Accreditation of NDTL
Accreditation by World Anti Doping Agency (WADA):
The NDTL got the WADA accreditation on Sept 21, 2008 which was granted up to 31st Dec, 2008. The accreditation of WADA is granted on yearly basis and based on the evaluation of the proficiency testing participation results for the year 2016, the WADA accreditation status is extended for the year 2017.
Accreditation by National Accreditation Board for Testing & Calibration Laboratories (NABL):
1. Chemical Testing: NDTL is accreditated to ISO/IEC 17025:2005 by NABL in the field of Chemical testing in Human & Horse dope testing.
2. Biological Testing: NDTL got ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accreditation in the field of Biological Testing for the testing of Human Growth Hormone & Blood Parameters (Athlete Biological Passport) in April 2010.
PT Provider: NDTL is the only organisation who has achieved ISO/IEC 17043:2010 accreditation by NABL in the field of Chemical Testing (Drugs) for conducting Proficiency Testing Scheme.
Accreditation by College of American Pathologists:
The NDTL has been participating in College Of American Pathologists (CAP) Proficiency Testing (PT) Program from 2004 onwards. The accreditation of CAP is based on the performance of the lab in PT surveys received and reported 3 times in a year.