Courses

Medical Devices

A comprehensive overview of medical device regulatory affairs in Russia and the Eurasian Union. Key countries covered include Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Ukraine.

A practical interactive three day programme designed to develop your skills to draft clear and concise commercial agreements. This comprehensive two-part programme focuses on delivering practical and applied training of the key drafting skills

This course provides an essential overview and will be valuable for newcomers to this field. It will also act as a good refresher for those with more experience

An Introduction to Pharmaceutical Packaging

17-18 Mar 2020

Also on: 22 Sep 2020

A comprehensive introduction to the design and development of medical devices, including device constituent parts of combination products

This seminar provides a detailed introduction to the European medical device legislation. It will explain the Regulation and which products are covered, the involvement of Notified Bodies, how to choose one and outline what a manufacturer must do.

An Introduction to the Medical Device Regulation

11-13 Nov 2019

Also on: 13 May 2020

Analyse and discuss the key aspects of patent/know-how licences and R&D collaborations, assessing the areas where things can and do go wrong.

We can customise this course to meet your requirements.

Key guidance on how to use the ISO 10993 series of standards and successfully apply a risk management approach to the biological evaluation of medical devices.

Biological Evaluation of Medical Devices

31 Oct-1 Nov 2019

Also on: 27 May 2020

A two-day no-nonsense plain English practical course to get-to-grips with business and contract law for busy business executives.

Business and Contract Law

28-29 Nov 2019

Also on: 3 Mar 2020

Cover all the aspects of clinical evaluation in line with the European medical device regulations and applicable guidance documents

Conflict is an inevitable part of life. This interactive seminar will help provide added skills for when conflict has arisen and there is a need to build confidence and de-escalate the confrontation

We can customise this course to meet your requirements.

The latest technologies in connected medical devices, digital health and mobile apps for the pharmaceutical and medical device industries

We can customise this course to meet your requirements.

Data Integrity is a critical issue in document governance. It increasingly becoming a focus for regulatory inspections globally. This course will equip you with knowledge necessary to identify and avoid potential Data Integrity issues before auditors do.

Data Integrity and Document Management

5 Mar 2020

Also on: 5 Oct 2020

Dealing with difficult people. This meeting will cover discovering why people are difficult, recognising classic profiles of difficult people, pre-empting challenging situations and avoid escalation, enhancing your own attributes, developing your copying strategies

We can customise this course to meet your requirements.

A two-day course for those looking to improve their decision-making and problem-solving skills within the pharma industry

NEW COURSE!

Achieve excellence as an HR business partner and improve your ability to increase the impact HR has on your organisation

Linking the technical requirements of device design and pharmaceutical product development.
Using QbD to deliver drug/device combinations.

Some of the topics to be covered at this meeting include an overview of the legal/policy landscape as it affects the terms of CTAs, clause-by-clause review, legal clauses, review of a University’s CTA

Proactively manage the legal and commercial considerations essential for securing a successful international agreement

A practical interactive two-day programme designed to develop your skills to draft clear and concise commercial agreements

Drafting Commercial Contracts

30-31 Oct 2019

Also on: 26 Feb 2020

A 3-day practical and interactive seminar focusing on current contract drafting, negotiating, best practice and related issues within the pharmaceutical, biotech and life sciences sectors

The complete guide to drafting and negotiating clear and concise commercial agreements in English. Presented by expert linguists with extensive experience in commercial law.

Drafting International Commercial Agreements in English

13-15 Nov 2019

Also on: 18 Mar 2020

Ensure clear, structured, risk-free collaborative R&D and joint venture agreements for maximum commercial success in one intensive day

Book by 15 Jan to save
£100 / €140 / $156

Practical Guidance on Borderline Issues and Combination Products

Key annual conference for Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Professionals in the DPI market.

Dry Powder Inhalers

24-25 Jun 2020

This conference provides a unique opportunity to meet Competent Authorities, Notified Bodies, Lawyers, consultants and manufacturers to understand and discuss the regulatory and legal requirements with respect to Post Marketing Surveillance including Vigilance

Book by 20 Dec to save
£200 / €280 / $312

Proactively manage your contract by applying a logical and systematic approach enabling you to anticipate and resolve problems before they become critical

Effective Contract Management

21-22 Nov 2019

Also on: 18 Jun 2020

A concise one-day seminar about the key principles of delegation, its link to motivation and impact on productivity.

