Quality assurance (QA) is a way of preventing mistakes or defects in manufactured products and avoiding problems when delivering solutions or services to customer. Only when you know the need, you can anticipate problem area or prospective problem areas better than newbie or an untrained person on the field. The existing employees of the industry understand the needs, work scenarios, role and responsibility of the quality division.
The Executive Diploma course targets to benefit such prospective candidates especially those targeting to harness benefits of being part of the much regarded and most important part of the healthcare industry- the quality assurance and quality control division. Quality control and assurance for medical devices is remarkably different for medical device sector, when compared to the pharmaceutical industry. With the knowledge of healthcare industry and its norms and working models it becomes easier for a candidate to grasp and adjust to delicacy and heavy responsibility of the role of quality inspector.
IGMPI offers an opportunity for everyone to come and learn with us the intricacies of this exciting career choice and be a very good professional at it through the learning acquired here.
Module 1: Quality, Quality Assurance and Quality Control in pharmaceutical and healthcare industries
Module 2: Medical Devices, In –vitro devices, Biologics & Combination Products: Introductory Module
Module 3: Qualification and Validation
Module 4: Quality Assurance and Quality Control- Possible Problems and Fixes
Module 5: Types of Quality Testing (models, types, procedures etc.)
Module 6: Quality Testing Tools and Techniques
Module 7: Current Good Manufacturing Practices for Medical Devices(International Perspective)
Module 8: Current Good Manufacturing Practices for Medical devices (Indian Perspective)
Module 9: Quality Management System (International Perspective)
Module 10: Introduction to Risk Management to Medical Devices
Module 11: Industry based Case Studies
All those working in the Pharmaceutical Industry or any sector of Healthcare industry or any other industry type (India) can apply for this short term programme. Life Science graduate/ B.Pharm/M pharm/MSc/ students pursuing or passed outs of Clinical Research degree or diploma courses are also eligible for the course. Working professionals of any of the following industry types Food manufacturing, Food Ingredient and Additive processing, Drugs manufacturing , Medical Device, Ayurveda, Pharmaceutical Industry Regulation, Clinical Research, Homeopathic or Ayurveda Medicine Manufacturing, Cosmetic Manufacturing, Biotechnology or any related industry are highly encouraged to apply for the programme.
Minimum time in which a student can complete this diploma course is 6 months while a maximum of 12 months is allowed to complete the course.
The registration dates for this bi-annual programme run by the institute are updated timely on the webpage. The Training sessions and webinars are scheduled preferably on weekends depending on the availability of visiting faculty.. Effective E-learning tools incorporated into the design of the webpage make the course lectures, videos and study material easily accessible. This gives huge window of self-regulated and self-paced performance to the participants.
IGMPI follows a credit system based on all all learning activities involved in studying for all PG Diploma, Executive Diploma and Certificate Programmes. Each of your modules is equal to 4 credits. To successfully complete the programme, you will have to earn all the credits assigned to your programme.
All the participants are obliged to timely submit completed assessment assignments (during the course, usually after every module) and appear for an online exam at the end of the course. After successful completion, the participants will be awarded Executive Diploma in Quality Assurance and Quality Control (Medical Device as Major) by IGMPI. This programme is approved by Quality Council of India (QCI), Government of India.
For all the above mentioned modules elaborate course material, self-assessment assignments and project work details would be provided by the Institute from time to time. Details get updated on the webpage as well.
The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing with placement assistance to in its participants. Besides, it has a robust placement cell comprised of senior level Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts which maintains close links with business and industry. This cell is continuously engaged in promoting the employability of our participants and encouraging the concerned Human Resources department and Hiring Managers to recruit/hire our participants for their vacant positions. The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing & interview skills.
The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing, interview skills & conducting mock interviews etc.
In recent months the Institute has witnessed more and more participation from professionals working with global pharmaceutical, healthcare and food giants like Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, Aurobindo Pharma, Glenmark Generics, Cipla, Wockhardt, Pfizer, Abbott, Medtronic, Foster Corporation, Ipca Laboratories, Calyx, Mother Dairy, Bliss GVS Pharma, Al Rawabi, Almarai, Green Pastures, Accenture, Wipro, Fortis Clinical Research, Quintiles, SeQuent, PepsiCo India, Mankind, Beryl Drugs, CFTRI, Ciron, Sun Pharmaceutical, Novartis, GlaxoSmithKline, Biocon, Apollo Hospitals, etc.
Medical Devices Industry is highly alluring sector now a days. Hence, there is fierce competition in this sector. Proper training and knowledge in this field is required so as to reach the pinnacle of success in this particular sector.
Professional and industry oriented training courses such as Quality Assurance and Quality Control (Medical Device as Major) by IGMPI, open doors for entry into the industry. Executive Diploma in Quality Assurance and Quality Control (Medical Device as Major) is a fast track course which endows theoretical as well as practical knowledge to the candidate required to sustain successfully in industry. After the completion of this course the candidate gets selected in industry/sector of his/her interest. This course is also beneficial for working professionals to gain hike in their sector by getting updated knowledge of the field.
Mr Vinod Arora, Principal Advisor, IGMPI
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