Data Handling

You will learn how to review all paperwork associated with a specific test so as to incorporate quality assurance procedures. You will learn to review calculations and evaluate the results for proper rounding, significant figures, and units. You will learn to report results with the appropriate units and how to convert analytical data into the correct reporting units by using common conversion factors. You will also learn best practices and procedures for a final review of data, including how to implement an evaluation process to ensure test results are displayed with the correct test name, the appropriate parameter names, and the required permit limits. Run time: 29 minutes.