Services

 

SLATL is committed to provide all possible support to member laboratories in achieving quality of the testing services provided through various programmes.

Training:

SLATL organizes training workshops and seminars for the benefit of members and the programmes concluded in 2010 and programmes planned for 2011 are given below.

 

2010

Seminar on Quality Management in Testing laboratories
 

The above seminar was held concurrently with the Annual General Meeting. The programme is given below

 

8.30 – 9.00

Registration of Participants

9.00 – 9.05

Welcome address by President, SLATL

9.05 – 9.35

Quality Infrastructure
By
Dr. Azeez M. Mubarak
Director/CEO – Industrial Technology Institute

9.35 – 10.05

International Recognition through Laboratory Accreditation
By
Mr. Thilak Wickremasinghe
Acting Director – Sri Lanka Accreditation Board for Conformity Assessment

10.05 – 10.35

Understanding the concept of Measurement traceability and Uncertainty of measurement
By
Mr. Rohan G Perera
Director – Metrology, Sri Lanka Standards Institute

10.35 – 10. 50

Discussion

TEA

 

ISO 17025 Quality Management System

  A full day customized programme for the laboratory staff of Fonterra Brands (Pvt) Limited  was organized by SLATL on a special request made by the Quality Assurance Manager of the Group. The training programme was followed by an evaluation.

 

2011

To be announced shortly
 

 

 


Proficiency testing programmes:

2010

Histamine in fish
 

This programme was conducted in collaboration with the Industrial Technology institute (ITI) and 17 laboratories participated

   
Water microbiology
 

This programme was conducted in collaboration with the Industrial Technology institute (ITI) and .. laboratories participated

   
Tea microbiology
 

This programme was conducted in collaboration with the Industrial Technology institute (ITI) and .. laboratories participated

   
Black tea – Chemical analysis
 

This programme was organized by SLATL and the reports were distributed on 6th January 2011.

 

2011

To be announced shortly
 

 

 

Library Services:

 

The SLATL has established a library for the students following the Private Sector Medical Laboratory Technologists Training programme at the SLATL office. The library has text books, CDs and other literature on the subjects that are covered in the programme. The students of this programme can borrow books and other literature available and also access the Internet facilities.