Improving Testing Laboratories

Accredited testing laboratories through:

  • Support to achieve internationally recognized accreditation: technical advice to prepare 24 testing laboratories for accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025 by 2012, assessment of 24 testing laboratories for accreditation by PNAC by 2013.
  • Facilitate PT participation: support 24 testing laboratories for participation in international PT schemes and provision of Certified Reference Material /Reference cultures to the testing laboratories targeted for accreditation (2010-2014).
  • Development of business plans: conduct training for staff of 44 testing and metrology laboratories in the development of business plans by 2013.