Introduction To Cannabis Validation (CANC10)(CANRW07)



Live Session

Time: 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Level of Training: Beginner | Intermediate | Expert

Mode of Delivery: Live, interactive and instructor-led Webinar

Date :

   Intake 1: March 23 rd, 2021
   Intake 2: September 8 th ,2021

Fee: $995

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Recorded Webinar

Duration: 8 Hours
Fee: $995

Introduction To Cannabis Validation

Good Production Practices (GPP) and GxP for Cannabis

Webinar Overview

  • Testing method validation is a mandatory requirement of the Cannabis Regulations Act., but companies need to know the importance and benefits of other cannabis processes and system-related validation programs in order to maintain high standard products, regulatory compliance, consistency error-free processes, and systems.
  • In the series of validation webinars, Introduction to Cannabis Validation training covers an overview of process-related validation, sanitation validation and system validation, validation regulatory requirements, and benefits of validation.


Course Offers

  • Register for 3 webinars at NACPT and get any available 1 – day certificate training for free.

Please note that the certificate of completion will be issued at the end of training.

  1. Module 1
  • What is Validation
  • Validation Regulatory Requirements
  • Benefits of Validation
  • What needs to be validated in the Cannabis Processes/Systems
  1. Module 2
  • Overview of Process Related Validation
  • Process Validation
  • Cleaning/Sanitation/Sterile Validation
  • Packaging Validation
  • Analytical Testing Method Validation
  • Transportation Validation
  1. Module 3
  • Overview of System Validation
  • Facility Validation
  • Equipment Validation
  • Utility Validation
  • Computer Validation
  • How to perform validation
  • Master Validation Plan (MVP) or Validation Master Plan (VMP)
  1. Module 4
  • Protocol components
  • Case study

After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Understand all required system validation in the cannabis production facility (equipment, utility, equipment and computer)
  • Apply validation approaches in various system validation
  • Understand system validation components
  • Design validation protocol
  • Determine validation plan
  • Report writing
  • Train the employees for better validation performance
  • Cultivation Technician
  • Validation Assistant
  • Validation Specialists
  • Validation Scientist
  • Validation Engineers
  • Anyone who wants to develop a validation related career in the cannabis space
  • Licensed Producers
  • Responsible Person (RP)
  • Master Grower (MG)
  • Quality Assurance Person (QAP)
  • Engineers
  • Validation Associates
  • Technicians
  • Technologists
  • Consultants


Dean Rathi Param – NACPT Pharma College Validation Scientist at Validation Tech Inc., and QAP for Green Amber Canada, Head of R&D – International Medical Cannabis Association (IMCA)


Rathi Param is the president/founder of the NACPT Pharma College, International Medical Cannabis Association (IMCA), and Validation Tech Inc. Rathi earned her B.Sc. in Chemistry from University Ottawa, MBA in Technology from the University of Phoenix, and Post Graduate Pharmaceutical QA & QC Certification from SRN Institute.


She is an innovative and creative leader with more than twenty years of hands-on experience in many scientific industries (medical cannabis, medical devices, environmental, food, pharmaceutical, and biopharmaceutical), complemented with fifteen years of academic and corporate training experience. She holds extensive expertise and knowledge in Quality Control, Quality Assurance, Formulation, Validation, Technology Transfer, Manufacturing Technology, Process Improvements, Auditing, and Inspection.


Today, Rathi is the Dean of NACPT Pharma College, Head of Health Canada approved Research and Development cannabis facility of IMCA, and Head of Cannabis Laboratory at Validation Tech Inc. Rathi is recognized for developing the first-ever ministry approved Cannabis Diploma programs in Canada. She also acts as the Quality Assurance Person (QAP) consultant for Green Amber Canada (Cannabis Producer) and holds consultant positions for many new and existing cannabis companies in Canada. Moreover, Rathi has assisted medical cannabis companies to become a Licensed Producer of Cannabis for Medical Purposes through Health Canada.


In the past 15+ years, Rathi has held strategic management roles in major Canadian pharmaceutical companies. Validation Scientist at Patheon Inc., Validation Services Manager at Sanofi Pasteur Limited, Toronto., Validation Specialist at Ciba Vision, Mississauga., Validation Quality Engineer (Consultant) at iPOC, Toronto, QA Director at CMAX Technologies, Validation Director at Validation Tech Inc., and Quality Assurance Person in charge at Green Amber Canada, Vancouver to name a few. Rathi’s interest in helping students, employers, and professionals across the world to commence their careers in the cannabis, pharmaceutical, and related industries was the motivation behind the launch of NACPT Pharma College, International Medical Cannabis Association (IMCA), and Validation Tech; to provide hands-on training and create a platform to direct the pathway to successful recruitment by the pharmaceutical, cannabis and related companies.


LinkedIn:- Rathi Param


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