Laboratory Assessor/Lead Assessor



COVID-19 Training Services Update

NATA is committed to finding ways to continue providing training services to our clients. We have temporarily suspended our face to face courses however, we are proud to introduce a suite of virtual workshops. Our virtual workshops will continue to deliver our world class training in real time using an engaging and interactive format. This is the perfect and  convenient alternative to our face-to-face training courses, allowing safe interaction with your fellow attendees in a virtual training session. If you would like more information about NATA’s virtual workshops, please contact

$3,388.00 (including 10% tax)
Members: $3,025.00 (including 10% tax)

Length: 5 days


This course is designed to train anyone who wishes to perform laboratory assessments using ISO/IEC 17025 as the assessment standard.


Laboratory staff or management who require a sound understanding of the assessment process, or for the purpose of conducting second party audits on subcontract facilities or suppliers. It is also of benefit to staff from conformity assessment bodies involved with assessing or monitoring laboratory operations.


  • Understanding and applying the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025
  • Fundamentals of Assessment
  • Planning and Organising Assessments
  • Conduct of Assessments
  • Assessment techniques
  • Closing Out the Assessment
  • International Perspective


The course involves extensive practical exercises. Participant evaluation is carried out by a mix of individual and group assessments in both open and closed book formats.

These assessments are an optional component of the course. If completed successfully, participants will receive an Exemplar Global certified Certificate of Successful Completion. A NATA Certificate of Attendance will be issued to those participants who do not wish to undertake the assessment tasks.

This course provides an up-to-date learning experience. The content has been developed using extensive industry consultation through NATA’s network of professional staff and contacts. However, it should be noted that this is not a Nationally Recognised training course.

If you have any questions please contact:

NATA Training Services Group
Phone: 1800 621 666