Clinical Research Foundation

Start your career in clinical research! Clinical Research Foundation – including GCP Certificate

You will acquire basic knowledge about medicines development and related regulations and apply your skills to work in the exciting field of Clinical Research. Learn from and with industry experts and become a Clinical Research Professional.

In this program, you will gain the skills needed to start your career in Clinical Research. You get a solid foundation of competencies which will allow you to advance your career rapidly from a beginner to a clinical research specialist role like Clinical Trial Assistant.

After completing our academy, the door will open to exciting job opportunities and career perspectives, the chance to work in a multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural environment, an opportunity to contribute to better health care and apply technical skills combined with professional skills and behaviors.

The program will be regularly reviewed and updated by our industry expert instructors.

You can start the academy any time and complete it at your own pace. Your training content is ready for you today and you have access for 12 months. Join our regular webinars with industry expert instructors to discuss real-life cases or listen to recordings of previous sessions. Successfully complete two competency modules and obtain your VIARES ACADEMY certificate.

There are currently over 500 entry level CTA roles are advertised in Europe alone. With entry level roles like clinical trial assistant, clinical trial coordinator or clinical project coordinator being in such high demand it is time to take the first step to your new career so don’t hesitate and sign up!

Who should attend

This program will be of benefit to anyone aiming to start a career in Clinical Research. If you have a university degree in life sciences or natural sciences you will get the most out of it.

Is this academy right for me? We are happy to help you make the right decision.
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Academy Program & Webinars

Learning Elements:

  • Background of medicines development
  • Research and discovery stage & product development
  • Clinical development
  • Regulatory submission, Health Technology Assessment, lifecycle management
  • ICH GCP and other applicable regulations

Learning Outcomes

  • Describe the medicines development lifecycle and the significant stages in evaluating the efficacy and safety of new treatments
  • Describe the principles of GCP and how it serves to protect patient safety and data integrity

Next Live Webinar Dates

  • November 11, 2019

Learning Elements:

  • The Study Protocol
    • Elements of a Study Protocol according to ICH GCP
    • Trial Design
    • Methodologies
  • Roles and Responsibilities
    • Ethics Committees
    • Sponsor / Monitor
    • Investigator
    • Competent Authority

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the design features of a clinical trial
  • Describe the rational of complying with any given study protocol in terms of protecting the rights and wellbeing of the patients and the integrity of the data
  • Understanding the roles and responsibilities of each of the key parties in a clinical research activity

Next Live Webinar Dates

  • November 14, 2019


Sign up for only Euro 599,- (incl. Austrian VAT)

Services included:

  • 12 months full access to the academy
    • instructor-led live webinars
    • all recorded webinars
    • all e-learing material
  • VIARES ACADEMY certificate
  • GCP certification

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