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PML Events

Displaying PML events from January 01, 2015 To December 30, 2015

Fundamentals of Metrology
January 26-30, 2015

The Fundamentals of Metrology seminar will introduce the participant to the concepts of measurement systems, units, measurement uncertainty, … more

Fundamentals of Metrology
February 9-13, 2015

The Fundamentals of Metrology seminar will introduce the participant to the concepts of measurement systems, units, measurement uncertainty, … more

Conducting an Effective Management Review
February 12, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will introduce the management review process, an important tool used by laboratories to foster communication between top … more

NIST Handbook 130 Price Verification
February 18-19, 2015

This 2 day seminar will provide inspectors with an understanding and application knowledge of the NIST Handbook 130 Examination Procedures Outline … more

Train the Trainer: Training Summit
February 24-26, 2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Office of Weights and Measures will hold a Training Summit for regional trainers to … more

Internal Auditing Best Practices
February 26, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will consider internal auditing techniques and best practices that are used by a metrology laboratory to comply with ISO/IEC … more

Fundamentos de Metrología
March 2-6, 2015

El seminario Fundamentos de Metrología presenta al participante los conceptos de sistemas de medición, unidades de medida, incertidumbre de … more

NIST Handbook 133 - Checking the Net Contents of Packaged Goods - Basic
March 9-12, 2015

This 4 day seminar will focus on the requirements and basic test procedures for packages labeled by weight. This will include, but not be limited … more

Mass Metrology Seminar
March 16-27, 2015

The Mass Metrology Seminar is a two-week, "hands-on" seminar. It incorporates approximately 30 percent lectures and 70 percent demonstrations and … more

Contract Review - Cancelled
March 19, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will introduce the fundamentals of contract review that are necessary to meet customer expectations and successfully implement … more

Livestock and Animal Scales
March 24-26, 2015

This 3 day seminar will teach students how to properly inspect and test livestock and animal scales, i.e., perform an official examination by … more

Document Control and Record Keeping
March 26, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will introduce the fundamentals of Laboratory Management System Document Control and Record Keeping that are necessary to … more

NISTIR 6969 SOP 8 - Part 1
April 1, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will examine calibrating large tolerance weights using the Modified Substitution Mass Calibration procedure (SOP 8).  Learning … more

NISTIR 6969 SOP 8 - Part 2
April 2, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will review and apply Uncertainty Calculations to the Modified Substitution Mass Calibration procedure from the "SOP 8, Part … more

NISTIR 7383 SOP 19 (18) - Part 1
April 8, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will examine the process of calibrating Volumetric Test Measures using NISTIR 7383 SOP 18 and compare this procedure to SOP 19 … more

NISTIR 7383 SOP 19 (18) - Part 2
April 9, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will review and apply Uncertainty Calculations to the Volume Transfer Calibration procedure from the "SOP 19 (18) Part 1" … more

Quantum Information Science: Innovation and the Path Forward
April 10, 2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology, Department of Commerce, is hosting a workshop in support of the Interagency Working Group on … more

Southeast Measurement Assurance Program (SEMAP)
April 13-16, 2015

This is the annual training session for metrologists from SEMAP. The sessions will cover updated proficiency testing software, analysis, planning, … more

NIST Handbook 133 - Checking the Net Contents of Packaged Goods - Basic
April 13-17, 2015

This 5 day seminar will focus on the requirements and basic test procedures for packages labeled by weight. This will include, but not be limited … more

Train the Trainer: Training Summit
April 14-16, 2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Office of Weights and Measures will hold a Training Summit for regional trainers to … more

Workshop: Measurement Challenges and Metrology for Monitoring CO2 Emissions from Smokestacks
April 20-21, 2015

NIST hosted its first workshop titled Measurement Challenges and Metrology for Monitoring CO 2 Emissions from Smokestacks held on April 20 and 21, … more

Mass Metrology Seminar
April 20-May 1, 2015

The Mass Metrology Seminar is a 2 week, "hands-on" seminar. It incorporates approximately 30 percent lectures and 70 percent demonstrations and … more

23rd Annual CIRMS Meeting "Fundamentals of Ionizing Radiation"
April 27-29, 2015

The 23rd Annual Meeting of the Council on Ionizing Radiation Measurements and Standards will focus on Fundamentals of Radiation Measurement … more

