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GMP: FDA Inspection Readiness - Part 3 (ELM-124)

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Method of Training: Online / Self-paced eLearning.
Credits: 0.1 CPD Credits.
Duration: ~45 minutes.
Self-paced Training: 24/7 access to course.
Enrollment Period: 3 months.
CPD Accredited TrainingCatalog: Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP).
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PRICE: USD $199.00

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Biopharma Institute LogoTraining Program: GMP: FDA Inspection Readiness - Part 3
Training Provided By: Biopharma Institute

Schedule: Self-paced. Immediate access to training materials upon ordering.

Description: Online training with immediate access upon enrollment. Biopharma Institute ReviewsThe US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is responsible for regulating the safety, efficacy, and quality of therapeutic products that save or improve human lives. Firms looking to approve pharmaceuticals, biopharmaceuticals, and medical devices must comply with these regulations or face sanctions and/or setbacks. FDA pre-approval inspections will focus on the past (corroboration of the data on which approval will be based), present (your organizational structure, delegation of responsibilities, written procedures, quality systems, culture of compliance) and future (your understanding and readiness for post-approval statutory obligations, including commercial vigilance plans).
Certification Requirements: Students must view the entire program and successfully pass an online, multiple-choice final assessment with passing score within a 90-day period of time (180 days for Professional Certification Programs). Certificate is accessible in PDF format immediately after satisfying requirements.

GMP: FDA Inspection Readiness - Part 3 course is included in the following Professional Certification Programs:

FDA Inspection Readiness for Professionals: Review the individual courses included in this program (see below) for program descriptions and outlines. This online training program includes immediate access after enrollment. Username, password, and instru ... Learn more


Learning objectives
Who should take this course?
Course modules

Introduction to GMP Auditing
What is an audit?
Why GMP audit?
Safety, business and compliance
Types of GMP audits
Internal audit (Self inspection)
Regulatory audits
Who conducts GMP audits?
Key principles of GMP audits - Auditors
Key Principles of GMP audits - Process
Benefits of GMP audits

The GMP Audit Process
The GMP audit process

Phase 1: Preparation and Planning of the GMP Audit
Determine the basis for the audit
What is the purpose of the audit?
What is your role?
What are the standards?
What is the scope?
Determine the feasibility of the audit
Review documents
Prepare the audit plan
Audit plan communication
Prepare work documents

Phase 2: Performing the Quality Audit
The audit process
The opening meeting
Avoid unproductive meetings
The site area tour
Collect information
Records review
Beginning the conference room pilot
Auditing techniques
Horizontal auditing
Vertical auditing
The ideal combination
Other auditing techniques
General audit findings
The daily wrap up
Classify audit observations
Critical deficiency
Major deficiency
Minor/Other deficiency
The close-out meeting

Phase 3: Preparation, Approval & Distribution of the Audit Report
Preparation of the audit report
Report comments
What should not be in the report
Approve and distribute the audit report
Conduct follow up audit

Phase 4: Audit Closure

The System Based Approach
Typical systems
Quality assurance system
Validation / qualification system
Material system
Premises and equipment systems
Packaging and labelling systems
Laboratory control systems (LIMS)
Research and development systems (R&D)
Engineering and maintenance systems
Utilities systems
Warehousing systems

The GMP Auditor
How to be a successful auditor
Professional experience
Knowledge and skills
Audit principles
Management systems and references
Organizational situations
Law and regulatory requirements
Personal suitability
Difficult situations

Examples of Audit Findings
Examples of GMP non-compliance
Quality systems
Facility systems
Equipment systems
Material systems
Production and process control systems
Packaging and labelling
Laboratory control systems
Organizational and personnel
Records and reports
Returned and salvaged products

Final Assessment



Skill Level:

This training program has been developed to train employees with Intermediate Knowledge of FDA Inspection Readiness (GMP Auditing).

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