Continuous professional training for auditors and leadautitors is of utmost importance as the authorities expect qualified personal
performing audits. And GMP audits of suppliers, contract manufacturers and contract laboratories are a fundamental part of a Quality
Management System to assure the quality of a drug product. Only knowledgeable and highly qualified auditors can guarantee audits that
are useful for both the auditing company and the auditee. A continuous training in all GMP-related areas is therefore essential for
all GMP auditors.”
Recognising this need for further professional knowledge development, the ECA Academy has set up the programme for initial and
In order to reflect a continuous professional development for GMP auditors, this Certificate can be extended for continuous training.
Renewal is easy: the applicant can join any GMP-relevant ECA Training Course or Conference within two years. This flexibility takes
into account that GMP auditors have to broaden their knowledge in various GMP topics.
For questions relative to the ECA Certified GMP Auditor, please contact
To receive the certificate, the applicant must attend the following two courses:
- The GMP Auditor
- Efficient Supplier Qualification
plus one GMP-relevant course from any other ECA GMP Certification Programme.
After attending the third course, the applicant obtains the certificate "ECA Certified GMP Auditor”.
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