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Quality controller MGPS refresher

MGQCr
2 days
Also available as an onsite course

Course Details

Course code
MGQCr
Days
2 days
Category
Medical Gases
Tags
Healthcare
Accreditation
Training method
Scheduled | Onsite

The course will refresh skills and competencies to meet the criteria of both HTM 02-01 and the NHS Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance Committee. Upon completion of a practical assessment and exam, this course enables learners to be re-registered onto the Quality Controller (MGPS) register.

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Eastwood Park is one of only two organisations in the country to deliver this training which ensures the continued competence of quality controllers of medical gas pipeline systems.

Who is the course for

This course is for existing Quality Controller (MGPS) Pharmacists who are currently on the national QC register and who require medical gas CPD and assessment for re-registration on the UK national register.

The course is activity-based, involving both table top exercises and hands on practical. Sharing experiences is a key part of the learning process.

How often should I complete this refresher training?

Quality Controller retraining and reassessment should be carried out at regular intervals. The recommended interval for refresher training is every 5 years.

Aims & objectives

The course will refresh skills and competencies to meet the criteria of both HTM 02-01 and the NHS Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance Committee.

Upon completion of a practical assessment and exam, this course enables learners to be re-registered onto the Quality Controller (MGPS) register.

 

BY THE END OF THE COURSE YOU WILL BE ABLE TO:

– Identify hazards of Medical gases and the necessary precautions

– Identify and understand the components which make up a medical gas system to HTM 02-01

– Describe the correct method of cylinder management

– Complete permit to work forms and define the role of the QC in the PTW process

– Operate medical gas test equipment (particulate filter, dew point, oil mist and gas analysers)

– Carry out quarterly testing of manufactured gases

– Carry out the Pharmaceutical testing as HTM 02-01 standards on newly installed pipework. Including problem solving

Additional information

Please bring your own test equipment so we can compare findings when carrying out practical gas testing exercises.

Accreditation

The course meets the requirements of NHS Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance Committee. For clarification on the registration process please contact Lynn Morrison or Tim Sizer.

Booking your course

This course is delivered on an on-demand basis and scheduled as needed. You can register your interest by following the link below and we will be in touch shortly to discuss your training options.

Take a look at where you will train

Our extensive practical facilities give learners the chance to gain valuable hands-on experience within a safe and controlled environment.

Course FAQs

If you are booked onto one of our Competent or Authorised Person courses then you need to bring suitable clothing for brazing and a pair of safety shoes or boots for cylinder handling.  Gloves and eye protection are provided by Eastwood park. Call our Sales team for advice on +44 (0)1454 262777.

To book one of our courses follow the ‘book now’ link above or call our sales team on  +44 (0)1454 262777.

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