Effective Delegation Skills

Bespoke training

We can customise this course to meet your requirements.

Expert advice on how to write and edit scientific and medical texts, technical documents and those documents needed for regulatory submission

Effective Technical Writing & Editing

11 Feb 2020

Also on: 25 Sep 2020

Book by 20 Dec to save
£100 / €140 / $156

The ‘how to’ of technology transfer across the product lifecycle

New for 2019

Effective Technology Transfer

19-20 Nov 2019

Also on: 21 Apr 2020

Interactive course ideal for anyone with responsibility for planning or delivering training in the Pharma, Device or Animal Health Industries (including GXP and SOP training to comply with EU and FDA inspection requirements).

This practical and interactive 2-day programme will ensure you understand where your organisation is exposed and how you can successfully protect against risk.

Raise your knowledge of the latest employment law and legislation and learn how to deal practically with the numerous areas an employer regularly faces

This seminar will provide a solid foundation in the approval and clearance processes for medical devices in the United States including the underlying legal and regulatory requirements and the ‘general controls’ applicable to all devices.

FDA Approval Process for Medical Devices

31 Mar-1 Apr 2020

Also on: 22 Sep 2020

Understand the importance of accuracy and attention to detail in day-to-day work

An essential course for ensuring compliance with Regulatory Requirements which will be of particular relevance for Pharmacovigilance, Regulatory Affairs, Clinical Research/Operations, GMP, QA and Document Management Functions

How to Write Effective SOPs

2 Dec 2019

Also on: 25 Jun 2020

Book by 24 Oct to save
£100 / €140 / $156

This two-day workshop has been designed specifically for product developers who want to incorporate human factors testing into their product development, or need to provide the regulators with specific usability data for their device

This meeting will cover CAPA methodology and documentation, diagnosing process improvement, developing options for process improvement and CAPA and planning and implementation in practice of improvements and CAPA

Book by 24 Oct to save
£100 / €140 / $156

A two-day workshop for those who need to achieve results through personal influence.

An essential annual update for inhalation professionals. Industry case studies, regulatory updates, latest therapies and technology innovations.

Inhaled Drug Delivery

Bespoke training

We can customise this course to meet your requirements.

Advances in technology for pens, auto-injectors, large volume pumps, patch pumps, needle-free, pre-filled syringes and other parenteral methods.

Injectable Drug Delivery

18-19 Mar 2020

This specialist five-day seminar running in Dubai has been expressly developed to focus exclusively on the law and regulations governing business and contract law for cross-border contracts.

International Commercial Contracts School, Dubai

22-26 Mar 2020

Also on: 20 Sep 2020

This two-day seminar will clarify the requirements applicable to in-vitro diagnostic devices under the IVD Regulation (EU) 2017/746. It will highlight the major changes to responsibility and product data expectations and will review the impact to industry.

Compare the requirements of ISO 13485 and ISO 9001, understand the role and responsibilities of quality management. Consider the relationship between ISO 13485 and ISO 14971, Application to Risk Management to Medical Devices

We can customise this course to meet your requirements.

This comprehensive two-day course will introduce you to the core concepts of what makes an excellent leader – in the context of the pharmaceutical industry – and how to apply the different skills of leading your staff and team to maximise results

Leadership Skills for Pharmaceutical Professionals

1-2 Apr 2020

Also on: 17 Sep 2020

Creating a team that speaks and acts with one vision in the pharma/device/animal health industries

Understanding the detailed law of damages and liabilities for the purposes of negotiating and drafting international contracts governed by English Law

Book by 15 Jan to save
£200 / €280 / $312

Two practical days to understand current best practice and generate creative,
value-added solutions to your management challenges

Learn how to prepare a Request for Proposal (RFP), evaluate and select the right CRO and establish procedures for vendor oversight for R&D projects you need to outsource

Managing Vendor/CRO/CMO Oversight

27-28 Apr 2020

Also on: 8 Oct 2020

This seminar will provide essential guidance on how to undertake a successful conformity assessment process and subsequently apply (or continue to apply) the CE mark

PLEASE NOTE THE ORIGINAL DATE FOR THIS EVENT HAS CHANGED TO 8-9 MAY 2019

Medical Device Regulations in Asia-Pacific markets, gain practical advice on how regulations are being applied to enable you to maximise on this rapidly growing market.

