ISO 17025:2017

documentation for laboratory accreditation

ISO 17025 Quality Manual Template

Template Features

The ISO 17025 Quality Manual Template allows laboratories to document their Management System with confidence and speed.

Reduce the work! Get your documentation right the first time!

What you receive in the ISO 17025 Quality Manual Template:

1. The template to create your Quality Manual,

2. The Management System Procedures and Documents that can be used and/or 


3. Example forms that support the various ISO/IEC 17025 requirements for record

4. A User's Guide explaining each step in customizing the electronic file templates.

5. Presentations to assist in ISO/IEC 17025 training.

- Cover page

- Table of contents
-  Scope
-  Normative References
-  Terms and Definitions
-  2 sections addressing the General Requirements of ISO/IEC 17025

-  7 sections addressing the Structural Requirements of ISO/IEC 17025
-  6 sections addressing the Resource Requirements of ISO/IEC 17025

-  11 sections addressing the Process Requirements of ISO/IEC 17025

-  9 sections addressing the Management System Requirements of ISO/IEC 17025
-  Management System Procedures and example forms

  • Job Fact Sheet Template for Competence Requirements
  • Method Validation Plan Template
  • Personnel
  • Requirements for Facilities and Environmental Conditions
  • Equipment
  • Externally provided products and services
  • Review of requests, tenders and contracts
  • Sampling plan and method
  • Handling of test or calibration items
  • Ensuring the validity of results
  • Complaints
  • Nonconforming work
  • Internal audits
  • Method verification
  • Control of management system documents
  • Control of records
  • Laboratory risk and opportunity

The ISO 17025 Quality Manual Template, Management System Procedures and example forms are all Microsoft Word files that can be customized for your laboratory.

A User's Guide is included in the package to further assist in customizing the Quality Manual and to provide critical strategies and techniques to adopt the documentation into your specific laboratory.

Recognizing that one size does not fit all, our ISO 17025 Quality Manual Template has been designed to assist you in preparing a customized Quality Manual that will be unique to your laboratory.

In addition, two Microsoft Powerpoint presentations have been included in this package to assist with introducing laboratory management and personnel to the ISO/IEC 17025 standard. The presentations are:

- ISO/IEC 17025:2017 Executive Summary

- ISO/IEC 17025:2017 Overview