Good Manufacturing Practice – Introduction

Course: Good Manufacturing Practice – Introduction

GMP made interesting



Available for in-house delivery, normally customised to emphasise site or company priority areas.



09.30 - 16.30 


Course overview:

This course provides a detailed introduction to pharmaceutical Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP).  Delegates will learn about GMP and how it is applied in a Manufacturing and Testing operation.  The course provides delegates with an increased knowledge of GMP for individuals in positions where this is essential for their effective performance and decision making.


Who will the course benefit?

This course is aimed principally at personnel new to Supervisory and Junior Management roles who need a more detailed explanation of GMP than is often provided by in-house GMP training courses and videos.  The course will also be of benefit for any Junior or Senior Managers who are new to pharmaceuticals and have had no GMP training previously.  The course is ideally suited to anyone working in Production, the Warehouse, QA, QC, Planning or Engineering.


Course contents:

An introduction to GMP

The history of GMP

Why do we have GMP in pharmaceuticals?

Licences for medicines and GMP enforcement

GMP in the Product Lifecycle

The legal status of GMP

The structure of the EU Guide to GMP / The UK Orange Guide

GMP in the USA

Current and future issues in GMP

Duties of key personnel and departments

The principle GMP requirements for documentation and records

GMP in the workplace


Preview feedback:

"Dominic was outstanding" - Site Head, NOVARTIS

"Excellent – well presented", Team Leader, TEVA

“An excellent course”, QA Officer, TEVA

“Very enjoyable”, Engineer, TEVA

“Well presented and interesting”, Director of Clinical Operations, TAKEDA

“Excellent – a very good trainer”, Compliance Specialist, TAKEDA



Dominic Parry

A highly respected GMP trainer with extensive GMP and Quality Management System experience, Dominic’s reputation for delivering high quality training courses is recognised worldwide.  He has been involved in presenting high quality GMP training courses for over 10 years with outstanding feedback received.


Course location: Local hotel or your site


£TBA - this depends on the level of customisation required