Education and Training in Pharma

What is Computer Systems Validation (CSV)?

What is Computer Systems Validation? Computer Systems Validation (CSV) is the process that regulated industries put in place to demonstrate and document that a computer system meets the predefined requirements that it is supposed to. Meeting these requirements ensures that the system will perform in a consistent, reproducible and predetermined way. When producing medical [...]

May 17th, 2017|

What Challenges Will I Face Finding A Job?

One concern we often hear from people considering a move into pharmaceutical or medical device manufacturing, is not knowing how difficult will it be to get a job. Of course answering that is very difficult since it will depend on a whole host of factors - your previous experience, how good your job hunting [...]

March 27th, 2017|

Why Choose a Pharmaceutical Career?

Is It Time To Change Your Career? Are you considering a mid-career change? Is your current industry struggling? Are you living with the constant fear of redundancy? Unfortunately, it’s a pretty common situation these days. If you’ve found yourself out of a job or are looking to make a change to an industry that [...]

March 21st, 2017|

How to Make a Successful Return to Education?

Whether it’s been 5, 10, 20 years… or even longer (!) since you were last in education, our advice remains the same. Here are our 11 top tips to ensure a successful return to education: Find (and keep!) your motivation - it’s important to have a clear idea of why you want to return to [...]

March 9th, 2017|

What Are The Biggest Challenges of Online Courses?

There’s no doubt that studying online is a very different experience to studying in a classroom setting. There are some benefits… You can study at a time that suits you You can vary your study schedule each week to match changing work or family commitments You can work at a pace that suits you [...]

March 9th, 2017|

What Support Do I Get When I Take Your Online Courses?

Some people can worry that studying online means they’ll be left by themselves to struggle on through their course. This couldn’t be further from the truth. We have a great support network that each and every trainee is welcomed into. Course Advisor You will be allocated a course advisor at the [...]

March 9th, 2017|

What Type of Pharmaceutical Job Would I Be Suitable For?

The types of role you’ll be able to apply for, and the salaries associated with them, will be influenced by your qualifications and work background. Below you’ll find a list of common backgrounds of people who take our courses. Under each heading is a sample of the sorts of jobs someone from that background [...]

March 9th, 2017|

What is the Application Process for Your Courses?

This article is about applying directly to one of our courses. If you are from Ireland and are looking for information on applying through the Springboard programme, please see this article instead. Our Application Process To apply for any of our courses, you should first have read the information on its dedicated [...]

March 9th, 2017|