We can customise this course to meet your requirements.

This seminar will provide an essential overview of the key areas of requirements for approvals for Medical Devices in Latin America. Countries to be covered: Brazil, Mexico, Colombia and Peru

This seminar will provide an essential overview of the key areas of requirements for product approvals for medical devices in the Middle East and North Africa.

An Introduction to Medical Device Software: Regulations & Requirements to include EU & FDA Guidance and Risk Management

Gathering and using clinical evidence for CE marking and post-market compliance in line with the new MDR

Medical Device Studies: Clinical Evidence

14-15 Nov 2019

Also on: 11 May 2020

An essential overview of medical device clinical evaluations, clinical investigations, post-market clinical follow up requirements and adverse event and vigilance reporting

A comprehensive overview of MDIs including development, manufacture, regulation and market potential

Metered Dose Inhaler (MDI) Technology

19-20 Feb 2020

Also on: 16 Sep 2020

Book by 20 Dec to save
£200 / €280 / $312

This interactive one day course will provide an introduction to mindfulness and encourage new ways of thinking and working, as well as help you relate to stress and problems in a different way.

Mindfulness in the Workplace

Bespoke training

We can customise this course to meet your requirements.

This conference gives a comprehensive review within the field of nasal drug delivery while reviewing the very latest new data and innovative technologies.

Nasal Drug Delivery

14-15 May 2020

A two-day seminar designed to explain what IT contracts are, how and why they work and how to put them in place.

Negotiating and Drafting IT Contracts

18-19 Mar 2020

Also on: 8 Sep 2020

Managing the transition to the new regulation: this is a seminar you cannot afford to miss as you put in place your strategies for the new environment.

New Medical Device Regulation

4-5 Mar 2020

Also on: 19 Oct 2020

In one intensive day learn how to protect and exploit your intellectual property rights for maximum commercial benefit

This course has been designed to present a number of important developments in pharmaceutical packaging and labelling from regulations, standardisation, technology, innovation and artwork origination.

This two-day workshop will give you an opportunity to improve and enhance your persuading and influencing skills within business

NEW COURSE!

Positive Persuading and Influencing Skills

13-14 Nov 2019

Also on: 10 Jun 2020

This two-day course will challenge your current thinking and behaviour in all areas of communication.
 
 
 

We can customise this course to meet your requirements.

Topics such as quality of syringe manufacture, quality of syringe components and why, quality of filling (volume check, reject reduction), quality of inspection and product release will be discussed in detail.

Pre-Filled Syringes

24-25 Mar 2020

This leading project management course will provide you with a thorough understanding of project management skills, including both technical and interpersonal skills

Project Management for Pharma Professionals

9-10 Dec 2019

Also on: 18 Jun 2020

Book by 24 Oct to save
£200 / €280 / $312

Licensing agreements are frequently used by commercial entities, public or quasi-public bodies for the development of new business prospects and cross-border expansion.

Newly updated programme

This comprehensive course has been designed to map the processes from device concept to marketing and show how regulatory, quality, clinical and other aspects of device development are joined into a continuous process.

Business, commercial, financial and leadership skills to manage and develop a sound and strategically effective in-house legal department

The Mini MBA for In-house Lawyers

26-29 Nov 2019

Also on: 23 Jun 2020

A three-day accelerated management programme to give you the high-performance management skills of an MBA, designed specifically for pharmaceutical/biotechnology professionals and also applicable to medical device/animal health industries

The Pharma Mini MBA

4-6 Nov 2019

Also on: 13 May 2020

One-day intensive briefing on best practice and employment law requirements for the effective HR assistant

The Role and Skills of a Valuable HR Assistant

28 Apr 2020

Also on: 6 Oct 2020

This practical two-day programme is a must-attend event for any newly promoted or aspiring HR advisors, as well as those looking for a refresher.

The Role of an Effective HR Advisor

16-17 Oct 2019

Also on: 14 May 2020

This programme has been specifically designed for those HR professionals who operate at, or aspire to operate at, a senior level within their businesses.

The Role of the Senior HR Manager

6-7 Nov 2019

Also on: 16 Jun 2020

Learn how to navigate competition law and ensure compliance while maximising opportunities for your business

Communicate, influence and motivate to enhance internal and external relationships and to help improve both yours and the business performance.

We can customise this course to meet your requirements.