Webinar Includes : All the training handouts , certificate ,Q/A and 90 mins Live Webinar

Training Overview

This webinar can help you understand your responsibilities in terms of Purchasing Controls enabling you to provide safe and effective products to your customers. Learn how to prevent quality and compliance problems by having a strong system for Purchasing Controls, Receiving Inspection, and Supplier Audit! This webinar will help you to understand the regulations and how you can translate them into an efficient and effective process for purchasing/ supplier control. You’ll learn about the essential elements of purchasing control and how you can translate them into your procedures. We’ll discuss the process steps for purchasing control and how it relates to other parts of your QMS including receiving and acceptance activities.                                                                                        

Supplier Audits are an important part of ensuring the use of acceptable suppliers. This important task has become more difficult during a global pandemic.  This webinar will provide insights into how to use remote auditing techniques to minimize the risk and maximize the benefits of conducting audits remotely.    

Why Should You Attend

Inadequate supplier/purchasing control can lead to a multitude of problems including rejections or delays at receiving inspection; non-conformances and scrap on your manufacturing lines; and quality problems that can manifest later in the field resulting in MDRs and recalls. 

Purchasing Controls have received significant scrutiny from the FDA in recent years due to an increase in adverse events and recalls. Purchasing Controls continue to be a leading source of 483 and Warning Letter citations

Webinar Takeaway

This 90-minute webinar will focus on establishing an effective and efficient system of purchasing controls. Topics to be covered include:

  • Understanding the regulations
  • Lessons Learned
  • FDA Expectations
  • Authority and Scope
  • Balance between Supplier Control and Receiving Acceptance
  • Purchasing Controls Process
  • Planning
  • Evaluation of Suppliers
  • Purchasing Data
  • Performance Management
  • Feedback and Communication
  • Supplier Audits during a global pandemic

Who Will Benefit

  • Supplier Engineers
  • Supplier/Purchasing Managers
  • Quality Engineers
  • Supplier Quality Engineers
  • Compliance Personnel
  • Supplier Auditors
  • Compliance Specialists


Choose a Purchase Option


$199

Live Webinar - Single Participant

You get one log-in for the live 90-minute webinar for one participant, presentation materials and the opportunity to ask questions by phone and email

$495

Group-Max. 5 Attendees - Live + 12 month Access

You get max. 5 log-in for the live 90-minute webinar for all the participant, presentation materials and the opportunity to ask questions by phone and email. Recorded Access is Included for 12 month.

$1,095

Live Group Up to 10 Participants + 12 month access

You get 10 log-in for the live 90-minute webinar for all the participant, presentation materials and the opportunity to ask questions by phone and email. 12 month Recorded Access is Included.

$299

Recorded Access Single Participant

You'll have 12 month single user access to log-in for an archived recording of the entire 90-minute webinar, including the Q&A period . You can log in any time of day or night. You'll also receive all presentation materials, plus an audio recording and transcript for the entire session. Delivery is approximately 48 hours after the session

$499

Recorded Access Corporate Group

You'll have 12 month group access to log-in for an archived recording of the entire 90-minute webinar, including the Q&A period . You can log in any time of day or night. You'll also receive all presentation materials, plus an audio recording and transcript for the entire session. Delivery is approximately 48 hours after the session

FDA Faculty Susanne Manz

Susanne Manz

Consultant | Educator | Author

Baltimore, Maryland Area

Susanne Manz, MBA, MBB, RAC, CQA is an accomplished leader in the medical device industry with emphasis on quality, compliance, and Six Sigma. She has worked at industry leading companies such as GE, J&J, and Medtronic with an extensive background in quality and compliance for medical devices including roles as Worldwide Director of Design Quality, Worldwide Director of Product Quality, Executive Business Consultant, and Director of Corporate Compliance. She is a Presidential Scholar with a BS in Biomedical Engineering and an MBA from the University of New Mexico. She earned her Black Belt and Master Black Belt certifications in Six Sigma while at Johnson and Johnson. Susanne also holds Regulatory Affairs Certification from RAPS and Quality Auditor Certification from the American Society for Quality. Susanne has now established a consulting business with a mission to provide services to help medical device companies achieve world-class quality and compliance.  

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About World Compliance Seminars (WCS)

World Compliance Seminars (WCS) is one stop solution for all your pharmaceuticalbiotechnology and medical device certification program needs. The pharmaceutical and medical device training requirements are set forth by the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) and other major regulatory bodies like NIHEMA, as well as numerous European based national regulatory bodies.

These requirements are important to the training of pharmaceutical reps who are responsible for the education, professional development, and on-the-job training. The training is broken down into different sections to cover a wide variety of topics, including pharmaceutical formulation, pharmaceutical transfer processes , GLP, GMP, Clinical ComplianceProcess Validation, Global Regulatory Affairs, Document Management,GMP (Good manufacturing practice) QSR and CMC and many more.

The pharmaceutical and medical device requirements that the FDA has set forth are designed to protect the public's health and safety. Pharmaceutical reps must adhere to all of the regulations and education courses provided by the FDA in order to be considered one of the best in their field. They also must complete ongoing educational opportunities and maintenance programs in order to maintain relevance and career enhancement.

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