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Considering Food Safety Training? Explore Tech Innovations In The Field

Food safety, highlighted by comprehensive food safety training, remains a pressing concern in food processing and preparation. Every year, millions of tons of food are wasted due to the activities of harmful, spoilage-causing microorganisms and bacteria, which are responsible for significant food-borne illnesses, some of which can be deadly. With antibiotic resistance continuing to pose a severe healthcare challenge, it is clear that tackling food safety issues at source remains the most effective way to combat threats. Necessity drives innovation, and in the food industry, innovation is relatively constant, marked by technological advancements that are revolutionizing how we handle food… READ MORE »

April 16, 2024

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Cannabis Quality Assurance: A Valuable Webinar for Students

Quality Assurance (QA) remains one of the most critical aspects of the cannabis industry. It is so important, that cannabis companies are required to have a Quality Assurance Person (QAP) listed on their license application with Health Canada. AAPS’s upcoming Cannabis Quality Assurance webinar is excellent for anyone interested in learning more about this crucial role within the cannabis industry and obtaining the educational credentials required for this in-demand role. This comprehensive online program delves into the essential elements of a robust QA program, equipping you with the knowledge and understanding to thrive in this specialized field. Meet Our Expert.. READ MORE »

April 9, 2024

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Student Success Story: Clinical Research Training Grad Asha Naik

According to Albert Einstein, the only source of knowledge is experience. This quote perfectly captures the spirit of clinical research training. It’s a field where theory meets practice, where scientific inquiry intersects with patient well-being. It’s a world constantly evolving, driven by the dedication of individuals like Asha Naik, who are passionate about pushing boundaries and exploring new horizons. In the latest episode of our student success series, we share the experiences of one of our biggest luminaries, Clinical Research Training Graduate Asha Naik. We hope that Asha’s story inspires you to never relent in pursuing your dreams. Because, just.. READ MORE »

April 2, 2024

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A Clinical Research Success Story: Tolulope Adegbite

Embarking on clinical research training abroad is a transformative experience for many students but can present multiple challenges. International students encounter numerous obstacles, such as acclimating to an unfamiliar culture, mastering the intricacies of a foreign educational system, and learning to navigate the complexities of new workplace norms and professional etiquette. Our students prioritize gaining the knowledge crucial for their future achievements. Equally, they value the availability of a robust support system to ensure their success. Exploring the possibility of studying at AAPS brings you closer to discovering many inspiring success stories. Many of our students once faced uncertainty about.. READ MORE »

March 19, 2024

A food safety professional preparing a meat sample for quality testing in Food Safety Training

4 Types Of Food Hazards To Remember After Food Safety Training

Professionals with food safety training are responsible for identifying, preventing, and managing all types of food production and handling risks. Their work helps secure public health by reducing food contamination and foodborne illnesses. Food safety training equips these professionals with the knowledge, skills, and resources to carry out their duties effectively. One of these duties is identifying and eliminating food hazards before they threaten the public’s welfare. However, not all food hazards are the same. While some can be easily measured and removed, others require more intricate actions. Here’s a look at four distinct types of food hazards that food.. READ MORE »

March 12, 2024

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Considering a Cannabis Course? Learn About the Cannabis Act and Watch Our Webinar

Are you interested in a career in the booming Canadian cannabis industry and contemplating enrolling in a cannabis course to set you on the way? The Canadian cannabis industry remains one of the most strictly regulated in the world. With the ever-evolving landscape of cannabis legislation, staying informed about the latest changes to the Cannabis Act is crucial for anyone looking to make a mark in the cannabis industry. At AAPS, we provide comprehensive cannabis education while ensuring our students are up-to-date with the most recent legislative adjustments. This blog post highlights the stipulations of the current cannabis act to.. READ MORE »

March 5, 2024

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Forward with Excellence: Celebrating AAPS’s Milestones

As we embark further into 2024, it’s a perfect moment to celebrate the remarkable achievements and milestones of the Academy of Applied Pharmaceutical Sciences (AAPS). Throughout 2023, the AAPS community has witnessed remarkable growth, unrivalled educational experiences, and groundbreaking partnerships. Let’s explore the journey of AAPS in 2023 and appreciate the many stories of success, innovation, and excellence. Reflecting on Educational Delivery and Certification Accreditation Our pharmaceutical school has achieved exceptional progress in educational delivery and certification accreditation. Laleh Bighash, President and Dean of Scientific Affairs at AAPS, states, “As we close out 2023, we want to share and celebrate.. READ MORE »

February 29, 2024

A male technical writer in an office after completing his quality assurance training

3 Effective Job Search Strategies for Technical Writers After Quality Assurance Training

In the pharmaceutical industry, technical writers are indispensable for upholding stringent quality assurance standards. They meticulously document every aspect of drug development and manufacturing processes, ensuring that procedures are articulated and compliant with regulatory requirements. This documentation serves as a critical foundation for quality control, enabling consistent execution of processes and facilitating regulatory audits. Technical writers help bridge the gap between complex scientific information and practical implementation by producing detailed standard operating procedures (SOPs), validation reports, and quality manuals. Their work ensures that pharmaceutical products are made safely, effectively, and per the highest quality standards, ultimately safeguarding public health. Due.. READ MORE »

February 27, 2024

A cannabis industry training graduate utilizing her managerial knowledge when documenting the feedback of a batch of specimens.

How Our Cannabis Industry Training Prepares You to Be a Successful Manager

The cannabis industry is booming, and with this growth comes a demand for knowledgeable and skilled managers who can navigate the complexities of this burgeoning field. At the Academy of Applied Pharmaceutical Sciences (AAPS), we understand the critical need for specialized education that prepares individuals for leadership roles within the cannabis sector. Our comprehensive Cannabis Industry Training program is designed to equip graduates with the skills, knowledge, and practical experience needed to excel in administrative roles and beyond in the burgeoning Canadian cannabis industry. Comprehensive Cannabis Education Curriculum  Our program offers a deep dive into the various facets of the.. READ MORE »

February 20, 2024

A female nutrition consultant prescribing a supplement after completing her Diploma in Nutrition

3 Tips for Pursuing a Nutrition Consultant Career After Nutrition Training

The work of a Nutrition Consultant is crucial to the wellness and healthy lifestyle of a diverse range of clients. Nutrition consultants must develop the professional expertise, skill set, and knowledge their job demands to help the individuals and organizations that need their services. Your work in this field requires you to be able to convert your expertise in healthy eating and lifestyle behavior into well-tailored guidance suited to meet your clients’ health goals.  If you’ve recently completed your nutrition training and are considering what steps to take to pursue your consulting career, here are a few tips to help.. READ MORE »

February 13, 2024


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