17025 QMS Short Webinar 08 - Risks and Opportunities - Risk-based Thinking in Management Systems

Risk-based Thinking in Management Systems

Webinar 8 – Risks and Opportunities / Risk-based thinking in management systems

This hour-long webinar will explain relatively new requirement in management system standards regarding risks and opportunities. This requirement is often interpreted in a wrong way. We will discuss the meaning and benefits of implementation of risk-based thinking approach.
Presented by an international accreditation body assessor and member of numerous of ISO technical committees with over 20 years of experience as Certification and Accreditation expert and conformity assessment trainer.


  • What are the definitions and meaning of “risks” and “opportunities”
  • What risks and opportunities are already covered by international standards (ISO/IEC17025:2017)
  • What is the difference between “regular” and “on-going” risks identification
  • Is risk assessment really required?
  • Advantages of risk-based thinking approach implementation

Your Instructor

Natalya Roshka
Natalya Roshka

Natalya Roshka is an IAS Lead Assessor in the following accreditation programs: testing and calibration laboratories, inspection bodies, management system certification bodies, product certification bodies, and personnel certification bodies.

She earned her engineering degree from the Mechanical University in Saint-Petersburg (Russia).

She is an active member of the following ISO technical committee, ISO TC 176 (responsible for the development of ISO 9001:2015) and the ISO/CASCO Working Group responsible for the development ISO/IEC 17025:2017.

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