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Skills to Compete An Introduction to the Pharmaceutical Industry Night Class

The aim of this programme is to provide the learner with the basic knowledge and skills in complying with relevant health, safety and environmental regulations and controls in the life sciences industry.

Start Date: 07-03-2023Hours/week: 06 Hrs 00 MinsDuration: 5 weeks

Timetable

Day Mornings Afternoons Evenings
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Education Requirements
N/A

Age Requirements
Applicants must have reached the current statutory school leaving age.


Learning Aptitude
Good numerical and communication skills are essential including verbal and written command of the English language.


Previous Experience
No specific background is required for this course. If you have an interest in working in a regulated industry such as Pharmaceutical/Bio-Pharmaceutical/Medical Devices industry, or just interested in making a career change then you are most welcome to apply for this inductory course.

Module Award Body
Induction (Evenings)
Quality & Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Continuous Improvement in Manufacturing (CI)
Cleanroom Operations
Heating Ventilation & Air-Conditioning
Health, Safety and Environmental Awareness
On completion of the Training Programme learners will be provided with the basic knowledge and skills for the following:

1-Induction
State the planned outcomes and the conditions attached to attendance on the course; apply good safety, health and hygiene practices; state the basic principle involved in environmental issues and explain the meaning of equal opportunities.

2-Quality & Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Compliance with quality standards and good manufacturing practice.

3- Continuous Improvement in Manufacturing (CI)
To utilise a range of continuous improvement methodologies whilst working at operative level in the life sciences manufacturing sector.

4- Cleanroom Operations
Procedures for working at operative level in the cleanroom environment in the life sciences manufacturing sector.

5- Health, Safety and Environmental Awareness
Current health, safety and environmental regulations and controls for the life science. manufacturing or services sector.

6-Heating Ventilation & Air-Conditioning
Describe the system layout, component parts and on-line instrumentation for typical systems for HVAC

Provider

Waterford Training Centre


Location

Waterford Industrial Park , Cork Road , Waterford , X91PX02


Contact Details

Course Contact:
Catherine Prendergast

Email:
catherineprendergast@wwetb.ie

Phone:
051301593