Assessor Bulletins are issued to communicate guidance relative to assessments, training requirements, and interpretation of accreditation requirements. Examples include procedures for reporting, providing definitions, and clarification of on-site assessment checklist items.
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|AB-9-2008||ECT||On-Site Assessment Report for ECT Laboratories|
|AB-14-2012||Calibration||Updated Assessment Instructions for Calibration Assessors|
|AB-17-2012||Selected testing LAPs||Revision of NVLAP Test Method Review Summary|
|AB-18-2012||Calibration||Gage Block Comparison with Dissimilar Materials|
|AB-21-2018||All||Launch of the nonconformity functionality for assessments in the Assessor Portal|
|AB-22-2018||All||Implementation of ISO/IEC 17025:2017 functionality for assessments in the Assessor Portal|
|AB-24-2018||All||Revision to the application submission information for new and renewal applicant laboratories for accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025:2017|
|AB-25-2019||All||Updates to the NIST Contract and UTRS Contract processes and forms|
|AB-27-2019||Calibration||Release of NIST Handbook 150-2, 2019 Edition|
|AB-30-2020||All||Implementation of the NVLAP Assessment Plan for assessor use in preparing for assessments and updated Laboratory Assessment Instructions for Assessors|
|AB-31-2020||All||General updates for the release of NIST Handbook 150:2020|
|AB-35-2022||All||Updates to the Laboratory Assessment Instructions for Assessors and the NVLAP Assessment Report forms|
|AB-37-2023||All||Updates to the NVLAP Invoice forms|