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Where others train followers, we train leaders™

ISO 17025 Training | Certification Courses

Kelmac Group offers a comprehensive program of Laboratory Quality Management training courses relating to ISO 17025 (Laboratory) and ISO 15189 (Medical Laboratory) for delegates who are new to Laboratory Quality Management Systems, as well as those who need to audit and improve an existing system.

Our ISO/IEC 17025 Auditor Training Courses

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  • "Informative course"

    Cathal Hannigan | 12nd June 2020
  • "The instructor was extremely knowledgeable and very enthusiastic."

    Tom Power | 5th June 2020
  • "Instructor was excellent in the delivery of the content and relating it to real life business experience. Exceeded my expectations."

    Jarlath Lennon | 5th June 2020
  • "Instructor was very experienced and was keen to share a lot of his knowledge."

    Allen Slevin | 9th March 2020
  • "I really took away a huge amount of information with me from the course. "

    Colm Nolan | 9th March 2020
  • "The course on a whole reached the learning objectives. "

    Mark Collender | 18th October 2019
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    Carmel Griffin | 2nd September 2019
  • "Good"

    Ann Marie Reid | 20th August 2019
  • "very informative course"

    Gary McDonnell | 15th August 2019
  • "It would be beneficial, if in future courses a previously example of a submitted Audit form could be integrated in the course portfolio as this would aid the students in understanding and familiarizing themselves with the terminology and fields required in competing an audit."

    Damien Carroll | 14th August 2019
  • "Course was beneficial "

    Niall Lannon | 1st August 2019
  • "Comprehensive course"

    Dave O Leary | 31st July 2019
  • "The course covered all the necessary aspects and was given by a very well prepared trainer. Thank you."

    Zlatina Gramatikova | 10th May 2019
  • "The course was well structured and interactive. The trainer was very knowledgeable and well prepared. Thank you. "

    Zlatina Gramatikova | 10th May 2019
  • "I did the introduction to ISO 17025:2017, and I'm glad to have done it before, because this helped me to follow in a better way the audit training. The exercises were very useful to fix the knowledges as well as the simulation of audit, I liked it. "

    Ana Cortijo Martin | 21st March 2019
  • "When I started this course I never had worked with ISO 17025:2017, thanks to the instructor I learned how to use it in a very effective way. "

    Ana Cortijo Martin | 21st March 2019
  • "We can see how the standard is implemented with the internal audits"

    Ricardo Orozco Carrillo | 18th March 2019
  • "This training will help you to understand the fundamentals of the standard "

    Ricardo Orozco Carrillo | 18th March 2019
  • "An excellent course that provided an great insight into performing internal audits with classroom based practical experience."

    Samantha White | 15th March 2019
  • "Gained valuable knowledge on how to effectively perform internal audits on the ISO 17025:2017 standard, the instructor was very supportive and experienced in this field which provided me ideas on how to become a better auditor. Definitely recommend this training course to anyone who has not completed ISO 17025 training before also. "

    Robyn McLoughlin | 15th March 2019
  • "Excellent training course, the instructor was very knowledgeable and approachable"

    Damien Mannion | 15th March 2019
  • "Excellent course for beginners to internal audits."

    Michael Conway | 15th March 2019
  • "Great experience Great interaction Great understanding of Auditing Overall great course"

    Aoife Fleming | 14th March 2019
  • "This training course was one of the best training course I ever had. The instructor was very experienced, frank, knowledgeable and approachable. I strongly recommend this training course"

    Mohammad Billal Hossain | 3rd November 2017
  • "This was a really beneficial course to attend for anyone involved in internal auditing in their organisation. "

    Elaine Eustace | 31st October 2017
  • "Excellent course - very informative and delivered in a relaxed and friendly manner."

