Professional witnessing is required when a client or specification requests an objective, unbiased third party to witness a critical process, procedure or hold point.
Maintaining Laboratory Accreditation
ISO 17025 auditing can be performed by the QMS NDT Laboratory Manager/Level III on any Non-Destructive Testing laboratories which hold ISO 17025 accreditation or who are looking to engage a consultant to guide them through NATA laboratory accreditation. Audits are performed on both the technical and administrative capabilities of the laboratory against the requirements of ISO 17025 and advice given on areas requiring resolution.
Laboratories who currently hold or who are wishing to gain NATA accreditation for Non-Destructive Testing may wish to contract an external Level III consultant to fulfill the requirements of the laboratory manager. A level III consultant can work part-time with the organisation and provide training guidance and support on: