Introduction to Pharmaceutical Technology

This course is being offered as part of Enhanced Training Support Package (ETSP). Click here for more ETSP courses.

This course equips process technicians with the essential skills and knowledge to perform the daily operations in food, pharmaceutical or complementary health products manufacturing industries. The participants will learn about use of automation in manufacturing industries and deepen their hands-on skills to perform manufacturing techniques such as granulation, tabletting and coating.

Who should attend?

  • Working adults who wish to deepen their skills and knowledge in food, pharmaceutical or complementary health products manufacturing industries
  • Individuals who are keen to use pharmaceutical manufacturing as a mean to create prototypes

Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Gain an understanding of various technologies commonly employed in food, pharmaceutical or complementary health products manufacturing industries.
  • Perform hands-on laboratory techniques (mixing, weighing), operate equipment (such as tablet press, coating, etc) and conduct tablet quality control tests that are applicable to pharmaceutical related industries. 


Participants will be awarded the Certificate of Attendance by Republic Polytechnic upon meeting 80% of the attendance.


Course Date

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Course Duration

1 day (9am - 5pm)

Course Venue

This course is conducted online to facilitate off-campus learning from home.

Fees for ETSP
Companies sending their employees for training enjoy 90% course fee funding.

Full Course Fee
Enhanced Training Support Package (ETSP) Scheme 
$358.45 $35.85 

Note: Fees for ETSP are 10% of full course fees

Last updated on 29 Jun 2021

Need more help?

If you are still unsure about which course to pursue, please contact our Academy for Continuing Education.  

Fees quoted are inclusive of GST. Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fees and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to a sufficient number of participants. All information is accurate at time of publishing.