Substance-based Device Regulation

by | Sep 1, 2023 | Past Trainings

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Training Objectives:

The goal of this training is to provide participants with an introduction to substance-based devices and the challenges associated with them under the EU Medical Devices Regulation (Regulation (EU) 2017/745). The training is aimed at anyone who seeks to enhance their knowledge and competences within this field. 

Training Content:

By attending this training, you will receive an introduction to what is a substance-based product and how it qualifies as such. After a general introduction of substance-based devices and their requirements to be considered for a regulatory pathway, the focus will lie on substance-based medical devices falling under rule 21. 

  • Regulatory pathway of substance-based products 
  • Qualification of a substance-based product 
  • Risk classification of substance-based medical devices  
  • Additional requirements 
  • Examples
  • Exercise 


Training Format:

  • Presentation with interactive discussions
  • Exercises during the training
  • End of training assessment (participants will receive a training certificate)