European Market Access for Weighing Instruments

Do you successfully wish to export your Automatic or Non-Automatic Weighing Instruments to Europe? Then it is important to understand  the European regulations that apply to weighing instruments.

During this one-day training course, you will learn how to navigate through the regulations for Weighing Instruments. What exactly does Legal Metrology mean in Europe? And what are the relevant responsibilities for manufacturers, their representatives and/or suppliers? Our experts, who are informed about the latest developments on the market of weighing instruments, are happy to answer these questions for you.

In addition, you will be given an explanation about the various manufacturer modules to put your instrument on the European market and you will learn how to find the relevant supporting documentation  on OIML recommendations and WELMEC guides.

You will also learn what to expect from Notified Bodies and supervisory bodies.

After completing this training course, you will be better prepared and you will have  a comprehensive overview of the steps you need to take from the initial product design to your product launch on the European market.

Content “European Market Access for Weighing Instruments”

The course addresses the following subjects:

  • Introduction
  • European Directives (MID and NAWI)
  • CE and Metrological markings
  • Placing on the market and putting into use
  • Responsibilities
  • Conformity examination
  • Technical documentation and name plate
  • Essential requirements and instrument-specific requirements: annex MI-001 – MI-010|
  • Presumption of conformity
  • The testing of your instrument
  • Discussion

Overview

Duration: 1 day
Level: Intermediate/ higher vocational education
Language: English
Maximum number of participants: 14
Minimum number of participants: 6
Investment: EUR 645 per person, excluding VAT, including course documentation, lunch and refreshments.

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Kees van Willenswaard

Kees van Willenswaard

Senior Account Manager, Worldwide,Netherlands

Expert on weighing, with 13 years experience in the field of type approvals followed by 7 years as lead assessor for module D evaluations. Since 2007 working as Senior Account Manager, helping manufacturers to access the word market with their measuring instruments.