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Handbook 130 - Price Verification


This 2-day seminar is designed so that participants will be able to understand and apply price verification procedures.

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this learning event, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the background and history of why and how the Examination Procedure Outline (EPO) on Price Verification was developed
  • Explain the EPO test procedures, documentation of findings and evaluation of inspection results 
  • Demonstrate and apply the EPO in a field setting

Technology Requirement(s):

Not applicable.

Materials & Supplies:

Not applicable.


There are no prerequisites for this seminar.

Minimum Requirement(s):

Students must be registered in the OWM Contacts System, be in attendance for the entire class, successfully complete assignments and successfully pass a final assessment. Students who do not fulfill these requirements will not receive a certificate of completion.


This learning event is for State Weights and Measures officials and is by invitation only.


There is no registration fee for this learning event. However, participants are responsible for their travel costs.


David Sefcik,
Office of Weights and Measures,
(301) 975 - 4868
Email: david.sefcik@nist.gov

Related Project(s):

NIST OWM has a number of other training opportunities scheduled. For more information:


Start Date: Wednesday, September 18, 2013
End Date: Thursday, September 19, 2013
Location: Marlboro, MA
Audience: Government
Format: Seminar



NIST Office of Weights and Measures


Register for participation using the Office of Weights and Measures Contact Management System. Database users must first establish an account by going to the link listed above. Follow the instructions to create an account unless you are already a registered user. Your request will be processed within one business day and then you will be sent a password so that you may begin to use the system. If you have any questions, please contact Isabel Chavez at (301) 975‑2128.

Registration Contact:

Yvonne Branden,
Office of Weights and Measures,
(301) 975 - 3272
Email: yvonne.branden@nist.gov

Isabel Chavez,
Office of Weights and Measures,
(301) 975 - 2128
Email: isabel.chavez@nist.gov

Registration Deadline:


Transportation Information:

Not applicable

Security Instructions:

Not applicable

Visitor Information:

Not applicable

Technical Contact:

David Sefcik
Office of Weights and Measures,
(301) 975 - 4868
Email: David.Sefcik@nist.gov