Understanding and Evaluating Measurement Uncertainty

Specialism: Uncertainty

Skill Level: Advanced Level

Delivery Method: e-Learning

Duration: 2 days

Course Status: Available

Price: £275

Course description

This is a two-day training course on understanding and evaluating measurement uncertainty. The course includes an introduction to the philosophy behind the Guide to the Expression of Uncertainty in Measurement (GUM) and the first Supplement to the GUM, which is concerned with using a Monte Carlo method for uncertainty evaluation. This is available as an open course as well as in-house. Please contact the NPL Training team.

Who is it for?

Suitable for practitioners in the area of measurement uncertainty evaluation.

Further Information

Certificate Type: NPL Certificate of Achievement
Available as open course: Yes
Available as in-house course: Yes

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Learning outcomes

  • Gain an in-depth understanding of measurement uncertainty.
  • Understand methods for measurement uncertainty evaluation and the circumstances in which those methods apply.
  • Understand model-based uncertainty evaluation.
  • Be able to make better use of the GUM.
  • Be able to tackle more challenging uncertainty evaluation problems than those covered directly by the GUM.

Date(s) of next course

Available at any time


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