Pareto Analysis; The 5 Whys Process; Process mapping and flow charting; Documenting corrective actions effectively

Purchasing Requirements for ISO 17025 (2 hours)

Instructor: Dilip Shah

Topics:  ISO 17025 Section 4.4, 4.5, 4.6 and 5.10 requirements pertaining to purchasing; Purchasing review for technical content; Approved supplier list; Criteria for approval; Review of purchased items; Sub-Contracting requirements; Records requirements

SPC for Metrology (Full Day)

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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET
Instructor: Dilip Shah

Topics:  Basic statistics; Central Limit Theorem; Sources of variation; Problems related to over-adjusting the process; Types of variable SPC (Statistical Process Control) charts; Types of attribute SPC (Statistical Process Control) charts; Individual/Moving Range Chart Methods; X-Bar/Range Chart Methods; Troubleshooting Control Charts; Use of control charts to manage metrology standards; Using control charts to comply with ISO 17025 requirements

AM: Session 1 (90 min), Break (20 min), Session 2 (90 min); Lunch Break (45 min); PM: Session 3 (90 min), Break (20 min), Session 4 (90 min)

ISO 17025 Internal Auditing* (Full Day)

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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET
Instructor: Dilip Shah

Topics:  General Auditing techniques; Developing an audit schedule; Developing an audit checklist; Writing audit observations; Objective Evidence; ISO 17025 requirements (management, technical); Process based auditing; Accrediting body requirements; Corrective and Preventive actions; Closing an audit action item; Audit exercises

AM: Session 1 (90 min), Break (20 min), Session 2 (90 min); Lunch Break (45 min); PM: Session 3 (90 min), Break (20 min), Session 4 (90 min)

*Not sponsored by A2LA

Current economic conditions have created a challenge for calibration lab managers who must balance required training against reduced budgets.

To help meet this challenge, WorkPlace Training offers WebEvents to bring high quality, affordable, instructor-led training to your desktop.

In addition to providing standard WebEvents, WPT will customize WebEvents for your organization on a variety of calibration or metrology topics at technician or engineering levels.

WebEvents are conducted by Dilip Shah. Join Dilip as he brings his unique teaching style right to your desktop. Limited class size contributes to a highly interactive, personalized learning opportunity like no other web event you may have experienced. Have your pencil, paper and calculator ready because you will be challenged!