Transport of Pharma Products and Vaccines by Air - eLearning
Time and temperature sensitive pharmaceutical products such as vaccines, medicines and other healthcare products require specific handling, monitoring, process controls, transportation and storage requirements.
Through this course, you will understand these commodity specifics as well as the requirements for packaging, documentation and physical handling.
Learn about product and transport process temperature ranges, packaging technologies, key risk factors and critical control points in the pharma handling process, particularly in relation to the transportation of COVID-19 vaccines
"Safely delivering Covid-19 vaccines will be the mission of the century for the global air cargo industry." says IATA's Former Director General and CEO, Alexandre de Juniac.
Upon completing this course you will have the skills to:
Recognize differences in pharmaceutical products and their main characteristics
Recognize pharmaceutical product packaging types, transport equipment and active/passive shipping systems
Discuss regulatory requirements for handling and transporting time and temperature sensitive pharmaceutical products
Describe air freight supply chain stakeholders, roles and responsibilities and important process milestones
Manage requirements for documentary and physical handling of pharma shipments in air freight
Commodity types and characteristics
Product and distribution temperature requirements
Pharma regulations and air freight
Air freight shipment documentation and labelling for TTSPPs
Storage handling procedures for pharma
Handling process and Critical Control Points
Shipment track and trace
This course is recommended for:
All staff involved in the transport and handling of pharmaceutical products
Airline staff and shippers transporting time and temperature sensitive healthcare products
Primary producers or manufacturers of pharmaceutical and healthcare goods
Upon successful completion of the exam, you will be awarded an e-Certificate.
This Certificate is only valid for 36 months.