Course Descriptor

The aim of this course is to introduce the biopharmaceutical industry and its associated processing principles and techniques to Engineers from a non-biopharma background. The course will expand attendees knowledge and understanding of all aspects of the bioprocessing industry. This online theory course introduces the biopharmaceutical industry and the main processes including upstream, downstream and fill finish operations.  This course includes interactive virtual tours of the NIBRT training facility. 

The course is offered in association with Engineers Ireland.

Course delivery method: Fully online

Introduction to Bioprocessing for Engineers

SKU: introduction-to-bioprocessing-for-engineers Category:

400.00

Dates:
  • 20/10/2022
  • 21/07/2022
  • 22/09/2022
  • 24/11/2022
Fee:
€400
Suitable for:

Anyone working in the (bio)pharma and related industries who wish to further their understanding of all aspects of biopharma manufacturing.

Who should attend

Anyone working in the (bio)pharma and related industries who wish to further their understanding of all aspects of biopharma manufacturing.

Key topics covered

  • Introduction to Biopharmaceuticals and Bioprocessing
  • Upstream, Downstream and Fill Finish Processing Theory
  • Virtual NIBRT Pilot Plant Facilities Overview and Tour
  • Cytiva Single Use Plant Facilities Overview and Virtual Tour

Learning outcomes

On completion of this module, attendees should be able to:

  • Describe the unit operations in  upstream, downstream and fill finish in a biopharmaceutical production process
  • Critically review the equipment used for biopharmaceutical production
  • Describe the need for aseptic processing in a cleanroom environment

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