Training Course For ISO 15189

Our ISO 15189 training courses provide the tools you need to maintain the highest-quality clinical testing programs.
Many A2LA WPT courses are now available remotely through our live Virtual Classroom.


A2LA WorkPlace Training instructors will provide insight on both ISO 15189 and the CLIA requirements for clinical testing laboratories and have the experience necessary to prepare your laboratory for accreditation. There are several unique considerations for staff training in medical laboratories, but A2LA WPT courses are designed around real-world examples and applications of the relevant requirements.

What You’ll Learn

Each of our courses provides insight on a crucial component of ISO compliance in clinical testing laboratories. A2LA WPT auditing courses help learners gain a foundational understanding of risk management and corrective actions, both of which are crucial for maintaining laboratory quality practices. MS 170: “Understanding ISO 15189:2012 and CLIA Requirements for Medical Laboratories” is a comprehensive ISO 15189 training course that relies on thorough examination of the requirements laboratory staff need to understand to maintain conformity. The classroom environment provides opportunities for questions and discussion, and the courses include both lecture-style teaching and interactive activities.

Course Selection

Find the right ISO training course for you or your organization. If you have any questions about our courses, let us know, or request a custom on-site course just for you with our contract training.

During this ISO 15189 traning course, the participant will gain an understanding of the ISO 15189 and CLIA requirements and benefits through discussion, interactive exercises, and lecture. The participant will also be introduced to a new risk-based initiative recently introduced by CMS: the IQCP, or Individualized Quality Control Plan.
Gain an understanding of risk-based thinking from an international standards perspective. The participant will learn risk concepts from ISO 31000 and ISO 9000 and become familiar with industry tools used to assess and manage risk in the ISO conformity assessment arena.
Gain the tools to react more successfully to non-conforming events in your organization. Participants will identify and analyze non-conforming scenarios using a variety of techniques and will practice using various cause analysis and corrective action selection processes to support process improvement.