Depending on the chosen Degree, the student will be offered a hands-on training stay of maximum three weeks duration in Granada, Spain. The students will make use of a fully equipped GMP facility built for training purposes and dedicated expert tutors. The content of the practical modules is as follows:

 PRACTICAL MODULE 1. MANUFACTURING PROCESS OF AN INVESTIGATIONAL CELL THERAPY MEDICINAL PRODUCT

This module is compulsory for students registered on the Master Degree in manufacturing of Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products, specialization as Manufacturing Manager or as Qualified Person.

The specific objectives of this practical module are to learn how to:

- Produce an investigational cell therapy medicinal product, according to GMP guideline.
- Recognize the differences between cell culture for research and manufacturing of a cell product.
- Co-work with quality control for ensuring GMP guidelines.
- Generate documentation and control it.
- Carry out manufacturing validations.
- Enter and exit a GMP facility.
- Define the manufacturing critical point.
- Clean a GMP facility.
- Manage material.
- Master tissue engineering techniques.

 PRACTICAL MODULE 2. SITE MASTER FILE AND HOW TO PASS THE MANDATORY INSPECTIONS TO BECOME AN AUTHORIZED MANUFACTURER.

This module is compulsory for students registered on the Expert Degree in Quality Assurance for manufacturing of Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products and for those registered on the Master Degree in Manufacturing of Advanced Therapy Medicinal products, specialization as Qualified Person.

The specific objectives of this practical module are to learn how to:

- Prepare a site master file in ATMP: the site master file must be prepared by the manufacturer and submitted to the regulatory authority.
- Successfully pass the mandatory inspections to become and authorized manufacturer through a practical simulation.

 PRACTICAL MODULE 3. PHARMACEUTICAL QUALITY SYSTEM.

This module is compulsory for students registered on the Master Degree in Manufacturing of Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products, specialization as Quality Control Manager or as Qualified Person and those registered on the Expert Degree in Quality Assurance for Manufacturing of Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products.

The specific objectives of this practical module are to learn how to:

- Manage the pharmaceutical quality system.
- Design, plan, implement, maintain and improve a system which will allow consistent delivery of products with appropriate quality attributes.

  PRACTICAL MODULE 4. QUALITY CONTROL

This module is compulsory for students registered on the Master Degree in Manufacturing of Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products, specialization as Quality Control Manager or as Qualified Person.

The specific objectives of this practical module are to learn how to:

- Control an advanced therapy medicinal product, according to GMP guidelines.
- Culture cell for advanced therapy medicinal products.
- Co-work with production department for ensuring GMP guidelines.
- Generate documentation and control it.
- Manage material.
- Carry out quality control validations.
- Perform culture media and environmental control.
- Master basic techniques in microbiology.
- Practice endotoxins and mycoplasma test according to European pharmacopoeia.
- Carry out sterility and growth promotion test.