    Margaret Buggy | 27th October 2017
  • "I have found this course to be very informative and definitely worth attending. "

    Luiza Singh | 27th October 2017
  • "Overall the 2 day course was very enjoyable and worthwhile. There were alot of team exercises to allow you to become much more familiar with the standard required and then training on how to approach an audit. "

    Loretta Evans | 20th October 2017
  • "Very informative and insightful course on auditing 17025 2015"

    Shane Gallagher | 19th October 2017
  • "I would highly recommend this course to anyone who wishes to take part in an audit, or even to just understand the processing of auditing. I have attended many different courses and I found this one was very well presented together. "

    Shannon McDonnell | 19th October 2017
  • "This was a very well structured and delivered training programme"

    Mary Hall | 17th October 2017
  • "The kelmac internal auditor course was very well run and highly informative. Would definitely recommend to anyone looking to expand their knowledge."

    Colette Murray | 10th October 2017
  • "Excellent course. Gave a quick, thorough insight into auditing for ISO17025. Focused on group discussion and practical examples as opposed to learning from a manual/slides. Kept my interest throughout."

    Aideen Tobin | 6th October 2017
  • "Great instructor, very in depth knowledge and everything very well explained - great place to ask questions to ensure you gain knowledge that is most relevant for you. "

    Denise Griffin | 5th October 2017
  • "The course was well presented using a combination of presentations, audit examples, group exercises and discussions. The course is invaluable training for anybody becoming an auditor."

    Ian Nesbitt | 5th October 2017
  • "The course was very useful using practical work, theory and knowledge transfer from the instructors own personal experiences. I found the course very helpful with the new upcoming changes to ISO 17025 and our instructor answered any questions the group had effectively. Would highly recommend to others."

    Katie Dwane | 5th October 2017
  • "Breda Kearney from Kelmac was an engaging training instructor who was very informative and helpful and the course very interesting. "

    Denise Doyle | 5th October 2017
  • "Very good course"

    Mark Linton | 4th October 2017
  • "Breda was an excellent trainer, her knowledge on the course matter was excelllent and her delivery was relaxed but very informative."

    Jennifer Kingston | 3rd October 2017
  • "Very good course,well worth attending."

    Kathleen Doran | 27th September 2017
  • "I was very pleased with the overall of the course. Topics and targets were clearly set at the begging of the course and followed through its duration. The course really focused on practical use of the topics learned which has to be appreciated by every trainee. The main contributor to this was the trainer Breda and her qualifications and experience. Thank you for the event and thank you SafeFood for organizing it."

    Erika Szunyogova | 27th September 2017
  • "Instructor was very passionate about the area of internal auditing; she gave several examples of items she had encountered in her work as an auditor. This really enhanced the course and took the course content off the page and applied it to real life. I would be very confident that i would be able to carry out audits to a very high standard after carrying out this training. "

    Gayle Kealy | 27th September 2017
  • "Course instructor was interactive and knowledgeable - very informative course"

    Edel Houton | 27th September 2017
  • "Very good training, good mix of theory and group exerise."

    Pamela Keogh | 27th September 2017
  • "Very thorough and an enjoyable way to complete the ISO 17025 Internal Auditor training."

    Robin Morrison | 21st September 2017
  • "Very comprehensive training covering all relevant topics. Interactive activities kept training interesting. "

    Aisling Mulcahy | 21st September 2017
  • "Excellent instruction and training. Good focus on upcoming changes to the standard. Interesting throughout."

    Jamie Meaney | 21st September 2017
  • "The internal auditor training course was excellant and structured so that all areas were extensively covered. The tutor was really knowledgeable and answered any queries I had. I would definitely recommend this course to anyone in need of updating their auditing skills. "

    Colette Murray | 13rd September 2017
  • "This course has a lot of information to cover in a short time. It is presented in a well structured manner and with interactive learning kept the groups attention. The instructor was friendly, patient and very knowledgeable. I would highly recommend to others."

    Jonathan Stirling | 13rd September 2017
  • "I enjoyed the two day course on internal auditing. I found it informative and gathered a lot of useful information from it. "

    Sarah O'Kane | 13rd September 2017
  • "In depth knowledge was obtained for ISO17025 and ISO19011. The pace of the course was just right and all aspects and questions were answered. I feel confident to go out and carry out an audit."

    Aoife Galligan | 13rd September 2017
  • "Really enjoyed my experience, and learnt a lot which I can now bring back into my laboratory. Breda was amazing and I would highly recommend this course for people in the future."

