Clinical Trials and Drug Development
Enrollment Period: 12 months.
Average Learning Time: ~90 minutes.
Additional Resources: Supplemental materials/activities.
Accredited Program: 1.5 CPD Credits.
Method of Training: Online, asynchronous, self-paced eLearning.Accessibility: 24/7 access to all program materials.
Catalog: Clinical Trials Management and Monitoring.
Demonstration: Five (5) free trial courses are available.
Group/Employee Training: Click here to request a quote.
Final Assessment: Multiple choice; unlimited attempts.
Certificate: PDF with validation code (See sample).
Price: $175.00 USD
Document your dedication to quality, compliance, safety, and job performance by earning a training certification.Training Program: Clinical Trials and Drug Development
Training Provided By: Biopharma Institute
Schedule: Self-paced. Immediate access to training materials upon enrollment.
This course teaches the students about how clinical trials fit into the process of drug development. Key historical events which have led to the development of controlled clinical trials are outlined. The purpose of clinical trials are specified and further explored through the regulations that apply to them, specifically, the identification of appropriate codes, and outlining their features. The program goes on to discuss the environment of cost control in which the pharmaceutical industry of today operates.
Upon completing this course, students will have a strong understanding of how to accomplish the following: Provide an outline of the environmental cost control in which the pharmaceutical industry of today operates; give a description of how clinical trials fit into the process of drug development; outline the ethical and legislative framework; describe the purpose behind clinical trials; provide a summary of the key historical events which led to the development of controlled clinical trials.
Certification Requirements: Students must view the entire course and successfully pass an online, multiple-choice final assessment within a 12-month period. A certificate of completion is immediately accessible in PDF format after satisfying the requirements.
Biopharma Institute certificates and digital badges include the date of completion, but do not have an expiration date. However, compliance training is typically considered valid for a period of 3 years. Many organizations suggest that compliance training should be refreshed at least every three years to stay up to date with regulations, standards, guidelines, and to reinforce the importance of maintaining compliance. The validity period for employee compliance training would be determined by those responsible for managing quality assurance.
Biopharma Institute's online training courses include immediate access after enrollment. Username, password, and instructions are emailed to the student directly following online enrollment into the program. Course takers may attempt the final assessment any number of times, as needed, to achieve a passing score. The certificate of completion is instantaneously launched and made available to the student in a PDF format upon completion.
Once all training requirements have been satisfied the achievement can be verified from our website using the unique ID code found on the certificate. Professional certification programs issue a digital badge to verify training and document the achievement. These digital badges can be displayed on social networking sites, such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Badgr.
The context of the pharmaceutical industry and modern medicine is established. The module's four perspectives on clinical trials are setout.
Factors that gave rise to the modern framework of regulation of clinical trials are traced.
Codes and regulations
The principal elements of regulation of clinical trials are set out. The regulatory frameworks of the USA, Europe and Japan are outlined. International harmonization of requirements through the work of ICH is discussed, with particular reference to Good Clinical Practice.
The long and financially risky process of developing a drug is described. The various stages of discovery, nonclinical and clinical development are detailed.
Commercial considerations in drug development are described. Issues such as financial risk, pharmacoeconomics, patent life and generics are discussed.
Multiple-choice mastery assessment.
Who will benefit from this module?
This introductory module is an ideal primer for those new to the fields of clinical research or regulatory affairs. It will also provide valuable background information for administrative, sales and other staff in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, enabling them to understand better the context in which they work.
Clinical Trials and Drug Development is included in the following professional certification programs:
Clinical Trials Management (US & EU) Professional Certification ProgramCourse ID: GCP00A1
Price: $1295.00.00 (USD) | Learn more
Obtaining Approval for Clinical Trials in US & EU for Regulatory ProfessionalsCourse ID: GCP00A2
Price: $895.00.00 (USD) | Learn more
Benefits of Being Certified from Biopharma Institute: Throughout many of our online training programs students will be engaging in active learning through the use of interactive eLearning modules validated by 3rd party organizations for relevancy and regulatory content. The courses are developed by subject matter experts (SMEs) to promote the retaining of key knowledge. They offer access to regulatory references, real-life case studies, and introduce other important information necessary to assist with learning. Since 2003, Biopharma Institute has been aiding both professionals and their corporate employers with fulfilling training requirements. Biopharma Institute's certifications are recognized by a wide spectrum of industries, regulators, and companies around the world. Furthermore, our training solutions are customizable to any organization's training needs. Today, Biopharma Institute offers over 200 courses training on clinical research, drug manufacturing (cGMP), regulatory affairs, validation systems, pharmacovigilance, good laboratory practice (GLP), and data integrity for the clinical research, pharmaceutical, and medical device industries.
Group Training for Employees: For corporations seeking a method to train employees, economically, without having to set aside time for travel, webinars, or live, in-person training; Biopharma Institute is the training partner you can rely on. Our training provides an effective, engaging, self-paced learning experience which fits conveniently into the day-to-day activities of most types of learners. Our eLearning modules are SCORM-compliant and can be delivered from most corporate learning management systems (LMS). We catering to both small-scale and large-scale training requests, with the same goal in mind: To make this a good experience for everyone involved, from the students to those managing the group training.
Benefits of Training with Biopharma Institute
|Immediate access to courses:||Username, password, instructions, and receipt of payment are immediately emailed upon online enrollment.|
|Self-paced, asynchronous eLearning:||24/7 access to all course materials and assessments for 12 months.|
|Open enrollment:||No prior course prerequisites or work experience required.|
|Expertise:||Courses developed by subject matter experts (SMEs) in the area being taught.|
|Current and validated:||Training is current with respect to regulations, procedures, and 3rd party validated and/or accredited.|
|Optimized for learning:||Courses include voiceovers, easy navigation, reading materials, case studies, progress checks, and high-quality animations to increase retention of subject matter.|
|Secure and safe access:||Encrypted website and LMS connections, firewall, and daily malware scans deliver optimal security and performance.|
|Flexible final assessments:||Multiple-choice questions can be taken repeatedly until a passing score is achieved.|
|Direct access to certificates:||Certificate of completion is instantly available once requirements have been fulfilled.|
|Verification of training:||Certificates verifiable online with digital badges issued for all professional certification programs.|
|Training manager access:||A proprietary portal offers access to download enrollment reports, training records, account balance, and more.|
|SCORM-compliant courses:||Courses can be delivered directly to most corporate Learning Management Systems (LMS).|
|Purchase orders (POs):||POs are accepted from all companies. Request an invoice when starting the procurement process.|
|Reimbursement:||Some employers may reimburse their employees for training expenses. Check your company's policy.|
|Financial assistance:||Payment plans are available to those who qualify. Alternatively, purchasing individual courses one at a time is also an option.|
|Career advancement:||Professional certifications help demonstrate interest and dedication to career and job performance. They may be helpful for those seeking to grow their career or transitioning to a different position within an organization. Professional certifications are a great addition to a resume, offer talking points for the interview, and practical knowledge for performing duties.|