NVC E-Course Pharmaceutical Packaging (Online)

The course

Packaging of pharmaceutical products and medical devices requires specific knowledge in areas such as packaging materials, packaging machinery, legislation, risk and safety. These topics are discussed during four three-hour online training sessions.

The course language is business English and the course is globally accessible; you can participate from any place you wish (without any travel costs). All you need to attend the online sessions are a computer, headset, adequate internet connection and the possibility/permission to connect to the system we use for our online learning modules.
The course is provided by a live tutor, located in the NVC studio. Your live tutor will answer all your questions during the sessions or afterwards.

Can you run our online trainings without problems on your computer? You can test your connection for the live online meetings by using this link.

More information?
Do you have questions and/or would you like to receive more information, please contact us. We can also go through the list of references. We can be reached via education@nvc.nl or +31-(0)182-512411.

 

For whom?

This online course is the perfect choice for professionals who want to get up-to-date easily on the most important aspects of pharmaceutical packaging, without travelling while enjoying the benefits of an experienced live NVC tutor.

Previous participants include packaging managers, packaging technologist and QA-staff in the pharmaceutical and medical device industry.

 

Programme

The course consists of four three-hour online training sessions with live tutors on four separate days.

Training session 1 Basic principles and challenges of pharmaceutical packaging
  Basic principles and definitions of pharmaceutical packaging
  Challenges facing the industry and future trends & developments
  Pharmaceutical packaging regulations
   
Training session 2 Packaging Materials for pharmaceutical packaging
  Glass, plastics, metals, paper & board, closures
  Specifications and testing
  EU and US Pharmacopoeia
  Migration/exchange risks
  Statements of conformity
   
Training session 3 Packaging technology for pharmaceutical packaging
  Labelling and printing
  Packaging lines
  Filling techniques
  Apportionment techniques (items, dry products, liquid products)
  Repackaging techniques and coding techniques
  Material – machine interaction
  Inline checking/testing packed products
  Best practices of serialisation
   
Training session 4 Security and pharmaceutical packaging
  Tamper evidence
  Anti-counterfeiting
  Traceability
  Serialisation
  Child resistance (US/UK regulations)
   

The course consists of:

 1. Online training sessions provided by live NVC-tutor

 2. Preparation, assignments and commentary via online learning environment

Tutors

The NVC tutors are active in the specific field of pharmaceuticals and medical devices. Their profound knowledge and skills, as well as their insight into the latest trends and developments in the market guarantee high quality knowledge transfer.

Certificate

After completing this course with adequate participation effort, you will receive the NVC-certificate ‘NVC E-Course Pharmaceutical Packaging’.

Date and times

The next group will start 25 May 2018.

The NVC E-Course Pharmaceutical Packaging consists of four separate consecutive three-hour online training sessions with live tutors on separate days.

 

Costs

NVC members pay €870,00, non-members pay €1.070,00. For more information about the NVC membership, please click here.

More information?

Do you have questions and/or would you like to receive more information, please contact us. We can also go through the list of references. We can be reached via education@nvc.nl or +31-(0)182-512411.