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MECHANICAL TESTING Publications Checklist

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Field & Program ACCREDITATION CRITERIA PUBLICATIONS
NATA Rules 15 Jul 2016
NATA Rules Amendment Sheet 15 Jul 2016
NATA Rules Transition Statement (Feb 2015) 26 Feb 2015
NATA Rules Transition Statement (Jul 2016) 15 Jul 2016
NATA Policy Circular
Policy Circular 1 - Corporate Accreditations - NATA Accreditation of Multiple Site and/or Multiple Field Laboratories 20 Nov 2014
Policy Circular 2 - Proficiency Testing Policy 03 Apr 2015
Policy Circular 7 - NATA Privacy Policy 27 Jan 2016
Policy Circular 11 - Policy on Metrological Traceability 20 Oct 2015
Policy Circular 12 - NATA Policy on equipment assurance, in-house calibration and equipment verification 20 Oct 2015
Policy Circular 14 - Responsibilities of Authorised Representatives 12 Nov 2014
Policy Circular 15 - Recognition of ISO 9001 certification at NATA assessments 19 May 2012
Policy Circular 18 - Use of the NATA emblem, NATA endorsement and references to accreditation 15 Jul 2016
Policy Circular 40 - Forensic Operations Module 25 Sep 2012
Policy Circular 42 - Accreditation of New Branch Sites 24 Aug 2016
Mechanical Testing Accreditation Criteria Publication
ISO/IEC 17025 General Requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories
NOTE: This standard is not supplied by NATA but must be obtained by the facility from a supplier of Australian Standards
 
ISO/IEC 17025 Standard application document (SAD) for the accreditation of testing and calibration laboratories 13 Mar 2015
Mechanical Testing ISO/IEC 17025 Application Document 23 June 2015
Mechanical Testing Annex A - Classification of Testing Machines 22 Mar 2013
Mechanical Testing Annex B - Metals 23 June 2015
Mechanical Testing Annex C - Conformity assessment of Lifting equipment 22 July 2015
Mechanical Testing Annex D - Pulp/paper testing and related packaging products 23 June 2015
Mechanical Testing Annex E - Rubber/Plastics 23 June 2015
Mechanical Testing Annex F - Vehicle safety tests 23 June 2015
Mechanical Testing Annex G - Controlled environments 23 June 2015
Mechanical Testing Annex H - Microstructural tests 23 June 2015
Mechanical Testing Annex I - Textiles and Wool 23 June 2015
ACCREDITATION Guidance and Information Publications
NATA procedures for accreditation
Note: this information was previously included in Sections 1 and 2 of the Field/Program Application Documents (FADs)
17 Aug 2016
Classes of Test
Mechanical Testing Classes of Tests 12 Oct 2015
Equipment calibration and checks
General Equipment Table
Note: This information was previously included in the FAD under the section Measurement traceability
20 Oct 2015
Technical Note 13 - User checks and maintenance of laboratory balances 18 Mar 2014
Technical Note 19 - Liquid-in-glass thermometers - selection, use and calibration 22 Mar 2013
Technical Note 28 - In-house calibrations and measurement uncertainty 29 Nov 2016
Proficiency Testing (PT) Guidance & information
Selection of PT Providers checklist 12 Aug 2013
NATA General Technical Notes and Information Papers
Technical Note 17 - Guidelines for the validation and verification of quantitative and qualitative test methods 15 Oct 2013
Information Paper 8 - Assessment Effort 13 Dec 2012
General Information About NATA
About NATA 27 Jan 2016