European Market Access for your Measuring Instruments

European Market Access

Do you successfully wish to export your measuring instruments to Europe? Or do you want to learn how to deal with legal requirements for specific applications or measuring installations? Then it is important to understand the European regulations that apply to these instruments.

During this one-day training course you will learn how to navigate through the regulations for all types of measuring 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 European and international market for measuring instruments, are happy to answer these questions for you.

In addition, you will be given an explanation about the various certification modules for manufacturers. Furthermore you will learn about the relevant EN standards, OIML recommendations and WELMEC guides, the latest information on these documents as well as their relationship with the legislation in Europe. You will also learn what to expect from Notified Bodies and supervisory bodies.

After completing this training course, you will be better prepared for the type approval tests and necessary inspections that are involved. You will get a comprehensive overview of the steps you need to take from initial product design to product launch on the European market.

Content “European Market Access for Measuring Instruments”

The course addresses the following subjects:

  • Introduction
  • Differences between European legislation and National legislation
  • Certification possibilities for specific measuring instruments mentioned under MID or NAWI directive
  • EN, IEC and OIML documents
  • Differences between harmonized standards and normative documents
  • Requirements for software (WELMEC 7.2)
  • Preparation for type approval (module B)
  • Discussion


Duration: 1 day
Level: Intermediate/ higher vocational education
Language: English
Maximum number of participants: 14
Minimum number of participants: 6
Investment: EUR 795 per person, excluding VAT, including course documentation, lunch and refreshments.

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