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Validation: Operational/Performance Qualification Protocols (VAL04)

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Duration: 2 hours, Online (the average time to complete the training program, including final assessments).
Credits Hours: 2
Self-paced Training: 24/7 access to course.
Enrollment Period: 3 months.
Catalog: Validation for BioPharma Companies.
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PRICE: USD $195.00

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Training Provided By: BioPharma Institute

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Description: Online training with immediate access upon enrollment. BioPharma Institute Reviews

This online program offers an introduction to operational qualification (OQ) and performance qualification (PQ). The entire program must be viewed by students. In order to pass, a multiple-choice, online final assessment must be accomplished with a passing grade of 80% or more.

Course objectives include the following: To illustrate a compilation of an OQ and PQ report, to demonstrate the preparation, approval, and execution of an OQ/PQ protocol, to offer a summary of the key differences between PQ and OQ, to identify and explain the responsibilities of PQ and OQ, to identify and explain the activities to be carried out during PQ and OQ, and to identify and explain the scope of PQ and OQ.

Once all course requirements have been satisfied, a certificate of completion is immediately available in PDF format. Course takers can attempt the final assessment any number of times, as needed, in order to achieve a passing grade. Topics covered in this course include detailed sessions involving an introduction to PQ and OQ, PQ Phase, OQ Phase, and a conclusion involving review, resources, and glossary.

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Certification Requirements: Students must view the entire program and successfully pass an online, multiple-choice final assessment with >80% passing grade within a 90 day period of time (180 days for Professional Certification Programs). Certificate is accessible in PDF format immediately after satisfying requirements.

The Validation: Operational/Performance Qualification Protocols course is found in the following professional certification program(s):

Pharmaceutical Validation Management Professional Certification Program: This online professional certification program includes an introduction to the principles behind the international regulations of effective validation and qualification. Additionally, it introduces the internat ... Learn more


1. Welcome
2. Outcomes
3. First Class Pharmaceuticals
4. Meet the V Team
5. The new line
6. Definitions

7. The scope of OQ
8. OQ responsibilities
9. Typical responsibilities of the vendor
10. Definitions
11. Protocol design considerations
12. OQ activities
13. OQ tests
14. Test requirements
15. Executing the protocol
16. Final OQ report
17. Review

18. The scope of PQ
19. PQ responsibilities
20. PQ steps
21. PQ activities
22. Microbial monitoring
23. Other considerations
24. Executing PQ 1
25. Executing PQ II
27. OQ/PQ comparison
28. Documentation requirements
29. Final PQ report
30. Review

31. Summary



--Identify and explain the scope of OQ and PQ.
--Identify and explain the activities to be carried our during OQ and PQ.
--Identify and explain the responsibilities of OQ and PQ.
--Summarize the key differences between OQ and PQ.
--Prepare, approve, and execute an OQ/PQ protocol.
--Compile an OQ and PQ report.

Online Training Program Benefits:

  • Immediate access to training: Instructions, username, password and receipt of payment emailed instantly upon online enrollment
  • Optimized for learning: Courses include voice-overs, easy navigation, progress checks, and high-quality animations to increase retention of subject matter
  • Self-paced courses: 24/7 access to individual courses for 90 days; and 180 days for professional certification programs
  • Flexible final assessments: Tests include multiple-choice questions and can be taken repeatedly until a passing score is achieved
  • Direct access to certificates: Documentation instantly available once course requirements have been fulfilled
  • Verification of training: Certificates can be verified online, and electronic badges are issued for all Professional Certification programs
  • Tuition reimbursement: Some employers may reimburse for training expenses; check on your company's requirements
  • Purchase orders (POs) accepted: If POs are required, request an invoice to start the procurement process
  • Corporate LMS compatibility: All courses are SCORM compliant and can be delivered from most corporate Learning Management Systems
  • Secure and safe access: Website and LMS offer an encrypted connection with firewall protection and daily scans for optimal level of security and performance
  • Career advancement: Professional certifications could be helpful for those seeking new careers or transitioning to different positions within their organization

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