    Meadhbh Killen | 13rd September 2017
  • "It was very usefull to find out many aspects of 17025 standard"

    Maja Zaczek-Moczydlowska | 12nd September 2017
  • "Really good course covered a lot yet was interesting the whole way through. "

    Hope Faulkner | 17th August 2017
  • "Its a must course to do."

    Stephen Mackessy | 2nd August 2017
  • "I felt the course was very useful especially the training practical's within the group where the course instructor provided example audits and the group could then use the audit training in practice while the instructor was still at hand to offer assistance and guidance. The training also cover the upcoming changes to the quality standard which is very important to get an early insight as it will be soon rolled out and each company will need deputies or 'champions' to help with its implementation. "

    Ross Kilduff | 18th July 2017
  • "This course gives a solid foundation on the two standards and is a great launch pad on becoming an ISO 17025 Internal Auditor."

    Brendan Crowe | 3rd July 2017
  • "I would strongly recommend this course to anybody considering auditing."

    Robert Monahan | 29th June 2017
  • "The audit was a new area for me and it was interesting in the manner it was approached with case studies and teamwork. The instructor was very patient with an excellent sense of knowledge transfer."

    Cisca Kimbembe | 29th June 2017
  • "I highly recommend the course in particular the instructor Breda. Excellent course content, all relevant content was covered and very well communicated via Breda. "

    Julieanne Molloy | 29th June 2017
  • "Thorough and enjoyable."

    Michelle Corrigan | 28th June 2017
  • "This was a very good training course. The instructor answered questions effectively and drew on her own previous experience when giving examples. There was also case studies to help understand and put the learning into practice"

    Avril Roche | 28th June 2017
  • "I would recommend this internal auditing course to others. However I would suggest that some prior knowledge would be useful."

    Sinead Kelly | 28th June 2017
  • "Excellent course, very insightful and interactive instructor. Overall very satisfied. "

    Robert Cannon | 27th June 2017
  • "Overall training was very good, the trainer was excellent and it was evident that she was very experienced in this area. The training provided a very good introduction to auditing and also gave us a valuable overview of the standard (ISO 17025). I would recommend this course to anyone considering getting involved in internal auditing."

    Elaine Bracken | 26th June 2017
  • "The course content was put across simply and the interactive learning approach and group projects were an effective way to teach this subject. I would recommend this course! "

    Stephanie Tizard | 23rd June 2017
  • "While the course has to cram in a lot of information in a short time,the way it is presented will help people to feel comfortable and understand there is no need to panic, In the end all aspects have been covered and you will walk away with a good understanding of the Course"

    Eddie Moody | 22nd June 2017
  • "Excellent two day course. The tutor is knowledgeable and has a wealth of industry knowledge and experience. One tip would be to bring a copy of your quality manual to the course and compare it to the ISO document as the tutor runs through it as I have recorded many actions that need to be implemented from now on in our lab. Bring lots of paper and write lots and lots of notes!. What he tutor is saying is as important as the material in the folder and the presentation. There is a large volume of knowledge being put out there in the two days you will need your notes to reflect and get the most out the session. "

    Oliver Burke | 22nd June 2017
  • "The course was intensive and covered a broad spectrum of auditing and the standard ISO17025. Through interactive work it was possible to see where issues might arise in auditing and how to resolve them so as to follow correct procedures and conform to standard. "

    Lauren Weldon | 22nd June 2017
  • "Course covers a lot of material but learner is guided as to what material is necessary for use and most relevant to course."

    Aoife Clavin | 22nd June 2017
  • "The course is well organised and presented. However, the length of the course should be extended, as two days only are not enough to fully understand all the different sections covered."

    Melissa Di Rocco | 8th June 2017
  • "Excellent overview of internal auditor training to include everything from the basic requirements of ISO/IEC 17025 standards, to a thorough walk through of the different steps, and skill required to audit to such a standard. Very good group based learning exercises, with a trainer with a wealth of knowledge in the area, who was able to provide interesting real life examples of different situations throughout the course content "

    Damien Mooney | 8th June 2017
  • "This course was run really well lots of information given really enjoyed it "

    Andi Setterfield | 25th January 2017
  • "I highly recommend to follow that training. Very clear and accurate information. Concepts explained simply and effectively."

