BioPharmaChem Skillnet

Network Objectives

Network Objectives

The Role of BioPharmaChem Skillnet is:

  • To assist member companies in identifying and bridging skills gaps
  • To provide enterprise-led, subsidised training for industry
  • To promote the value of training, upskilling and lifelong learning
  • To facilitate “Best Practice” workshops
  • To encourage networking between member companies across the Pharma, BioPharma, Med Device and Chemical sectors
  • To conduct future skills research within industry and build programmes based on findings, to meet anticipated future skills requirements

What Type of Training does the Network Provide?

As the network represents a wide variety of companies the training that is undertaken is also quite diverse covering both “hard” and “soft” skills including the following:

  • Advanced Operator Skills
  • Computer Systems Compliance/Data Integrity
  • Analytical Method Transfer
  • Risk Assessment
  • Project Management Skills
  • Change Management
  • Leadership Development Courses
  • Effective Communications


Networking Events can comprise almost anything from informal get-togethers to large seminars; from golf outings or barbecues etc.

We are always open to suggestions for other networking events. The following are the ones we currently run:

  • Business Seminars
  • Fora
  • Guest Speaker Events
  • Business Site Visits
  • Foot in the Door