World Metrology Day 2019

To celebrate the launch of its recently revised version, “The International System of Units – Fundamentally better” has been chosen as the theme of this year’s World Metrology Day.

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Laboratory Pre-assessor 2019 Training Course

OVERVIEW The Trinidad and Tobago Laboratory Accreditation Service (TTLABS) cordially invites qualified, experienced laboratory personnel and technical experts to apply for its 2018 Pre-Assessor Training. The selected trainees will benefit from: 1. training and the practical application of competence criteria; 2. application of assessment and quality principles, practices and techniques;...

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TTS 412:2015, Steelpan – Terminology

Scope of standard This Standard defines common terms that are unique to the steelpan industry. It includes terms related to: instruments; manufacturing; personnel and performance; and accessories and facilities. NOTE 1: This terminology standard is categorized into four sub-clauses which groups the similar terms into each area and are not...

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For Public Comment: Voluntary National Standards for Information Security Management Systems

We invite you to share your views on the proposed draft Voluntary National Standards for Information Security Management Systems which are being issued for Public Comment. Closing date for comments: Monday 17th June 2019 PCTTS/ISO/IEC 27001:20XX, Information technology — Security techniques — Information security management systems — Requirements Scope: This...

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TTBS to Commence Mandatory Certification for Hollow Clay Blocks

“In fulfilling our mandate over the 2019 – 2022 period, our National Standardization Strategy focuses on high priority Products and Services, including Construction Goods. The standardization of these products contributes towards the overall mitigation against threats associated with natural disasters such as earthquakes, tropical storms and hurricanes which are known...

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LMI Conducts Market Awareness Session

When we go to the market, almost everything we buy is priced based on its weight – bananas, potatoes, tomatoes, lettuce, etc.  It is therefore important that the weighing scale is measuring the weight accurately.  If the scale is under-weighting, then the vendor is at a disadvantage.  For example, if...

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