Laura Brown Training and Development
providing quality in-house training and QA solutions
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Laura Brown Training
International expertise for in-house customised technical and management skill training, and quality assurance audit for Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Device and Healthcare organisations.
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In-House Courses
GCP courses
GXP courses
Project Management
Technical Pharma
Management and Personal skills
Pharma "mini MBA"
Pharma Leadership skills
Support staff/administrators
Training Consultancy/other services
Audit services
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Management and Personal Development Courses

Effective interpersonal people skills are essential to high business performance in pharma and associated origanisations. However, these soft skills are very different to the technical ones, yet vital for the success of organisations, particularly in the fast moving, highly competitive pharmaceutical industry. Our courses help people to understand and master these new skills. By using practical pharma examples, action planning and lessons learned from the course can easily be transferred to the workplace. In this way, your investment in the training will create lasting value in your staff and your own organisation.

Examples of the courses include:

  • Project management (both technical tools and people skills)
  • Leadership skills – in the pharma industry Leading pharma teams
  • Team building sessions
  • Management skills
  • Management skills for clinical researchers
  • Management tools and techniques – “Tool kit of pharma management techniques”
  • The pharma “mini MBA” A three day or longer, modular programme designed to give technical staff needing to cope with increasing internal pressures, leadership challenges, change management and to develop their business management strengths generally. This has stimulating pharma case studies included. This programme is delivered with a leading strategy expert with pharma experience who has extensive experience in this area having taught MBAs at Cranfield, City and Cambridge Universities.
  • Strategic thinking/ implementation
  • Brexit Strategy
  • Process improvement - SMART pharma skills
  • Communication skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Train the trainer
  • Meeting management - Effective pharma meetings
  • Root cause analysis for problem solving /and or corrective and preventative actions (CAPA)
  • Time management for pharma professionals
  • Stress management in the pharma Industry – remaining positive under pressure

“The course was excellent, easy to put into practice what I had learnt into the workplace” (GSK)

All courses can be tailored to your specific needs

To find out more about any of these courses or to discuss how a course could be tailored to your specific needs, please contact Laura Brown.