Validation Technologies

Institute of Technology Sligo


Course Name Validation Technologies
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code 100546 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Institute of Technology Sligo Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact the college for the next start date.
Application Date Application Closing Date: 30th August 2019
Duration 1 year.
Course Fee Total €2,100
Springboard Fees
Free for Springboard funded participants.

This programme is funded under the Springboard initiative and provides free fees for this programme under this initiative. If this programme is funded you will find it and be able to submit an application on the Springboard site at
Entry Requirements

Expand+To qualify for entry to this Special Purpose Award a standard applicant must achieve a pass in the leaving certificate (or equivalent examinations) with five grade D's which must include Mathematics and English or Irish. An E in Higher Level Mathemat...

Course Content

Expand+Other resources will also be made available to students via moodle. Assessment will be a combination of online quizzes, essays and mini projects and all modules will have an end of semester exam. Students can sit the end of semester exam in Sligo, Du...

Subjects Taught Semester 1 Title Credits
GMP 1 And Quality Assurance 10
Validation Principles 05

Semester 2 Title Credits
Metrology and Calibration 05
Validation applications 05
Introduction to Regulatory Affairs 05
Number of Credits 30
Careers or Further Progression There will be a progression pathways for those students who successfully complete this Special Purpose Award in Validation Technologies and who wish to continue on to complete a degree in Quality, Manufacturing Management, or various Life Sciences at IT Sligo. Students will be required to meet the eligibility criteria to enter the full degree programme and are assessed on an individual basis.
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