Data generated by environmental laboratories are used to make strategic decisions for all types of projects (investigation, remediation, compliance, etc.). It is vitally important that the data are of the highest quality to avoid costly resampling and budget overruns. The goal of this course is to provide information so that an individual can conduct an audit of an environmental laboratory. A laboratory audit ensures that the laboratory has quality systems in place, follows good laboratory practices, and generates data of integrity and quality. This course will help you conduct your own environmental laboratory audit.
Ms. White is the Director of Analytical Services at KeikaVentures, LLC. Ms. White has over 22 years of experience in the environmental industry which includes 10 years working for an environmental laboratory which specialized in air analyses. Her lab experience includes sample preparation, GC/MS, quality control, project management, sales and marketing. She is an OSHA approved instructor. Ms. White received a BS in Chemistry from Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN and completed a year of graduate level studies in analytical chemistry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
2 Contact Hours This represents the estimated time to complete the online course, including exercises. Actual times may vary from user to user.
The course fee entitles a single user to participate in the online course for at least six (6) months. Requests for additional time will be considered on a case-by-case basis, but are almost always honored. Hardcopy certificates are mailed (first class for domestic locations/standard airmail for international locations) and included in the course fee. Expedited shipping costs are additional.
“Ability for ME to manage the time, and complete section of the course when convenient to me.”
Andrew D. (Manufacturing)
“I enjoyed the information below the slides. There were OSHA notes for reference all through the program. I think this lesson was one of the best online classes I have taken”
Lemuel B. (Industrial)
“It was self-paced and let you go over material again. It's actually better than the courses I have been through with a MSHA instructor.”
Rhonda M. (Construction)
“Material was easy to read and understand. I like the fact that this course can be completed at any time.”
Alexander D. (Consulting)
“That I can do it on my own time, late at night or early in the morning when time allows. It's very convenient.”