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Starting 14 September 2020

5-week online academy

Gain a thorough understanding of dissolution testing in order to assess the safety and efficacy of your drug products

Course Overview

Dissolution testing is crucial in the development and manufacture of innovator and generic pharmaceuticals. Data obtained during development helps support formulation and equivalence decisions as well as quality control and release decisions. Due to its importance dissolution testing poses a major challenge to the pharmaceutical and generics industries both in terms of method development and regulatory compliance.
This 5-week online course will explain the history, benefits, importance, and role of dissolution testing in drug development today. Through case studies and examples, you will examine various techniques available and method development processes. You will explore how to analyse a dissolution curve and review qualification and validation methods.  

Online Academies

Pharmaceutical Training International online courses are on-demand digital courses developed by our expert faculty providing learning on a range of technical topic areas.

Over 5 weeks students will learn through:

  • 9 modules, split up into multiple bitesize recorded videos
  • Quizzes to test your knowledge
  • Revisiting the content with unlimited access to all the materials for 3 months
  • Participating in the discussion forum to interact with other students
  • Interacting with the trainer through the forum during the course
  • Additional content such as materials and white papers available to download

Delegates will receive login instructions within a week of the course start date. If you have any questions please contact

What will you learn?

Dissolution Process
Dissolution Process

Gain a practical introduction to the intricacies of dissolution testing with an emphasis on problems and problem solving

Optimise Test Conditions
Optimise Test Conditions

Select optimum test conditions and method development

Method Validation
Method Validation

Ensure your test methods are properly validated

Dissolution Rate
Dissolution Rate

Enhance the dissolution rate and bioavailability of your compound

Regulatory Theory
Regulatory Theory

Clarify the theory and regulatory aspects involved in developing IVIVC models

Who should is this course for?

This course is applicable to those working in pre-clinical drug development, particular departments may include:

  • Regulatory Affairs
  • Pharmaceutical Development
  • Analytical Development
  • Project Management
  • Quality Control
  • Quality Assurance

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PTI online academies are perfect for busy professionals as they require just 2 hours per week of your time, and include an interactive forum for you to ask direct questions about challenges you are facing to expert course leaders.

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CPD Certified

Engaging in Continuing Professional Development ensures that both academic and practical qualifications do not become out-dated or obsolete; allowing individuals to continually ‘up skill’ or ‘re-skill’ themselves, regardless of occupation, age or educational level. This course has been assessed and is CPD certified.