STEP 2: Then you can take our level 5 University Higher Certificate in Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Product Manufacturing course to move into more senior roles with a higher salary. Typical roles
- Validation Technician – you work directly for a pharmaceutical company on ongoing projects. (Some pharma companies might call this role: CQV Specialist, Validation Specialist or C&Q Specialist)
- Validation Team Member – you work with an engineering consultancy firm on capital projects. (Some engineering consultancies might also call this role: CQV Specialist, Validation Specialist or C&Q Specialist)
(Note that actual job titles will vary – the key distinction is between who’d employ you and what type of projects you’d work on).
And with more work experience
- Validation Project Manager
- Process Engineer
- Cleaning Validation Specialist
Salaries range from £27,0000 – £45,000 plus overtime, bonuses and allowances. (Based on UK job data).
STEP 3: Take 6 more modules to get a level 6 BSc (Hons) Degree in Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Product Manufacturing