TBS through the Training Section has engaged in imparting useful skills in the area of standardization and quality assurance since its inception, where thousands of personnel in different disciplines have been trained and the number continue to grow with every passing time. The Bureau proudly continues to provide training services through outcome-based courses. The Bureau also continues to provide outstanding and professional training services to all customers. This is to ensure that training remains relevant and maximizes return on investment.

The Bureau is further committed in providing knowledge, not only nationally, but also to its partners within the East African Community (EAC), Southern African Development Community (SADC) and all interested parties.

The following are the areas of the current training courses offered:

a) ISO 9001, Quality Management System;

b) ISO/ IEC 17025, General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories;

c) ISO 15189, Requirements for quality and competence in medical laboratories;

d) ISO 22000, Food Safety Management System;

e) ISO 14001, Environmental Management System;

f) TZS 1770, Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) System —Requirements for any organization in the food chain;

g) Sensitization seminar, training and workshop to Micro, Small and Medium Entrepreneurs (MSMEs) on standardization and quality assurance; and

h) Other customized standardization and quality assurance courses.

Consultancy Services

TBS assists organizations which need/require to implement management system services in the following areas: documentation of manual, procedures, risk matrix, scope, operational process, objectives quality plans, conduct internal audit, management review and other based on management system requirements.

Duration: Consultancy service depends on the context of the organization.

Expected output: Management System manual, standard operating procedures, identified operational process (SOPs), documented risk matrix and mitigation mechanisms, work instructions, forms, audit plan, audit objectives, internal audit report, management review outputs and others based on management system requirements.