Available to register anytime




45 mins to 1 hr per course

Program Details

Elevate your life sciences career with on-demand courses in biomanufacturing.

The Canadian Alliance for Training in Life Sciences (CASTL) Online Academy is a dynamic platform that delivers technical skills training courses to support students and industry professionals looking to excel in a biomanufacturing career. API has partnered with CASTL to provide access to biomanufacturing-focused training to enhance industry skills and empower career development.

This partnership allows API to mitigate the high cost and limited availability of resources by providing free access to industry-leading training, as CASTL is the exclusive Canadian provider of award-winning National Institute of Bioprocessing Research and Training (NIBRT) courses.

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API’s training library provides access to a range of courses for competencies in biomanufacturing.

These valuable training courses were created to help life sciences trainees meet industry demands and gain a competitive edge in biomanufacturing and associated industries.

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CASTL Online Academy

Available in English and French

API’s licenses provide access to several courses specific to the following areas of expertise:

  • Upstream Processing
  • Downstream Processing
  • Formulation, Fill Finish, and Aseptic Processing
  • Quality Risk Management
  • Facility Design and Utility
  • Cytiva Catalogue
  • Cell and Gene Therapy
  • Viral Vector Production for Gene Therapy

About our partner

The Canadian Alliance for Skills and Training in Life Sciences (CASTL) offers top-notch technical skills development and training in the field of life sciences.

Specializing in biopharmaceutical manufacturing, CASTL is driven by the collaboration of academia, industry, and government, working together to meet the future skills requirements of the rapidly expanding bioscience sector. CASTL Online Academy courses are developed by the National Institute for Bioprocessing Research and Training (NIBRT), a renowned organization that specializes in cutting-edge bioprocessing research and training.

Learn more about CASTL