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Recorded Webinar – Annual Product Quality Reviews (APQRs)

March 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Recorded Webinar – Annual Product Quality Reviews (APQRs)

Recorded Webinar Time: 4 Hours Cost: CAD$300+HST (50% off of $600 – limited time only) Buy Now!


The training session on Annual Product Quality Reviews (APQRs) is designed to provide an in-depth understanding of the Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) requirements for APQRs. APQRs are critical components in ensuring consistent product quality and compliance with regulatory standards. The training will cover the key benefits, purposes, and effective implementation of APQRs in regulated industries. It also includes an exploration of Health Canada’s specific requirements, along with insights into the expectations of both Health Canada and the FDA. The session aims to enhance the participants’ ability to conduct comprehensive APQRs, encompassing aspects like data analysis, record-keeping, and decision-making based on APQR findings.

Course Outline:

  1. Introduction and GMP Requirements for APQRs: Overview of GMP standards and their application in APQRs.
  2. Key Benefits and Purpose for Effective APQRs: Understanding the importance and objectives of APQRs in product quality assurance.
  3. Typical Contents and Health Canada’s Requirements on APQR: Detailed analysis of APQR components and specific Canadian regulatory expectations.
  4. Records and Data: Essential record-keeping practices and data management for APQRs.
  5. Statistical Analysis of APQR Data: Techniques and tools for the statistical evaluation of APQR data.
  6. Approach on Preparing for APQRs: Strategies and methodologies for efficient preparation and execution of APQRs.
  7. Decision Making Based on APQRs: Utilizing APQR outcomes for informed decision-making and quality improvements.
  8. Health Canada and FDA’s Expectations for APQRs: Comparative study of Canadian and American regulatory perspectives on APQRs.
  9. Recent Inspection Trends in APQRs: Insights into current inspection trends and compliance issues related to APQRs.
  10. Workshop Activity: Practical exercises and group activities for hands-on experience.
  11. Q&A Session: An opportunity for participants to clarify doubts and discuss specific concerns.

Who Should Attend

This training is ideal for professionals involved in the quality assurance and control sectors of regulated industries, particularly pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, and healthcare products. It is suitable for:

  • Quality Assurance Managers and Specialists
  • Regulatory Affairs Professionals
  • Quality Control Personnel
  • Production Managers who oversee GMP processes
  • Compliance and Auditing Experts
  • Anyone interested in understanding and implementing APQRs within their organization

This training will be especially beneficial for those looking to enhance their knowledge of APQRs, adapt to recent regulatory changes, and improve their organization’s quality review processes.


March 26
8:00 am - 5:00 pm