Approved training courses

Course description

Beyond understanding, the QP and other pharmaceutical technical managers must ensure that the relevant laws are being complied with. Thus, a thorough understanding of the laws and legal processes, within the UK, Europe and beyond, is essential.

Subjects Covered
- Pharmaceutical legislation
- Regulations and guidance that dictate how we must work on a daily basis
- Why these laws exist and how they come into being
- Roles and responsibilities of the major international regulatory agencies
- The key role that QPs and pharmaceutical professionals must play to ensure compliance with international legislation in the interest of patient safety

Key Learning Objectives
On completion of this course, delegates will know and understand:

- Why we have medicines laws and what they seek to achieve
- UK mechanisms for controlling medicinal products
- European mechanisms for controlling medicinal products
- Similarities and differences in other countries’ relevant legislation, e.g. Brazil, Canada, China, India, Japan and the USA
- International harmonization activities of ICH and PIC/S


Please speak to Aimee Harding, QP Coordinator at NSF about entry requirements for both QP training and/or postgraduate qualifications.

Additional info

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.

Teaching method



5 day


£3150.00 GBP (plus VAT)

Training provider

NSF International



01751 432999

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