The Certified Pharmaceutical GMP Professional understands the GMP principles as regulated and guided by national and international agencies for the pharmaceutical industry. This covers finished human and veterinary drugs and biologics, ectoparasitacides, and dietary supplements (alternatively called nutraceuticals where regulated as drug products, as well as their component raw materials (includes active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and excipients), and packaging, and labeling operations.
1. Is this the right certification for you?
Understand the minimum expectations, requirements, experience, and the exam specifics for a Pharmaceutical GMP Professional.
2. Prepare for the exam.
Review the Body of Knowledge and references.
3. Choose an exam date.
Find the best date and location that works for you. (Note the application deadlines for each exam date.)
4. Apply for certification.
Fill the online application. Have your résumé and credit card ready.
ASQ requires that you recertify as a Certified Pharmaceutical GMP Professional every three years—either by documenting RU credits or by testing.
*USD 100 of your fee is an application fee, and is not refundable