Medical Devices Consumer Code workshop


PAGB’s Medical Devices Consumer Code applies to advertising for all self care medical devices in scope of PAGB membership. This workshop will give you an overview of the rules around advertising medical devices, and help you understand how to apply the code to your campaigns.

Reserve your place

PAGB’s workshops will be delivered online until further notice. Joining details will be provided with your confirmation of booking. 

The Medical Devices Consumer Code workshop covers:

  • What you can and can’t say when advertising OTC medical devices
  • The ins and outs of the PAGB Medical Devices Consumer Code – what it covers and how to apply it – with lots of examples to help bring it to life 
  • How the PAGB copy review process works (including the role of the MDCC “named contact”)

This workshop is delivered by members of PAGB’s advertising services team. There will be plenty of opportunities to ask questions and explore what it means for your brands

Who should attend?

Anyone working on advertising and marketing for self care medical devices products will find this course invaluable for understanding how to ensure your campaigns are compliant with PAGB’s Medical Devices Consumer Code.


This is a short course (2.5 hours) delivered online with interactive examples and plenty of opportunity to ask questions.

You’ll receive a pack of information, containing copies of the presentations, practical examples and other useful materials as well as a certificate of attendance after the event.

We are also able to deliver bespoke private workshops as webinars, covering all topics.  For more information contact

How much does it cost?

Delegates prices for our standard Medical Devices Consumer Code Workshop

PAGB members and associate members: £200 VAT @ 20%

Non-members: £600 VAT @ 20%

Contact us for a price on a bespoke or private workshop for your company: or call 020 7242 8331.

Dates for 2020/2021

Our next Medical Devices Consumer Code workshops will be in 2021 (dates tbc)

But don’t worry, to reserve a place on a future workshop, and get an alert when the dates are available for booking, complete the short form below.  

If you’re looking for training on advertising OTC self care medical devices for your team, we can deliver a private or bespoke workshop at a fixed price for PAGB Members – it’s great value for money and we can adapt the content to suit your business needs.

To arrange for whole team or personalised training on the  Medical Devices Consumer Code, or to get an estimated cost, please contact us at

Did you know PAGB also runs workshops on OTC Medicines advertising, and food supplements advertising and regulation? Dates throughout the year.

Booking Form - Medical Devices Consumer Code - interest
We'll be delivering more Medical Devices Consumer Code workshops in 2021. Leave your details to let us know you're interested and we'll be in touch when booking is open. If we have significant demand we'll look at putting on more dates this year. We'll only use the information you provide in the form to contact you about the workshops. Fore more information about how PAGB uses personal data, please see our privacy policy (link at the bottom of the page)
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If you're interested in team training, it may be better value for money, and more convenient, to book a private workshop at a time to suit you. We'll provide more information if applicable

Medical Devices Consumer Code workshop (2020)

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