July 2018



New Course Launched for Risk-Based Thinking

CALA has responded to our customers looking for course material on risk-based thinking in the new ISO/IEC 17025:2017 standard.  One of the key changes in ISO/IEC 17025:2017, is to use risk-based thinking in the laboratory's management system.  Are you ready for Risk-Based Thinking in ISO/IEC 17025:2017?   This course will cover what risk-based thinking is and how to apply it to your management system.


July has SOLD OUT!  

Register now for September 18th

Risk-Based Thinking

Are your staff ready for the transition to ISO/IEC 17025:2017?

CALA Training offers a half-day course that covers the main changes to the standard that will affect your full staff. Material includes

* Coverage of the changes in the structure of the standard

* Key elements that have changed and may impact general staff, such as

Impartiality       Confidentiality        Complaints

This course is available for on-site delivery only and will be tailored to reference your laboratory's revised policies and procedures.  For more visit the course description page or contact Maria at training@cala.ca

A public version of the course will be added to the fall course schedule.


Looking for a course closer to you?

If you are looking for a course in your area that is not included on the schedule, give us a call at 613-233-5300, extension 221. We are happy to add courses to the schedule if there is enough demand.  

Thinking of training more than 5 people?

If you want more than 5 people trained, it may be more cost effective to book an onsite course and train your staff in a group. CALA can provide either a course at your site, or a dedicated virtual course for your group. Contact us by email training@cala.ca or call Maria at 613-233-5300 x221, for more information.

Looking for on-site training options?

CALA provides laboratories with an innovative approach to on-site training and development.  We will work with you to understand your specific needs for training requirements.  Convenient and effective on-site training will then be delivered by instructors who have delivered customized training to laboratories all across Canada.  Contact us by email at training@cala.ca or call us at 613-233-5300, extension 221 and let us know your training needs so we can work with you to deliver the training your employees neeed.


Les deux cours suivants sont maintenant disponsibles en francais:

                      Comprendre l'ISO/IEC 17025: 2017

                 Auditeur interne pour l'ISO/IEC 17025

Ces cours sont offerts dans notre formule <<sur place>>, c'est a dire a votre laboratoire.  

Si vous voulez voir plus la description des cours cliquez ici.  

Veuillez communiquer avec nous pour plus d'information ou pour obtenir un devis:  formation@cala.ca.

View the Full 2018 CALA Training Schedule