PROFICIENCY TESTING PROVIDER (PTP)

UABI provides accreditation as per international standard i.e., ISO 17043:2010 which specifies “Conformity assessment – General requirements for Proficiency testing”. This standard generally specifies general requirements for the competence of providers of proficiency testing schemes and for the development enhancement of proficiency testing schemes. International standards which are in line with ISO 17043:2010 is ISO 13528:2021 providing detailed guidance on the use of respective methods in proficiency testing techniques.

WHAT IS PROFICIENCY TESTING PROGRAM ?

  • It is the criteria that defines or evaluate CAB performance in terms of testing as per relevant defined criteria such as Indian standards/ISO/CPWD/MoRTH/APHA/Compendium/ AOAC etc.
  • Provides confidence in terms of testing to CAB and technicians respectively against pre-defined criteria set-up by PT providers.

BENEFITS FROM PROFICIECNY TESTING PROGRAM

  • CAB can provide enhancement in scope at any time during their course of accreditation cycle.
  • Results are used for method validations or for new method development.
  • For publishing papers and helps in improvement of new standards.

GUIDANCE USED FOR PROFICIENCY TESTING ACCREDITATION

  • ISO 17043:2010
  • ISO 13528:2021

Notes:

  • For any kind of query on scope of accreditation or application form, kindly drop us the query at query@uabi.org..
  • For any kind of query on fees structure kindly see document no UABI 449 (Finance and structure) or drop us the query at finance@uabi.org.