QP or Not to QP - a webinar for aspiring QPs

1 Day/s

CPD Hours: 5


This is a packed session that explores everything involved in becoming a Qualified Person (QP). Attendees are encouraged to ask as many questions as they like to ensure that you leave with a clear understanding and can make an informed decision whether being a QP is for them or not

We cover the role of a QP, the level of commitment expected of a QP, what you can expect from the RSSL QP career path programme and the Viva assessment process and also look at the importance of the Sponsor as a mentor and the support they should provide throughout the training process.

The session is relevant for:

  • Those interest in becoming a QP
  • Anyone who wants to know what it takes to become a Qualified Person
  • Fully understand the Viva Assessment process
  • Sponsors who want to understand more about the QP Sponsor role
  • Budget holders who want to understand what is involved and the costs
  • Those who want to know how RSSL structures it training programme and how it differs from other suppliers
The session includes the following topics, as well as, the opportunity to ask questions throughout:

  • What is a Qualified Person?
  • The QP Journey
  • Applying for QP Eligibility
  • RSSL QP Programme
  • Open Discussion and Questions

    By the end of the course you will:

    • Understand what is involved in becoming a Qualified Person
    • Understand what makes a ‘good’ QP
    • Know what the opportunities are for the QP
    • Be aware of the requirements and expectations for QP Sponsors
    • Understand a QP Assessor’s view
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Meet the tutors

Graham Saunders

Graham is a permanent provisions eligible Qualified Person (QP) who has gained extensive QC and QA experience within the Pharmaceutical Industry since 1983. Recent positions have focused upon the application of GMP and design/implementation of Quality Systems at international manufacturing Sites and R&D facilities - with extensive experience gained on all commercial dosage forms plus Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) and Investigational Medicinal Products (IMP).

RSC QP Registration Standards Specialist

David Moulding, Registration Standards Specialist at the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), will be delivering a presentation covering QP Eligibility and the Application Process.

Rebecca Rutter

Rebecca is a Qualified Person and Responsible Person (Eligible to act as a Qualified Person under the permanent provisions) with expertise with Biotechnology products and provision of support for Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products (ATMP). She has held Director positions at some of the most prestigious pharmaceutical companies where she has specialised in setting up and running greenfield manufacturing facilities, systems, processes, supply chain and achieving strategic business milestones.

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