Training and Competence Assessment
|Publication Date:||1 December 2016|
QMS03 provides the necessary background information and processes to develop training and competence assessment programs that meet regulatory and accreditation requirements and help ensure knowledgeable and competent personnel in all laboratory disciplines.3-14
QMS03 is intended for use by:
• Administrative and technical personnel who develop and deliver laboratory training and competence assessment programs
• Pathologists and laboratory medical directors
• Regulatory and accreditation organizations
This guideline is designed primarily for use in medical laboratories; however, the concepts are generic and can be applied in point-of-care testing, as well as research, public health, and veterinary laboratories.