Canadian Vocational and ICT Academy Inc


Canadian Vocational and ICT Academy Inc

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Diploma in Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs – Food, Pharma and Cosmetics

Key Information

Campus location




Study format



46 weeks


Full time

Tuition fees

CAD 9,842 *


This innovative program exposes students to real-world developments in the Food, Cosmetics and Pharmaceutical industry. QA/RA students gain a practical understanding of the quality systems such as GMP, HACCP, BRC and SQF as well as various regulatory strategies and submission process.

With faculty drawn from the industry, the networking opportunities are tremendous. Each classroom experience coalesces the experiences of individuals from multiple aspects of the industry, including quality assurance and control, regulatory science, R&D, manufacturing and validation, product development, safety, sanitation, clinical research, medical affairs and pharmacovigilance, biotechnology and generic drugs, medical devices and combination products, and marketing and sales.

CVIA offers highly flexible and convenient scheduling options. Students may start program every month and also can attend weeknight courses.

About CVIA

CVIA collaborates with its affiliates in delivering full degrees, certifications, postgraduate diplomas, and customized just-in-time workshops & seminars, via its comprehensive 35 certificates (over 150 40-hour courses).

Driven by the strong demand for global executive education focused on leading and managing information technology initiatives, with programs for IT & non-IT executives from entry level to C-level.

Jerry Luftman Ph.D. has leveraged his experience as a CIO, IT management consultant, and academic, with his strong network of prominent academics and IT practitioners, to provide a valuable and innovative portfolio of IT management education offerings

The institute affiliates are comprised of leading universities and management associations, and over 300 prominent academics, practitioners, and management consultants, from around the globe.

Most affiliates participate in several of the GIIM Executive and Management Boards that make decisions regarding the 35 IT Management Certificates and their respective content.

The engagement of these industry and academic leaders provides a strong endorsement for the quality and value of GIIMs 35 certificates.

All courses adhere to leading international accreditation agency (e.g., AACSB, EFMD, AMBA, EQUIS, NSCHBC, NBA, ABET, Middle States Association) standards and expectations (e.g., European e-Competence Framework).