Higher Certificate in Science in Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Programme Code: SG_SGOOD_C06
Mode: Online Learning
About Higher Certificate in Science in Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) is the part of Quality Assurance that ensures that products are consistently produced and controlled to the quality standards appropriate to their intended use.
About this Programme
The course covers a variety of topics including; basic science modules, occupational safety and health, GMP and quality assurance, manufacturing and process technology, contamination and clean room management. As the programme is delivered by distance learning and online learning, employees will be able to avail of training without the necessity to leave work.
Full details of individual modules are available in the official documentation here.
After you Graduate
The Higher Certificate in Science in GMP and Technology – Level 6 provides an opportunity to re-enter third level at Level 6 with the possibility of progress to Level 7 and 8 in allied areas, which is very appealing to staff working in industry.
Leaving Certificate or equivalent award. The course is aimed at people working in industry that may or may not have any previous qualifications.
Award: Level 6
Duration: 3 years part-time
Fees: €1,750 per year (€5,250 in total – 3 years)
In 2012 this programme was funded under the Springboard initiative. If you are unemployed, you may be entitled to free fees for this programme under this initiative. If this programme is funded you will find it and be able to submit an application on the Springboard site at www.springboardcourses.ie
Application Deadline: See Frequently Asked Questions
The School of Science
Tel: 071 913 7249