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3 days
2,100 GBP excl. VAT
Full time
Online courses
Next available date: 17/11/2020 08:45 - Online courses

Course description

Pharmaceutical GMP

This intensive and highly interactive three-day GMP pharmaceutical training course is designed to teach you all you need to know about the latest EU requirements for Pharmaceutical GMP, so that you can go back to your workplace and put them into practice with your colleagues. Our GMP courses are known and respected all over the globe. Come and benefit from our experience!

It is a legal requirement that all staff receive training in pharmaceutical Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) at induction and regularly thereafter. Whether you’re just starting out in the industry or you’re an experienced member of staff changing roles to work in a GMP environment, this course will provide you with the fundamentals and latest updates regarding GMP.

This course covers key sections of the ever-changing EudraLex Volume 4 to provide a thorough understanding of the essentials of GMP.

Why choose NSF for your pharmaceutical GMP training?
- Tutors with real credibility and experience to bring GMP to life with examples and real-life stories
- Training designed to reach all learning styles and preferences
- Fantastic detailed reference material to take away and to become instantly useful
- Bring your questions and have the free consultancy of tapping into great experience from helpful tutors
- This course repeatedly achieves the highest customer satisfaction level of any of our courses, with 95% of participants rating it “very good” or “excellent”, have peace of mind that you’re in the best of hands
- This course now forms an entry level GMP training requirement for our very popular Pharmaceutical Quality Systems Auditor/Lead Auditor Training Programme

If you choose our virtual learning option, training will be delivered via a combination of an instructor-led virtual classroom and self-paced learning online. Full details will be sent to you following registration.

*All of NSF's pharmaceutical training courses can be brought on-site, tailored to your key concerns and delivered at a time that suits you.

Training Course Content

  • Why we have pharmaceutical good manufacturing practices
  • EudraLex Volume 4
  • Structure
  • Content
  • Application

A copy of EudraLex Volume 4 is provided and is used as the basis of this course.

  • Appreciation of what is important for patients
  • Developing safe medicines and where GMP fits in the lifecycle of a medicinal product
  • An understanding of global GMP and licensing requirements
  • ICH Q9: Quality Risk Management
  • Responsibility of management
  • Supplier assurance and oversight of supply chains
  • Facility design considerations
  • Key utilities such as water and HVAC
  • Validation, calibration and maintenance
  • Operating an effective PQS including taking a closer look at human error, deviations, change control and complaints
  • People and the importance of training and understanding
  • Good documentation design principles
  • Importance of packaging
  • Data integrity
  • Laboratory controls
  • Audits and self-inspections
  • Good distribution practices

Also includes:

  • Up-to-the-minute information on new pharmaceutical GMP initiatives and regulations
  • Key Changes Global GMP regulations
  • Practical advice on dealing with the difficult areas of pharmaceutical GMP
  • Access to experts for opinion on your GMP concerns

Why choose NSF International, Pharmaceutical Services

Trained over 1,300 delegates on our CQI and IRCA certified GMP PQS lead auditor training course

Provided expert pharmaceutical training for over 30 years

More people have become ‘Qualified Persons’ in Europe through our training programme than any other training provider


Multiple participant discounts available. Discounts also offered to NHS staff, regulators and charities.

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NSF International provides a comprehensive range of independent, third-party pharmaceutical and biotech support services covering consulting, training, auditing and regulatory guidance for the pharmaceutical industry. These services are delivered by some of the most knowledgeable experts in their fields. Our unique...

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NSF International, Pharmaceutical Services

The Georgian House, 22/24 West End
YO62 6AF York


Average rating 4.6

Based on 5 reviews

A. Gundumonu
Course is good and useful for all streams of pharma industry.
A. Sagay-Cholewa
Perfect course materials and excellent instructor knowledge of the subject. Tutors are very experienced and friendly.
Andrew Bowen
Good knowledge from instructors, well-structured course materials.
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