PTS

Time schedule

GD Animal Health is continuously developing new proficiency testing schemes. Please consult the time schedule below to find all important dates for the upcoming PTS. GD Animal Health can also set up proficiency testing schemes for third parties or in cooperation with third parties.

You can click on the name of the PTS to open the information sheet. 

ISO 17043:2010 accredited

PTS with an asterix (*) are accredited according to the international standard ISO 17043:2010.

New PTS in 2018

Our new tests for 2018 are indicated with a bold category number.

Cat. no.  Proficiency testing scheme Closing date registration  Shipment samples  Closing date submission test results Final report + certificate 
January 
VLDIA234*  PTS PRRSV antibody detection January 5, 2018 Week 4  March 16, 2018 Week 18
VLDIA290*
PTS PRRS virus detection 
VLDIA225*  PTS IBV antibody detection
VLDIA296*  PTS IB virus detection
February 
VLDIA294
PTS App antibody detection February 2, 2018 Week 8 April 14, 2018 Week 22 
VLDIA285*
 
PTS PCV2 detection
VLDIA226*
 
PTS Mycoplasma (Mg/Ms) antibody detection
VLDIA303*
PTS Mycoplasma (Mg/Ms) bacteria detection
March 

VLDIA256*

PTS MAP antibody detection (milk and/or serum) March 2, 2018 Week 12 May 11, 2018
Week 26
VLDIA322  PTS MAP detection
VLDIA219*
 
PTS NDV antibody detection
VLDIA328
 
PTS ND virus detection 
VLDIA313*
PTS EDS antibody detection
April 
VLDIA172*
PTS IBDV antibody detection (Gumboro) 
March 23, 2018 Week 15 June 1, 2018 Week 29
VLDIA314*
PTS IBD virus detection (Gumboro) 
VLDIA286*
PTS BVD virus and antigen detection
VLDIA235*
PTS SRLVs (MVV/CAEV) antibody detection
VLDIA323  PTS Bacterial Identification cattle  April 27, 2018  Week 19  June 29, 2018  Week 30
VLDIA324  PTS Antibiotic susceptibility of bacterial strains cattle
VLDIA323  PTS Bacterial Identification poultry
VLDIA324  PTS Antibiotic susceptibility of bacterial strains poultry
VLDIA323  PTS Bacterial Identification companion animals
VLDIA324  PTS Antibiotic susceptibility of bacterial strains companion animals
August
VLDIA255*
PTS aMPV antibody detection (TRT)
August 3, 2018 Week 34 October 12, 2018 Week 48
VLDIA277*
PTS ARV antibody detection (REO)
VLDIA292*
PTS ILT antibody detection
VLDIA329  PTS CAV antibody detection 
VLDIA291*
PTS Brachyspira hyodysenteriae bacteria detection
October
VLDIA232*
PTS AI antibody detection August 31, 2018 Week 38 November 9, 2018 Week 2, 2019
VLDIA327  PTS AI virus detection 
VLDIA233

PTS Salmonella poultry antibody detection
VLDIA171*
PTS Salmonella porcine antibody detection
VLDIA295*
PTS SIV antibody detection
VLDIA323  PTS Bacterial Identification cattle  September 28, 2018  Week 41  November 30, 2018 Week 2, 2019 
VLDIA324  PTS Antibiotic susceptibility of bacterial strains cattle
VLDIA323  PTS Bacterial Identification swine 
VLDIA324  PTS Antibiotic susceptibility of bacterial strains swine

More information

pts@gdanimalhealth.com 

+31 (0)570-63 33 91

" Good results and Certificate of participation in PTS organised by GD Animal Health is a great evidence of our competence for ourselves, for accreditation bodies and for our customers. "
Irina Sobko,
Centre of Veterinary Diagnostics, CVD 
(Ukraine, Kyiv)   References
" Thanks to our participation in GD's Animal Health PTS, we as a laboratory are able to monitor, assess and where necessary improve the performance of our lab using a large number of tests. "
Dr. Ellen Van Driesschen,
Dierengezondheidszorg Vlaanderen References

PTS team