Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute


This course is designed to provide basic preparation for entry-level process technician jobs in bioprocess manufacturing, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and chemical manufacturing.

Program Description

Course competencies include:

  • Understanding the role of a process technician
  • Safety
  • Quality processes
  • Measuring process variables
  • Transforming matter
  • Process technology (including processing equipment and plant utilities)
  • Controlling the process
  • Maintaining sterile processes
  • Growing living cells

Lecture/Lab 136 Hours

  • Unit 01: Pharmaceutical Quality and cGMP
  • Unit 02: Working Safely
  • Unit 03: Measuring Process Parameters
  • Unit 04: Chemical Processes in Biomanufacturing
  • Unit 05: Equipment and Materials
  • Unit 06: Controlling the Process
  • Unit 07: Facilities and the Manufacturing Environment
  • Unit 08: Biomanufacturing Production

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Courses currently on the schedule:

Title Course/Section Meeting Information Available
BioWork Process Technician BTC-7003-300 02/06/2023-04/24/2023 Classroom Hours Monday, Wednesday 06:00PM - 09:00PM, Building - J, Room 244 (more)... 7

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Licensure: Authorization granted to CCC&TI to provide instruction within another state does not imply or provide guarantees of any kind that an individual will be granted professional licensure by another state as a result of completing coursework at CCC&TI or receiving professional licensure in North Carolina. It is the sole responsibility of the individual/student to determine whether another college or license-awarding agency in another state will accept CCC&TI coursework and/or award licensure through a reciprocity agreement with the State of North Carolina.

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