The Quality and Regulatory Department of the Clinical Research Facility-Cork at the HRB-Clinical Research Facility, UCC will be running ICH-GCP training courses throughout 2017/2018. The course includes a brief introduction to the Drug Development Process, Principles of ICH-GCP, Investigator Responsibilities and Essential Documents. The course has been developed and will be delivered by CRF-C Quality and Regulatory Affairs Manager, Dr. Ruben Keane and CRF-C Monitor Ms. Maire McCarthy.

This ICH E6 GCP Investigator Site Training meets the Minimum Criteria for ICH GCP Investigator Site Personnel Training identified by TransCelerate BioPharma as necessary to enable mutual recognition of GCP training among trial sponsors. The course also has Category 1 approval from An Bord Alternais and Registered Nurses and Midwives who attend will receive 3.5 CUEs.  Physicians who attend the half-day course are eligible for 3 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points from the Royal College of Physicians in Ireland (RCPI).

Participants will receive a certificate of attendance following the course, this is valid for 2 years.

Course Dates:


If you would like to reserve a place on the course or if you have any further queries please do not hesitate to contact us at

12th September 2017 Morning session
15th November 2017 Afternoon session
24th January 2018 Morning session
15th March 2018 Afternoon session
8th May 2018 Morning session
19th July 2018 Afternoon session
19th September 2018 Morning session
13th November 2018 Afternoon session
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