Designed for auditors who perform internal audits in a pharmaceutical environment
Do you perform, or are you about to start performing, internal audits? If so, then this course is just for you. On our 2-day Pharma Internal Auditor course we cover how to professionally plan, perform, report and follow-up internal audits against GMP. This course is aimed at new auditors who have had no formal training and will show them how to perform effective and efficient audits in a pharmaceutical environment.
Use these links to navigate around this page:
Make a Booking
Our 2-day Pharma Internal Auditor training course is available on the following dates:
Tuesday 13th November to Wednesday 14th November 2018
Venue: Reading, Berkshire UK
Tuesday 4th June to Wednesday 5th June 2019
Venue: Reading, Berkshire UK
Tuesday 12th November to Wednesday 13th November 2019
Venue: Reading, Berkshire UK
The cost of the Pharma Internal Auditor course is £1190 plus VAT. Please note that events taking place in 2019 cost £1300 plus VAT. Course will be charged in GB pounds. The cost of accommodation is not included in the course cost. For full details of what is included in the cost see below. To find out more about the venue select the link in blue in this sentence.
Payment can be made by cheque, electronic transfer, credit or debit card. Payment must be made before the course start date. Either payment or a Purchase Order number will be required to secure a place on the course.
If you plan to pay by credit card then you should first look at this helpful information.
Alternatively, if you want to discuss any aspect of this Pharma Internal Auditor course or want to reserve a place, please send an email with your enquiry or call +44 1635 866699..
Group Bookings - discounts of up to 50%
Book 2 or more individuals from the same company for the same course date to enjoy substantial discounts. The first booking is charged at the full published rate with the second booking charged at full published rate minus 20%. A third or fourth booking is charged at full published rate minus 50%. These discounts are applied automatically when you make a booking.
Key Course Information
Who will the course benefit?
Our Pharma Internal Auditor course is aimed at people who perform internal and external audits, people who manage audit programmes as well as individuals who host auditors of their own organisation.
This Pharma Internal Auditor course is designed for those new to auditing. The course covers how to plan, perform, report and follow-up audits professionally. Delegates will learn about GMP and how to audit against GMP (as a standard) as well as the newer requirements of Q10 (Quality Management) and the ramifications of this document to GMP, including recent updates to EU GMP Chapters 1 and 2.
Day 1 Quality Management Systems and auditing
- Quality Management Systems and their evolution
- GMP – structure and legal status
- Types of audits and reasons for performing them
- GMP requirements for internal and supplier audits
- GMP and Pharmaceutical Quality Management development
- ICH Q9 and 10
- An overview of ISO 9001 and how many of its requirements are incorporated into ICH Q10
- Effective audit planning and preparation
Day 2 The audit process
- Review of documentation before the audit
- Good auditing techniques
- Checklist construction
- The opening meeting
- Audit role-play exercise
- The closing meeting
- Finding faults and identifying opportunities for improvement
- Non-conformity reporting and corrective actions
- Audit reports and post-audit activities
£1190 per delegate plus VAT. Course will be charged in GB pounds.
VAT will not be charged for courses held outside the UK. VAT will be charged for the courses held in the UK, however delegates from outside the UK but within the European Union (EU) will not be charged VAT if they supply their own company’s national VAT number when booking. VAT will not be charged for any delegates coming from outside the EU.
The cost of accommodation is not included in the course cost. If required you should book accommodation yourself directly with the hotel.
The cost includes:
- Refreshments and lunch during the course times.
- Course folder containing copies of slides and supplementary notes and handouts.
- Course attendance certificate.
Full tutor support and access during course times.
Day 1: 09.00 – 17.00 Day 2: 09.00 – 16.30
Reading, Berkshire, UK
The Holiday Inn – Reading South, 500 Basingstoke Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG2 0SL, UK. The hotel is very close to Junction 11 of the M4 – 25 miles west of London’s Heathrow Airport.
Telephone: + 44 (0)871 942 9067
e-mail: [email protected]
A special rate of £121 (including VAT) has been agreed with the hotel (subject to availability). This is for Bed and Breakfast and includes internet access. Quote “Inspired Pharma” when making your booking.
Why choose Inspired Pharma?
Arguably the finest Quality Management Systems tutor in the business, Peter’s enthusiasm for quality system thinking and his outstanding training abilities have gained him international praise and appeal. Peter is a leading quality management systems auditor and encourages auditors to think outside the “GMP box”.
Dominic Parry has worked in the pharmaceutical industry since 1992, and is a leading pharmaceutical quality management specialist. He is generally recognised as one of the leading GMP trainers in the UK and brings an enormous amount of interest, enthusiasm and fun into the training he presents.
Presented with great energy – I enjoyed this course
Excellent course – I highly recommend to anyone involved in audits
Not an easy subject to make interesting – but you did it!
A great course delivered in a brilliant way
Passionate tutors and a very interactive course
The great enthusiasm from the tutors made the course so interesting
The best training course I have ever been on
I liked the passion and commitment of both tutors
Thank you for providing me with more confidence
A fantastic double-act
Recent independently verified reviews about this course from Review.io
Find out about our course ranges
QMS News and Articles
Read our articles on QMS regulatory developments as well as news about our QMS training courses.
About Inspired Pharma
We help people in pharma organisations to continually improve their regulatory systems to gain competitive advantage and ensure compliance.
We offer a wide range of highly praised and respected classroom and online training courses and also provide our global pharma clients with consultancy support. Our classroom courses are available on a public schedule and also can be customised for inhouse delivery at a client site.
Find your way quickly to any part of our website by selecting any of the links in this section
Forthcoming Public Courses
03 Pharma GMP Lead Auditor Now Full
12 Data Integrity
All pharma training courses held in Reading UK unless stated otherwise. Click on course name for full details.
For 2019 dates select the green 'See all Courses and Dates' button above or to the left.
Online courses available anytime anywhere
Each course typically consists of 10-20 minute chapters of content followed by a quiz based assessment. The QP courses feature tutor assessment too. The learning is accessed over the internet using desktop computers, laptops, tablets and even smartphones.