Managing Risk in Your Organization (AUD 101)

This course introduces the participants to 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.



Target Attendees

Laboratory Managers or Auditors

Learning Outcomes

After successful completion of the course, the participant will be able to:

  1. From memory, identify and describe the three components identified in ISO/IEC 17025:2017 that drive customer confidence.
  2. Given a diagram of the Process Approach, describe the components
  3. Define Risk
  4. Describe the 3 components for risk assessment
  5. Identify the 4 phases of risk management
  6. Given various tools for identifying and evaluating risk, apply the tools under given scenarios

CEUs Awarded

0.7 CEUs Awarded*


Equipment/materials: Participants should bring laptops with spreadsheet application, such as Excel.

* A2LA WorkPlace Training is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU.



June 8, 2020
Dearborn Inn - A Residence Inn
20301 Oakwood Blvd
Detroit, MI 48124
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

July 17, 2020
A2LA WorkPlace Training
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

August 7, 2020
Residence Inn Denver City Center
1725 Champa Street
Denver, CO 80202
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Phone: 303-296-3444

September 18, 2020
Courtyard - St. Louis
2340 Market St at Jefferson
St. Louis, MO
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM