Introduction to ISO 13485:2016 Medical Devices

Gain a better insight into the use of ISO 13485:2016 as the basis for a Quality Management System (QMS) implemented by medical device manufacturers.

This course explores the requirements of the ISO 13485:2016 Quality Management System standard, discussing key principles and how the standard interacts with with ISO 9001:2015, the European Medical Device Directive and the US FDA's Quality System Regulation. The relationship with ISO 14971, Application of Risk Management to Medical Devices is also explored during the course.

How will I benefit?

This course will help you:

  • Take the first steps towards ISO 13485:2016 certification
  • Understand how you can better meet regulatory requirements leading to increased patient safety
  • Find ways to increase efficiency and cost savings through quality management
  • Monitor supply chains to achieve continuous improvement
  • Develop safe and effective medical devices
  • Motivate employees through CPD