Fundamentals of Measurement Uncertainty

Fundamentals of Measurement Uncertainty

Course Description

Attendees of the 2-day Fundamentals Measurement Uncertainty training course will learn a practical approach to measurement uncertainty applications, based on fundamental practices. Measurement uncertainty for both testing and calibration laboratories will be discussed. Attendees will gain an understanding of the steps required, accepted practices, and types of uncertainties that need to be considered by accredited laboratories.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the need for measurement uncertainty
  • Examine international practices and practical statistics
  • Develop an understanding of uncertainties and budgets
  • Understand and calculate specific examples for measurement uncertainty

Who Should Attend

The Fundamentals of Measurement Uncertainty training course is designed for laboratory management and technical staff responsible for review of uncertainties, and for consultants working with organizations seeking or maintaining accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025.

Upcoming Public Training Dates

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May 10-11, 2017, Alexandria, VA

August 24-25, 2017, Memphis, TN

November 16-17, 2017, San Francisco, CA

Cost: ASQ member $745, non-ASQ member $795

CEU Credits: 1.5

Private On-site Training                                                                     

The Fundamentals of Measurement Uncertainty training course is also available as an on-site course. Private on-site courses are a great option for organizations that have 5 or more staff members that need the training. Contact Caroline Trenner at or 414-501-5466 for more information.