    Alexis Grizard | 24th January 2017
  • "Effective Beneficial Training. I highly recommend The Kelmac Group for any Standards training needs, the trainers are highly competent in their fields. They take the time to understand your requirements and apply it to what you need to know throughout the course. "

    Siobhan Leonard | 24th January 2017
  • "A well tailored course which gave a 'real world' view of the subject matter. The delivery of the course allowed discussion of the subject which allowed a natural flow and made it relevant to us as a business."

    Andrew Draper | 24th January 2017
  • "I really enjoyed the course. The course content was quite heavy but the interactive learning kept the group focused and we learnt the content of the course before we had even realised it. The trainer had superior knowledge in the area and his approach to interacting with and training the group was excellent. Overall, I was very satisfied with this course and would highly recommend to others."

    Ciara Murphy | 2nd June 2016
  • "This course was enjoyable and it was presented in a professional manner, despite the surroundings. The course instructors were excellent and engaged fully with the class. An extra day to allow for more practical exercises would be of benefit."

    Fionan Lynch | 4th May 2016
  • "I found the training given by the Kelmac instructors to be of an excellent standard. It was very obvious that they knew their subject and were able to answer a wide variety of questions which were asked during the training."

    Frank Doyle | 27th April 2016
  • "The course was excellent. As a trained auditor, I have attended a training course in the past. It was run by another company. There was no comparison . The Kelmac course blew its competitor out of the water."

    Eoin Conway | 18th April 2016
  • "The knowledge and experience of the instructors brings you from classroom theory through to the practical aspects of real life auditing in a clear and concise manner."

    Gerard McGrath | 14th April 2016
  • "it was a very interesting course and the subject matter was delivered efficiently with the instructor able to give relevant examples to aid understanding"

    Sharon Langan | 14th April 2016
  • "The in-house training course I attended was presented in a professional and interesting manner by instructors who have a vast in the field experience. "

    Jeremiah Moloney | 14th April 2016
  • "Found this course very beneficial, excellent lecturers and course materials, their working knowledge is second to none. ...really enjoyed the course and gained invaluable knowledge."

    Alan Curry | 14th April 2016
  • "I would highly recommend Kelmac to anybody or organisation that wish to train staff in internal auditing or any aspect of ISO etc. The trainers have exceptional knowledge and experience and conduct a very interesting and involving course. The training notes and materials were of a very high standard and the whole experience was both impressive and professional."

    John Sweetman | 13rd April 2016
  • "I found it helpful as a refresher course."

    Patricia Carter | 2nd November 2015
  • "Excellent training provided by the Kelmac Group for ISO 17025. Great mix of both theory and practical throughout the two day course. Would highly recommend to others. "

    Vicky Mac Eoin | 2nd November 2015
  • "The trainer was extremely knowledgeable on the subject and very personable. He created a relaxed atmosphere which was brilliant for learning and allowed us to get the most out of the course. "

    Ciara McDonnell | 29th October 2015
  • "Excellent Course, very impressed with the level of knowledge from both instructors. "

    Patricia Lynch | 5th November 2014
  • "2 day course covered a lot of topics but in a practical way, making it more suitable to different audiences. "

    Aine Lynch | 5th November 2014
  • "very good course , learned new techniques and would consider myself more confident on internal auditing now."

    Robert Monaghan | 20th August 2014
  • "The course was an excellent experience for all the staff who attended. We had varying levels of knowledge of the 10725 standard and internal auditing but the tutors were very professional in their approach and made everybody at ease. Excellent 2 days training."

    Andy Shannon | 18th July 2014
  • "The course content was thorough and well delivered. The instructors were very friendly and helpfull. I would recommend it as a very good course particularly for those who are new to the area of ISO 17025 and to auditing."

    Helen Cantwell | 17th July 2014

Not All Training Is Created Equal

The Kelmac Group® has developed a unique tradition of creating learning services that shape the future of conformity and compliance learning solutions for Executive Management, Practitioners and Auditors.

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