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2018 News Updates
California Designated Representative
Reverse Distributor Training Program Approved (Apr 2018)
NEW! - The
California State Board of Pharmacy has approved our California
Designated Representative Reverse Distributor training program. Successful
completion earns you a training affidavit.
California Law Creates Designated Representative
Reverse Distributor License (Jan 2018)
Senate Bill - SB 752 (Chapter 598, Statutes of 2017, Stone) Designated
Representative-Reverse Distributor has been "chaptered" by the
Secretary of State (enacted October 8, 2017). It includes the creation of a
designated representative-reverse distributor license. At a high level:
Section 4040.5 of the Business and Professions Code is amended
to read: 4040.5. "Reverse distributor" means every person who acts as
an agent for pharmacies, drug wholesalers, third-party logistics providers,
manufacturers, and other entities by receiving, inventorying, warehousing, and
managing the disposition of outdated or nonsaleable dangerous drugs or dangerous
Section 4022.6 is added to the Business and Professions Code,
to read: 4022.6. "Designated representative-reverse distributor" means
an individual to whom a license has been granted pursuant to Section 4053.2, who
is responsible for supervision over a licensed wholesaler that only acts as a
reverse distributor. A pharmacist fulfilling the duties of Section 4053.2 shall
not be required to obtain a license as a designated representative-reverse
2017 News Updates
California HMDR Program Website Has Changed (May
2017) California's CDPH HMDR website has been
updated. That means it'll be harder to find things related to HMDR Exemptee
topics. I suggest you start here: California
HMDR Program Website.
2016 News Updates
Course Catalog Published
(November 2016) It's time to get ahead of
the curve and get your 2017 training calendar planned. Explore our Course Catalog - FDA cGMP QSR GMP Training - classes, courses, workshops, and
2013 News Updates
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CGMP Requirements for Combination Products -
Final Rule Published by the FDA (PDF)
Exemptee Institute & Designated Representative Institute Established
(January 2013) We're proud to announce that we've
just launched The Exemptee Institute, and The
Designated Representative Institute. We're committed to supporting the
training needs of California HMDR Exemptee and CA/FL Pharmacy Designated
2012 News Updates
(September 2012) SkillsPlus is excited to announce the opening
of its East Coast office. Our newest office is located in Fort Lauderdale
Florida. We look forward to the convenience of service our clients from that new
(September 2012) We welcome Austin Lee to the SkillsPlus
team. Austin will be focusing his attention to advancing our e-learning
methodology, provide tech support for our e-learning course students, and help
to produce new e-learning courses in support of CGMP, QSR, Designated
Representative and Exemptee training. Please welcome Austin to the team..
2011 News Updates
Designated Representative Study Course. (April
2011) SkillsPlus launched a cost effective, time efficient and easy to
use self study course for the Florida Wholesale Designated Representative.
2010 News Updates
(March-December, 2010) SkillsPlus is excited to celebrate its 20th
anniversary on January 2, 2011.
2009 News Updates
and Investors partner to develop a comprehensive 21 CFR 820 curriculum. (October,
2009) SkillsPlus has partnered with private investors to develop a
comprehensive CGMP/QSR training curriculum for the medical device industry.
partners with Gulf Sciences Corporation, Dubai, U.A.E. to offer CGMP Essentials
and ISO 17025 training. (August, 2009) SkillsPlus has been
invited to join the Board of Faculty at Gulf Sciences Corporation and now offers
CGMP Essentials and ISO 17025 training in Amman and Dubai. Although you may not
be in Jordan or U.A.E. you can attend the CGMP Essentials in Philadelphia this
and Designated Representative Refresher Training (September 28,
2009) SkillsPlus now offers refresher training for Exemptee and
Designated Representative and
Exemptee Certification course update (July 6, 2009) SkillsPlus
rolls out the newest version of the Designated Representative and Exemptee
Certification class. Highlights include more topics directed toward specific
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