Professional Certificate in Biomanufacturing Science

BTEC is excited to offer a Professional Certificate in Biomanufacturing Science. Whatever your background, BTEC’s certificate program will enhance your knowledge and give you hands-on experience with both upstream and downstream biopharmaceutical manufacturing, and biopharmaceutical analysis or automation.

Complete two of the courses listed below and receive a 50% discount on the registration fee for the third course!

In addition, BTEC’s Professional Certificate in Biomanufacturing Science can:

  • Be customized based on your learning needs
  • Fill information and skills gaps to broaden your knowledge of the biomanufacturing industry
  • Accommodate your schedule with multiple course offerings
  • Be completed quickly (each course is typically 2–4 days)

Design your Professional Certificate now!

Enhance your expertise and earn your certificate by completing three courses focused on the upstream, downstream, and analytical or automation technologies common to biomanufacturing. To qualify for the certificate, select one course in each content area.



Analytical or Automation

* These courses count as either Upstream or Downstream courses.
** Not eligible for the 50% discount

Courses eligible for the Professional Certificate are listed above and on the schedule of short courses with one of the following symbols:


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Analytical or Automation

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Getting started

Earn your certificate by completing three courses (as outlined above) within 24 months.

New to BTEC?

If you have never taken a course at BTEC and are ready to start working on your certificate, please register for your first course(s) through the online registration system. When registering, check the box indicating you wish to apply the course(s) toward your Professional Certificate.

Recently complete an open enrollment course at BTEC?

  • If you have attended an open enrollment course in the past, check to see if this course counts toward the certificate, what content area this course falls under, and if two additional courses could be completed within the total 24-month period (this period starts upon the first day when your first course was held).
  • When registering for your second course, be sure to check the box indicating you wish to apply the course toward your Professional Certificate.
  • Prior to registering for your third and final course, please contact Serena Hodge, Industry Training Coordinator, at to determine how to apply the 50% discount.

Policies and guidelines

For general information on payment, additional discounts, and travel, please review this information for participants. Please note our additional policies regarding:

Course timing

All courses must be completed within 24 months. For example, if you completed one course on July 1, 2023, you will need to complete the remaining two courses by July 1, 2025 in order to receive the 50% discount on your third course.


No substitutions are allowed for the discounted third course. That is, if an individual has completed two courses, the 50% discount for the third course is available only to this same individual.


No other discount may be applied to courses counted toward the Professional Development certificate. To qualify for the 50% discount on the third course, the full registration fee must be paid for the first two courses.