Alexey Khersontsev launched a series of seminars of the National Institute of Accreditation at the Federal Service for Accreditation

April 26, 2017

On April 20-21, 2017, the first seminar of a series of thematic seminars of the National Accreditation Institute of the Federal Service for Accreditation was held at the premises of Plekhanov Russian University of Economic on the topic "The basics of the legislation of the national accreditation system. Practical aspects of the preparation for the accreditation procedure and surveillance of the certification body".

The seminar was opened by the head of the Federal Service for Accreditation Aleksey Khersontsev who noted the importance of implementation of a system programs to improve skills in the field of accreditation and conformity assessment. The representatives of the Control Over Accredited Persons Activities Department, Legal and International Cooperation Department, Administrative, Financial and Information Technologies Department, leading assessors of the National Institute of Accreditation as well as the faculty members of Plekhanov Russian Academy of Economics spoke with the reports to the members of the seminar.

The seminar covered the topical issues in the field of legislative changes, theoretical and practical issues concerning modern approaches to ensuring compliance with the requirements of the national accreditation system, as well as attestation of an applicant, an accredited person with the accreditation criteria. The next scheduled seminar of the National Institute of Accreditation at the Federal Service for Accreditation will cover the topic titled "The basics of the legislation of the national accreditation system. Practical aspects of the organization of testing laboratories".