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    Good Clinical Practice Training at NCRC

    The National Children’s Research Centre based at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin, delivers ‘Introduction to Paediatric Clinical Research & Good Clinical Practice (GCP)’ training courses for Investigators and associated research site personnel.

    This one-day course is relevant to Principal Investigators, research nurses and associated research site personnel who have not undertaken GCP training within the previous 2 years. The following content is included:

    • Introduction to Paediatric Drug Development and Clinical Research
    • Research Ethics and Research Governance
    • Principles of ICH-GCP (including integrated addendum E6 (R2))
    • Investigator Responsibilities
    • Essential Documents
    • Regulatory Inspections

    It also includes practical workshops and opportunities for discussion.

    Scheduled dates for 2019

    • 10th April 2019
    • 12th June 2019
    • 27th September 2019
    • 29th November 2019

    The course is accredited by the Nursing & Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI) – 6 CEUs. It also meets the minimum criteria for ICH GCP investigator site personnel training identified by TransCelerate Biopharma as necessary to enable mutual recognition of GCP training among trial sponsors.

    For further information, or to book a place on one of the upcoming courses, please contact

    Additional dates may also be facilitated at alternative locations for groups of 10 or more.

    NCRC Paediatric Clinical Research and GCP Training Course Poster 2019