NIST Handbook 143, Section 5.2, Table 2 notes that annual attendance at the RMAP training session is required for ongoing laboratory Recognition of State weights and measures metrology staff. Handbook 143, Program Handbook details the criteria used for WMD Laboratory Recognition. In addition, participation in ongoing RMAP proficiency tests (PTs) requires completion of training requirements to the designated level and attendance at the annual RMAP training sessions. The 2014 Combined RMAP will provide the required annual training for State weights and measures laboratory staff according to NIST Handbook 143. It will include technical training as well as proficiency testing planning and review.
Calculators and laptops are typical requirements at the annual RMAP training events.
Handouts and resources to be provided.
For weights and measures metrology staff and other metrologists who are regular attendees of the Regional Measurement Assurance Program (RMAP) training sessions. Additional metrology staff are welcome to register for the training.
Guest: $30.00, Thursday dinner see Agenda at a Glance
See detailed agenda.
NIST / Office of Weights and Measures
Class No. 5157
Time: 8:00a.m - 5:00p.m ET
Registration Deadline: OWM and NCSLI: September 30, 2014 (advance), or on-site.
Sheraton St. Louis City Center Hotel & Suites
400 S. 14th Street,
St. Louis, MO 63103
You will see NCSL International as the Group name for the Combined RMAP.