Topic outline

  • The Role of the Responsible Person (incorporating Gold Standard and Recognised by the MHRA) - 2 day training course and GDP for Medicinal Products

    An intensive, practical, two day training course covering the role of the RP, and all of the Good Distribution Practice Guidelines, as interpreted in the Green Guide 2017, and in the Gold Standard. The Gold Standard has been written by Cogent and approved by the MHRA, and the expectation is that all RPs and deputy RPs will have been appropriately trained.

    Course Code FBE-059


    Delivery Classroom
    Role Role: Other, Manager/Senior Manager, Supervisor
    Competence Functional and Behavioural
    Sector Sector: Pharmaceuticals

    This Course is Aimed at

    Responsible Persons, Deputy RPs, Quality Managers, Warehouse Managers & Operatives, plus anyone who requires GDP training in depth.  This course is suitable for all RPs, deputy or trainee RPs.


    This course has been mapped to the Cogent Gold Standard and is formally recognised by the MHRA as meeting the Training Standard and the Cogent “Gold Standard” for the role of Responsible Person (RP).

    Programme Content and Key Areas

    This course will provide a down-to-earth approach to the requirements of the RP – providing in depth Good Distribution Practice knowledge and specific RP training, covering all of the sections of the Gold Standard as well as the Code of Practice The Responsible Person for GDP.

    Learning Outcomes

    The GDP guidelines require that training is “demonstrably effective” and there will be a multi-choice test at the end of the course (with opportunity to re-take if the required pass mark is not initially achieved). Individual, traceable training certificates are provided.

    Our trainers are Consultant RPs, registered with the MHRA, and constantly attending MHRA WDA inspections. The trainers will be available throughout the day to offer individual advice, and will be happy to provide email follow up if required.

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    Contact Us

     01325 740900

     Send us an enquiry

    If you would like to book onto this course or would like any further information please contact Karen McCallum on 01325 740900.