Gain a clear understanding of the requirements of ISO 15189:2022 for quality systems within medical laboratories on our Introduction to ISO 15189 for Medical Laboratories training course.

This 1-day practical and interactive foundation training course encompasses interactive workshops and modules, allowing you to discuss how ISO 15189 can be implemented within your laboratory. It introduces delegates to requirements for day-to-day activities such as end-to-end management of samples, as well as considerations relating to safety and work and ethics in medical laboratory work.

Following this course attendees will be able to identify how to better manage medical laboratories to satisfy the requirements of ISO 15189.

This course is suitable for anyone with an interests in understanding the basic requirements of quality systems within the medical laboratory environment, including:

  • laboratory quality/technical managers
  • laboratory technicians/supervisors
  • assessors of laboratory management systems
  • personnel responsible for procurement and evaluation of laboratory services
  • users of clinical test services

For those who are interested in internal auditing, we offer a £100 discount when this course is booked together with our ISO 15189 Internal Auditor training course.

Topics covered on this course include:

  • quality and quality management concepts
  • overview and requirements of ISO 15189:2022
  • difference between ISO 15189:2012 and the 2022 standard
  • commonly used quality management system standards
  • structure of documentation
  • sources of information and further development

By the end of this Introduction to ISO 15189 for Medical Laboratories course, delegates will be able to:

  • interpret the basic requirements of ISO 15189 and its inter-relationship between ISO 9001/CPA and ISO/IEC 17025 management system standards
  • identify the key requirements and actions that would be required to meet ISO 15189 requirements

A certificate of completion is awarded to those who attend and fully participate in the course.

Introduction to ISO 15189 Certificate