This 4 day seminar will focus on the NIST Handbook 133 Chapter 4 compliance requirements and test procedures for packages and products labeled by count, length, width, area and thickness. The class will include formal lecture, discussion, group exercises, audio-visual presentations, and extensive hands-on practice.
After this seminar, participants will be able to:
Participants will be provided with a notebook and class materials.
Students must have successfully completed a NIST taught NIST Handbook 133 - Checking the Net Contents of Packaged Goods -Basic course in 2011 or later.
To receive a Certificate of Successful Completion, students must be in attendance for the entire class and actively participate in all in-class activities. You will be assessed on your application of all the learning objectives of this course.
State Weights and Measures officials only.
There are no registration fees for this class. However, participants are responsible for their own transportation, lodging and meal expenses.
Office of Weights and Measures,
Phone: (301) 975 - 4868
Email: david.sefcik [at] nist.gov
You MUST bring a calculator. There will be no use of computers.
NIST / Office of Weights and Measures
California Division of Measurement Standards