This certification is intended for those who wish to gain practical experience of implementing risk management tools and techniques. For those who have already implemented Quality Risk Management it provides an opportunity to update their knowledge and skills to meet the challenging industry expectation. The certification is designed for all those with responsibility for managing, documenting, or implementing quality risk management within pharmaceutical organizations and suppliers.
This certification will dive into specific strategies and discussions on important elements of QRM such as defining the criteria for risk ratings and risk mitigation requirements; the importance and necessity of tracking and monitoring the outputs of risk assessments; and how to use risk assessment outputs for trending and process improvement. This certification is suitable for experienced working in the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and medical device industries who are participating in risk assessments, Managers Quality, Validation and Technical personnel.
The case study based approach in certification programme is designed for working professionals in full time employment who want to update their knowledge and gain required skills and attitude in the area in order to become a certified GMP professional in the domain. This certification is also beneficial for professionals from different streams to help them intensify their knowledge. This is an advanced certification having rigorous case studies based methodology throughout the duration.The training in QA & QC imparted by IGMPI is approved and certified by Quality Council of India, Government of India.
Module 1: Quality, Quality Assurance and Quality Control in pharmaceutical industry
Module 2: Qualification and Validation
Module 3: Quality Assurance and Quality Control- Possible Problems and Fixes
Module 4: Introduction to Quality Risk Management & Total Quality Management
Module 5: Computer System Validation (CSV)
Module 6: WHO Risk Based Approach Analysis
Module 7: Case Studies
Graduation in Pharma/Medical/Biomedical/Biotechnology/Microbiology/Science and Candidates appearing for the final year of Bachelor's degree/equivalent qualification exam or awaiting their results, are eligible to apply.
The registration dates for this certification run by the institute are updated timely on the webpage. Effective E-learning tools incorporated into the design of the webpage make the certification lectures, videos and study material easily accessible. This gives huge window of self regulated and self-paced performance to the participants. After registration confirmation by the institute, required study resources, assessment test papers will be dispatched to the participants. This study material is considered sufficient for the preparation of the certification exam. However, the participants should feel free to go through other study resources and resources as well. The certification examination will be notified after 2 months of the registration.
A one-time fees (lump sum paid at beginning of the certification) of Rs. 20,000/- (600 USD for overseas students) is mandatory. This covers the certification registration fee and examination fee. An additional membership fee of Rs 4500/-( USD 125 for overseas) is optional to pay in order to avail the services of Certified Study Resources and training for the preparation of the certification exam.
All the participants are expected to appear for online assessment for each module. After successful completion the participants will be certified as professional in Quality Risk Management by IGMPI. For all the above mentioned modules elaborate study resources, Assessment test paper and case studies would be provided by the Institute from time to time. Details get updated on the webpage as well. The certification will be awarded after the required levels of knowledge, skills, professionalism and attitude are assessed through the IGMPI assessment process.
In case the participant is not able to pass the certification exam in first attempt/exam notification, he/she will have to re- register for the next scheduled examination by submitting re- registration form along with the re- registration fee of Rs. 1500/-(50 USD). However, the participants will be given sufficient flexibility in scheduling their “First” certification exam.
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.
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, SeQuent, PepsiCo India, Mankind, Beryl Drugs, Allergy Therapeutics, CFTRI, Ciron, Sun Pharmaceutical, Novartis, GlaxoSmithKline, Ranbaxy , Biocon etc. The IGMPI's Corporate Resource Division actively recommends our students and training participants for various job requirements and specialized roles to Human Resource, Talent Acquisition as well as the heads of various departments in Pharmaceutical, Healthcare and Food industries on regular basis.
Mr Vinod Arora, Principal Advisor, IGMPI
Placement testimonials: Our alumni are working with Fortune 500 and global Pharmaceutical, Food and healthcare giants like