18-19 August 2022: Test Method Validation

Test Method Validation


18 – 19 August 2022

8.30am – 5.30pm

Two (2) full days

Remote Online Training


The global medical device market is governed by various quality system requirements and regulations of different countries. Medical device manufacturers need to perform test method validation to comply with regulatory requirements and ensure business success



This course provides regulatory/quality systems professionals, manufacturing engineers, and process development engineers with the knowledge and skills needed to comply with the test method validation requirements of the FDA’s Quality System Regulation, EU MDR  2017/745, ISO 13485 and other regulatory requirements on how to implement an effective validation program.



  1. Regulatory/QMS Compliance

1.1  QSR-21 CFR Part 820

1.2  ISO 13485:2016, ISO 9001:2015

1.3  EU Medical Device Regulation (EU MDR 2017/745)


  1. A Brief Overview to Test Method Validation

2.1. Test Method Validation System


  1. Test Method Validation Master Plan

3.1 Overall validation program description

3.2 Life cycle approach

3.3 Risk assessment


  1. Introduction to Test Method Validation

4.1. Overall Validation Program Description

4.2. Validation Definition

4.3. Types of Validation

4.3.1. Prospective Validation/ Concurrent Validation

4.3.2 Retrospective Validation/Revalidation


  1. Test Method Validation Essential Characteristics

5.1. Accuracy

5.2. Precision

5.3. Specificity

5.4. Limit of Detection

5.5. Limit of Quantification

5.6. Linearity

5.7. Range

5.8. Robustness


  1. Elements of Test Method Validation/Software Validation

6.1. User Requirements Specification

6.2. Functional Requirements Specification

6.3. Design Specification

6.4. Installation Qualification (IQ)

6.5. Operational Qualification (OQ)

6.6. Performance Qualification (PQ)

6.7. Maintaining State of Validation

6.8. Deviation in Test Method Validation

6.9. Change Control in Test Method Validation


  1. Statistical Tools & Techniques

7.1. Gage Repeatability and Reproducibility

7.2. Measurement System Analysis

7.3. The 7 Basic QC Tools

7.4. Process Capability Analysis

7.5. Statistical Method and Data Analysis


  1. Test Method Validation- Benefits and Good Documentation Practice

8.1. Good Validation Documentation Practice

8.2. Benefits of Test Method Validation


Knowledge of medical device manufacturing and preferably an understanding of Quality Assurance or Quality Management System or Good Manufacturing Practices.


Mr. Gobu Devarajan possesses Master Degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence (CMQ/OE, Certified Quality Auditor (CQA) from American Society of Quality (ASQ). Certified Six Sigma Green Belt.


He has more than twenty five years of working experience with extensive knowledge in the field of Quality Engineering, Statistical Analysis and Quality System Requirements. He possesses excellent communication and presentation skills. He is capable of designing, conducting training programs and perform gap analysis according to QSR (21 CFR Part 820), ISO 13485, ISO 9001, ISO 16949 and ISO 14971. MDD 93/42/EEC, CMDCAS and JPAL



Early Bird Prices (Register by 22 July 2022)
AMMI Member: RM1,272.00 per pax (incl 6% SST)
Non Member: RM 1484.00 per pax (incl 6% SST)

Normal Fees (Register from  23 July  2022 onwards)
AMMI Member: RM1,484 per pax (incl 6% SST)
Non Member: RM1,696.00 per pax (incl 6% SST)


Sign up for more than 6 pax, and enjoy special Group Registration Fee and Bonus Deal.

  • Group Registration Package:
    For group registration of 6 pax and above (up to 9 pax), the fee is RM1,166 per pax (inc 6% SST).
  • Bonus Deal Package:
    For group registration of 10 pax and above (up to 18 pax), the bonus deal are as follows:
    – First 9 pax: RM1,166 per pax (inc 6% SST).
    – 10th pax – 18th pax: RM212 per pax (inc 6% SST).


Option 1: HRDCorp Claimable Course Scheme

A quotation together with course outlines and course agenda will be sent to you for HRDCorp grant application upon confirmation of the training. Please send us the grant application number for our record upon submission.

Option 2: Self-paying

2a) Direct Bank-in or via E-Banking

An invoice will be sent to you within 3 working days upon your registration. Please note that any Early Bird Discounts (for registration within validity period) will be reflected in the invoice. Please email us (admin@medsociate.com) the bank-in slip / remittance slip once the payment is made.

Please refer the following bank account details:
Beneficiary Name: Medsociate Sdn Bhd
Bank Account Number: 230-302-078-2
Bank: UOB Bank
Swift Code: UOVBMYKL

For Government Sector –
A Local Order (LO) or letter of approval to participate must be submitted before your registration can be confirmed.

2b) Direct Online Payment
You may choose to make credit card payment via Paypal. An invoice with payment link will be sent to your email address separately when you choose this option.


The organisers, AMMI/Medsociate Sdn Bhd reserves the right to cancel or postpone any training or event but with due notice to the registered participants / company(s). Any payment made will be refunded in full if the cancellation is made by AMMI/Medsociate Sdn Bhd. No shows and cancellations made by participants/ companies within the specified period will incur the specified costs as per below schedule.


Prior to Training Date Cancellation Charges
30 days or more  No charges
15-29 days 25% of training course fee 
8 – 14 days 50% of training course fee
0 – 7 days 100% of training course fee


Replacement of participant is allowed at no additional cost if you are unable to attend. Please inform us of the replacement in writing at least 3 working days before the training date.


For enquiries, please email to Medsociate Sdn Bhd
Authorised training provider of AMMI

Email: admin@medsociate.com

Tel: +6010 4040 662

Fax: +603 2178 4347