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Regulatory Affairs: Preparing Submissions in the Common Technical Document (CTD) Form (PRA03)

Certification Training Duration: 2 hours (the average time to complete the training program, including final assessments).
Credits Hours: 2
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PRICE: USD $195.00 LogoTraining Program: Regulatory Affairs: Preparing Submissions in the Common Technical Document (CTD) Form
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Description: Online training with immediate access upon enrollment.

The Common Technical Document (CTD) is the mandatory format for regulatory submissions in Australia, Canada, Japan, the European Union, and, for the United States of America, it is strongly recommended. It is widely accepted elsewhere, as well. This class explains the rationale for the Common Technical Document and provides detailed guidance on its format and structure. Related documents such as Certificates of Suitability and Drug Master Files are also discussed.

This course discusses the regulatory approval of the Common Technical Document, the use of the Common Technical Document and its structure, and the conversion of other formats to Common Technical Document.

A passing grade of 80% or more is required. Once all course requirements have been satisfied, a certificate of completion is immediately available. Course takers can attempt the final assessment any number of times, as needed in order to achieve a passing grade.

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The Regulatory Affairs: Preparing Submissions in the Common Technical Document (CTD) Form Course is Found in the Following Professional Certification Program(s):

International Regulatory Affairs Professional Certification Program: This professional certification program includes descriptions of the decentralized procedure (DCP), EU variations procedure, the mutual recognition procedure (MRP), the European centralized procedure (CP); requ … Learn more

Essentials in US Regulatory Affairs Professional Certification Program: This online professional certification program describes the essential requirements for obtaining approval of a new drug in the USA, the ‘NDA Process’. The program describes preparing submissions using the Comm … Learn more


Regulatory Approval and the CTD
This part explains the rationale for the CTD, including information on the ICH and EU, US and Japanese regulatory authorities. It also gives information on full and abridged/abbreviated applications.

Use of the CTD
This part explains the format, data requirements and limitations of the CTD, differences between the EU and USA and how to get guidance from the ICH, US, EU and Japanese regulatory authorities. Information is also provided on drug master files, certification of suitability, formatting and updating the dossier.

Structure of the CTD
This part explains what should be included in the five modules of the CTD from an EU, US and Australian perspective.

Conversion of other Formats to CTD
Two tools are provided to assist with obtaining CTD section codes and headings from the old EU NTA format and US FDA NDA format.


Students completing this course should be able to:

–Describe the structure and format of the CTD and appreciate the rationale for it.

–Explain how to prepare submissions to regulatory authorities in all countries or regions where the CTD format is mandatory, recommended or accepted.

–Understand the differences between EU and US requirements and how to get guidance from the ICH and other regulatory authorities.

–Specify how to convert EU NTA and US FDA NDA formats to CTD section codes and headings.


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