For over a century The British Standards Institution (BSI) has been helping businesses to raise their performance, compliance levels and enhance their competitiveness worldwide. BSI works with business experts, government bodies, trade associations and consumer groups to develop and implement standards and regulations and structure the knowledge all organizations need to succeed. Among the many services that BSI offers

are development of standards, quality system and product certification, providing specialized training courses as well as offer compliance tools and software. With over 650,000 customers in 150 countries and 58 offices worldwide, BSI provides global market access through training and certification to its clients worldwide.

BSI now brings its services for the medical device industry to Israel. In 2012, BSI has started to offer its Notified Body certification services, supporting Israeli manufacturers with access of their medical device to the EU and other international markets. By launching in 2013 its training courses in the Israeli market, Israeli medical device professionals can now also benefit from the knowledge and experience of one of the largest and best recognized Medical Device and IVD Notified Body in the world

Starting in April 2013, MedicSense will offer BSI certified courses such as ISO 13485 internal auditing, ISO 13485 lead auditor course, EU MDD, EU IVD, building effective Technical and Design Dossiers, Risk Management and more. BSI has contracted with MedicSense to manage and deliver the BSI Academy training portfolio in Israel. MedicSense has a long and successful history in the medical device sector and will bring its local expertise to support BSI with its training activities in Israel.

For additional information about BSI please visit http://medicaldevices.bsigroup.com