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Certificate Education and Implementation Resources

GS1 US certificate courses offer comprehensive training on using the GS1 Standards for Unique Device Identification (UDI). Since implementing UDI is a continuous effort for any organization consider making our courses a part of your core training vocabulary.

Gain a deep understanding of GS1 identification, barcode, and data standards that can be used to implement U.S. FDA UDI Rule requirements for product identification, product labeling, and submission of product information to the GUDID.

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GS1 Standards for U.S. FDA UDI Certificate Course 

Are you a medical device labeler involved in implementing U.S. FDA Unique Device Identification requirements using GS1 Standards? Learn about GS1 identification, barcode, and data standards that can be used for U.S. FDA UDI Rule requirements.*

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Foundations for Healthcare

GS1 Foundations for Healthcare

Learn the foundational aspects of globally unique healthcare product and location identification and barcoding with GS1 Standards. Includes: the GTIN Management Standard, GS1 Package Measurement Rules, and an introduction to EPCIS and GDSN®

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Learn from Industry Leaders

Read how companies have implemented GS1 Standards

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Implementation Support

Customized support to help improve operations and enhance quality of care

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Resources for Healthcare Providers

Are you a Healthcare Provider and looking for education and implementation resources? If so, please visit to learn how GS1 Standards can help your organization modernize its supply chain, improve patient safety, and reduce costs.

*For information about the rule, see the U.S. FDA Unique Device Identification System 

Disclaimer: GS1 US is the local GS1 Member Organization that supports implementation of the GS1 System in the United States. GS1 US employees are not representatives or agents of the U.S. FDA, and the content herein has not been reviewed, approved, or authorized by the U.S. FDA.

GS1 is a U.S. FDA-Accredited Issuing Agency for UDI, and GS1 Standards are authorized for use in implementing the requirements of the U.S. FDA UDI Rule.