About Us

BECOME PART OF THE QUALITY FIRST COMMUNITY. WE WILL SCULPT YOUR BUSINESS INTO A QUALITY DRIVEN, EMPOWERED ORGANIZATION.

We Have Experience In A Diverse Field Of Testing Laboratories And In An Array Of ISO And Other Standards

 
 
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About Quality First

Quality First was established in 2016 with a passion for quality. We have experience in a diverse field of testing laboratories and in an array of ISO and other standards.

  • Pathology Laboratories (ISO 15189)
  • Environmental Laboratories (ISO 17025)
  • Agriculture Laboratories (ISO 17025)
  • Veterinary Laboratories (ISO 17025)
  • Clinical Trials (GLP and GCLP)
  • Mining Laboratories (ISO 17025)
  • Food Laboratories (ISO 17025)
  • Calibration Laboratories (ISO 17025)
  • Organizations (ISO 9001)

our Mission

Transforming and empowering Laboratories and Healthcare in Africa through quality consultation, training and education.

our Vision

  1. Through quality education, aligned with higher education institutions to heighten the awareness of quality in laboratory and healthcare professions
  2. Through system implementation and consultation to reduce cost while optimising effectiveness and quality of laboratory and healthcare services
  3. Through collaboration with stakeholders, including government institutions to try and standardise laboratory practices in South Africa, and in doing so minimizing risk to ensure improved outcomes.

our Values

Excellence- we strive towards maintaining the highest standard in all we do
Teamwork- we work together with loyalty as a team to achieve the common goals of the company
Holistic- we recognise that two minds work better than one; engaging with others are important to us
Integrity- we conduct all our dealings honestly and fairly
Care- we display kindness and concern for others in whatever we do
Sustainability- we embrace sustainable best practices

What we Offer

Experience

We have extensive experience in South African and African countries and have worked with different accreditation bodies across the world.

Services

Your partner in Quality Management and Laboratory Management system implementation and optimisation.

Training

Staff development and training is the backbone of any organization. We can assist with any Quality Management or Laboratory Management training to ensure your organization work smarter, and not harder.

our Team

Janette Wassung

Janette Wassung

Managing Director

  Managing Director   Janette Wassung, a medical technologist by profession, is the Managing Director of Quality First PTY Ltd. She has more than 25 years’ experience in Quality and [...]

Leon Wassung

Leon Wassung

Director

  Director  

Nene Oche

Nene Oche

Consultant

  Consultant   Nene Oche is a conscientious Quality Management Professional with a first degree in Microbiology and a second in Applied Biosciences, working over 12 years within the [...]

Tracey Evans

Tracey Evans

Consultant

  Consultant   Tracey Evans has a MSc in Analytical Biochemistry and has over 15 years’ experience in Laboratory Quality Assurance and Management Systems. This includes ISO 9001 and [...]

Tracy Blanckensee

Tracy Blanckensee

Consultant

  Consultant   Tracy Blanckensee is a medical technologist by profession, qualified in Microbiology. She has more than 12 years’ experience in the pathology industry, including [...]