Developing your career

The adMare Academy builds talent by training highly-qualified personnel—from undergrads to industry executives—who will drive the growth of the Canadian life sciences industry. Our ultimate goal? To ensure that you have the knowledge, skills, and network to start or grow your career in the Canadian life sciences sector, and that Canadian companies have the talent they need to succeed today and in the future. We recognize that diversity is Canada’s strength, and ensure that all of our programs help address the gender gap within leadership positions, and build opportunities for underrepresented groups.

Building Talent


Specialized, high-impact
training programs

The adMare Academy offers the following unique and substantive programs.


Executive Institute

The Executive Institute is a custom-designed program focused on advancing leadership capacity amongst life sciences professionals in Canada. This program offers a unique opportunity to develop your leadership skills alongside other leaders in the industry and learn from their experiences specific to the Canadian life sciences ecosystem. By participating in the program, you will be joining an elite network of trainees and alumni leading innovation in life sciences across Canada.

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BioInnovation Scientist Program

BioInnovation Scientist (BIS) Programs provide online training that empowers early-career professionals with the fundamental knowledge and skills they need to succeed in the Canadian life sciences industry.

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Experiential Learning Programs

Fellowship and Undergraduate Programs offer research-intensive roles with hands-on bench work in adMare’s therapeutic development laboratories.

In addition to contributing to the development of therapeutic programs, participants’ on-the-job training is supplemented with learning and development initiatives to advance the understanding of the therapeutic development lifecycle and professional skills acquisition.

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Biomanufacturing Training (CASTL)

The adMare Academy is the lead national partner for the Canadian Alliance for Skills and Training in Life Sciences (CASTL), working in close collaboration to build the talent urgently needed in Canada’s biopharmaceutical manufacturing sector.

CASTL is the exclusive provider in Canada of training curriculum licensed by the National Institute for Bioprocessing Research and Training (NIBRT), a world-class program for the biopharmaceutical manufacturing industry. In partnership with academia, industry, and governments, CASTL offers multiple applied learning streams and pathways for individuals to acquire hands-on technical training, theoretical knowledge, and professional skills. 

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Our track record so far


adMare Academy alumni


of alumni working to build the life sciences industry