SERC is making a good progression in order to achieve the granting of ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation. SMTL (SERC Mechanical Testing Laboratory) is one of the laboratories that is being focused by SERC for the accreditation. SERC apply for the mechanical testing and only focused for both tensile and flexural testing at the moment.
Recently SERC had completed Adequancy Audit (Transition to ISO/IEC 17025:2017) cum Pre-Assessment with the Department of Standard Malaysia's auditors.
The adequacy audit was conducted on 18 February 2019 with the present of Lead Auditor and the Pre-Assessment was conducted day after that with both Lead Assessor and Technical Assessor.