Proficiency Testing (EMU 120-E)

 

Target Learner

Laboratory Managers

Course Description

This self-directed online course covers information that laboratory management personnel need to conduct a better measurement assurance program and improve the outcome of proficiency testing. This includes a section on the interpretation of proficiency testing data provided by proficiency testing providers. The information in this course ensures that the laboratory will be able to provide explanations of proficiency testing results to its customers and to meaningfully address the results provided by the proficiency testing provider.

Key Topics

  • Standards and Documents Associated with Proficiency Testing
  • Related Basic Statistics
  • Proficiency Testing Schemes (with examples)
  • Data Interpretation

Hours Required to Complete

10 Hours

LEUs Awarded

1 LEU Awarded

Prerequisites

None.

Equipment/Materials

This e-learning course requires internet access to complete. Proficiency testing calculator tool is provided with course materials.