Course Overview

An interactive two-day workshop focusing on the key requirements for the distribution and storage of pharmaceutical products and materials which will enable delegates to understand and effectively implement the principles of GDP at their facilities.

Why You Should Attend

This workshop will provide you with a thorough understanding of the regulatory requirements for operating within a storage and distribution center for materials or medicinal products in the pharmaceutical industry.

It will also give a practical understanding of the systems and processes required to be implemented to ensure that your operation is compliant and delivers product that is safe and efficacious in an efficient manner.

It is a great opportunity to network with other colleagues in the same industry and learn from their experiences as interactive discussion groups are built into the program.

This course is suitable for all levels of people involved in the handling and storage of medicines and pharmaceutical materials, from those working for multi-national companies distributing product worldwide to small independent warehouses wholesaling medicines.

By The End of This Workshop, You Will…

  • Have knowledge of legislative requirements for the storage and distribution of excipients, active substances and medicinal products
  • Know the fundamental elements of good distribution and storage practices
  • Know practical examples and best practices of how to implement key systems
  • Have a wider network of professionals working in distribution

Who Would Benefit

  • Trainee Responsible Persons (RPs)
  • Refresher training for RPs
  • New warehouse supervisors and managers or personnel who are new to GDP operations
  • Warehouse operatives, supervisors and managers who are new to the pharmaceutical industry
  • Auditors who are expected to inspect storage facilities
  • Personnel from new distribution operations

Facilitated By

Samantha Clack has worked in the pharmaceutical industry for over 20 years, ten years as a Qualified Person. She is currently named on three licenses as the Qualified Person and has also been named as the RP on wholesale distribution licenses in the past. She has extensive hands-on knowledge of pharmaceutical manufacturing and distribution and has worked for large multi-national companies as well as smaller operations including virtual organizations.

Workshop Fees

Course cost (excluding VAT)  £1,390.00


Early bird and multiple delegate booking discounts available. Discounts also offered to NHS staff, regulators and charities - contact us for details.

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