Western Measurement Assurance Program (WRAP)
May 4-7, 2015

This is the annual training session for metrologists from WRAP. The sessions will cover updated proficiency testing software, analysis, planning, … more

Advanced Mass Seminar
June 1-11, 2015

The 9 day, hands-on seminar focuses on the comprehension and application of the advanced mass procedures, the equations, and associated … more

NIST Handbook 133 - Checking the Net Contents of Packaged Goods - Basic
June 1-5, 2015

This 5 day seminar will focus on the requirements and basic test procedures for packages labeled by weight. This will include, but not be limited … more

Liquefied Petroleum Gas Liquid-Measuring Devices
June 1-5, 2015

This 5 day seminar will teach students how to properly inspect and test LPG metering systems, i.e., perform an official examination by properly … more

Nanotube Bolometer Workshop
July 22-23, 2015

The carbon-nanotube based bolometer presents our community with new opportunities in detecting photons – from UV to the far infrared. Please join … more

Fundamentals of Metrology
August 10-14, 2015

The Fundamentals of Metrology seminar will introduce the participant to the concepts of measurement systems, units, measurement uncertainty, … more

Contract Review
August 13, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will introduce the fundamentals of contract review that are necessary to meet customer expectations and successfully implement … more

Volume Metrology
August 17-21, 2015

This 5 day seminar incorporates approximately 30 percent lectures and 70 percent demonstrations and laboratory work in which the participant … more

Document Control and Record Keeping
August 27, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will introduce the fundamentals of Laboratory Management System Document Control and Record Keeping that are necessary to … more

Calibration Certificate Evaluation
September 10, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will introduce concepts necessary to successfully implement ISO/IEC 17025 compliant calibration certificates within the … more

Northeastern Measurement Assurance Program (NEMAP)
September 14-17, 2015

This is the annual training session for metrologists from NEMAP. The sessions will cover updated proficiency testing software, analysis, planning, … more

State Laboratory Annual Submission Process
September 24, 2015

This 2 hour webinar is for State Laboratory weights and measures staff to review annual submission requirements for OWM laboratory Recognition. … more

Southwestern Assurance Program (SWAP)
September 28-October 1, 2015

This is the annual training session for metrologists from SWAP. The sessions will cover updated proficiency testing software, analysis, planning, … more

MidAmerica Measurement Assurance Program (MidMAP)
October 5-8, 2015

This is the annual training session for metrologists from MidMAP. The sessions will cover updated proficiency testing software, analysis, … more

State Laboratory Workload Survey
October 13, 2015

Provide an opportunity to share the 2014 State Laboratory Workload Survey report to participants.  The eleventh edition of the State Laboratory … more

Caribbean Measurement Assurance Program (CaMAP)
October 19-23, 2015

This is the annual training session for metrologists from CaMAP. The sessions will cover updated proficiency testing software, analysis, planning, … more

NIST Handbook 133 - Checking the Net Contents of Packaged Goods - Basic
October 19-23, 2015

This 5 day seminar will focus on the requirements and basic test procedures for packages labeled by weight. This will include, but not be limited … more

Internal Auditing Best Practices
October 22, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will consider internal auditing techniques and best practices that are used by a metrology laboratory to comply with ISO/IEC … more

Mass Metrology Seminar
October 26-November 6, 2015

The Mass Metrology Seminar is a 2 week, "hands-on" seminar. It incorporates approximately 30 percent lectures and 70 percent demonstrations and … more

Dimensional Metrology Hands-on Workshop
November 3-5, 2015

The basic principles of dimensional metrology are the same for nearly every calibration made in typical labs. This seminar teaches these … more

NIST Handbook 133 "Checking the Net Contents of Packaged Goods" - Basic
November 16-20, 2015

This 5 day seminar will focus on the requirements and basic test procedures for packages labeled by weight. This will include, but not be limited … more

NIST Handbook 133 "Checking the Net Contents of Packaged Goods" - Volumetric
December 7-10, 2015

This 4 day seminar will focus on the NIST Handbook 133 compliance requirements and test procedures for packages and products labeled in both … more

Fundamentals of Metrology
December 7-11, 2015

The Fundamentals of Metrology seminar will introduce the participant to the concepts of measurement systems, units, measurement uncertainty, … more

Contact

General Information:
301-975-4200 Telephone
301-975-3038 Facsimile

James Olthoff, Director
Carl Williams, Deputy Director
100 Bureau Drive, M/S 8400
Gaithersburg, MD 20899-8400