The Exemptee Institute
SkillsPlus International Inc. originally incorporated in 1991. Today, after more than 20 years of providing quality services to the pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device industries, SkillsPlus has offices in San Francisco, Chicago, and Fort Lauderdale. While serving the needs of over 450 clients and customers worldwide, it is our mission to provide quality training and consulting services that meet the needs of the client organization.
Since 2002, SkillsPlus Intl Inc. has offered an approved California Department of Public Health Home Medical Device Retailer (CDPH HMDR) training certification course. Establishing our Exemptee Institute is our commitment to offer the highest quality Exemptee training certification course available on the market.
Allan Dewes, President of SkillsPlus International Inc., possesses over 30 years experience in identifying training needs, and creating & delivering practical, cost-effective training solutions for CGMP, GCP, GLP, QSR, management, and supervisory development. Mr. Dewes facilitates classes for all levels of the organization. Allan is known for delivering exciting, creative, and participative training sessions. An acknowledged leader in the training field, he has spoken at numerous international conventions. He conducts training in all topics offered, including CGMPs, GLPs, SOPs, Root Cause Analysis, Writing Investigation Reports, Managing for Compliance and many more. Allan is the author and publisher of the CGMP Challenge, Inspection Detection, the extremely popular CGMP Trainer's Survival Kit II, Instructor Guides CGMP training programs for pharmaceutical and medical device training, and computer-based training (CBT) materials to support online learning. Prior to working in the pharmaceutical industry, Allan was a staff psychologist. He has worked with a variety of patient populations. Mr. Dewes earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Business Administration from Ramapo College of New Jersey, and a Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology, from Towson State University. His graduate research study focused on adult learning, behavior change, and communication.
Jackie O'Neill-Brown's varied professional background offers a unique combination of talents expressly servicing clients from both practical and effective perspectives. Jackie possesses more than 25 years of experience in training, manufacturing, and human resources in CGMP regulated environments. She has held key positions as training supervisor and manager of training and continuous improvement in pharmaceutical operations. Jackie has a special ability for engaging groups to facilitate learning. Positively interacting with a diverse workforce, she has designed, developed, and delivered a variety of regulatory, technical and management development training programs. With an eye toward performance improvement, she is able to identify and recommend training solutions that achieve the desired outcome using creative methods and strategies. Jackie brings a passion for compliance and product quality to all sessions which keeps employees energized throughout the class as well as motivated toward applying the regulations in their respective work areas. Jackie holds a degree from the State University of New York Business School, and has been a guest speaker at national conferences. Jackie conducts CGMP and trainer training and heads up the sales organization from the Chicago office.
Austin Lee, PharmD, FASHP, is an experienced learning and development professional. He brings a focus on e-Learning technical support, and a pharmacist's eye to the SkillsPlus International Inc. team. His expertise draws from his work in pharmacy education & training, emergency room clinical pharmacy services, home infusion pharmacy, team & organizational development/facilitation, computer programming, healthcare website development, and multi-year strategic planning. Austin has completed: a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology; a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree from the University of California in San Francisco; and a post-graduate Hospital Pharmacy Residency from Duke University Medical Center.
For additional information, contact Allan Dewes: 415-487-3500 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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