Testing Laboratory - Forensic
This document replaces CAN-P-1578.
Requirements and Guidance for the Accreditation for Forensic Testing Laboratories
Dear SCC Customer,
Our efforts to overhaul the Accreditation Services Branch operations are still ongoing. A modernized Quality Management System has been in place since the fall of 2013, and we have had two internal audits to test the effectiveness of the new QMS.
For Laboratories conducting DNA relationship testing,
If your laboratory is conducting, or considering conducting, DNA relationship or familial testing, please note that your laboratory is obligated to comply with the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025:2005, the requirements of CAN-P-1578 - Guidelines for the Accreditation of Forensic Testing Laboratories, Program Specialty Area - Forensic Testing Laboratories (PSA-FT).