The Learning Reservoir
Delivering Training Excellence
Any time | Any where
Actionable, practical instruction for manufacturing professionals.
The Learning Reservoir Ltd. helps manufacturing companies build knowledgeable, compliant work forces by providing training on topics ranging from manufacturing practices to regulatory compliance.
We work with subject matter experts to create flexible training for your training needs. Our headquarters are in Galway, Ireland.
Our areas of expertise include:
- Manufacturing start-ups
- Manufacturing greenfield sites
- Manufacturing brownfield sites
- Combination products manufacturers
- Established manufacturing companies
- Upskilling professionals who wish to work in regulated industries
The Learning Reservoir team is made up of technical experts who have worked in various industries, acquiring real-life, hands-on experience of quality management and regulatory affairs. We believe that it’s the breadth of knowledge and depth of expertise that set our expert team apart. All our trainers are industry professionals as well as trained trainers.
Dr. Fiona Masterson, Founder and Managing Director
Dr. Fiona Masterson is the Managing Director and founder of The Learning Reservoir. Fiona has over 20+ years of experience in the Life Sciences, Food and Drink industries and third level education.
She is a experienced quality and training professional. She has extensive experience of quality systems, quality standards implementation, and operations management. Fiona has worked in start-ups and high‐tech, fast paced manufacturing environments. She has also lectured for over 10 years in a several technical colleges and universities.
Fiona holds a BSc in Food Science, a Master of Science degree in Applied Science. She also has a Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering. Her Doctorate focused on innovative drug/device combinations products. Fiona is also a certified lead auditor.
She has published many articles in scholarly journals. Topics she has written about include regulatory affairs and innovative training methodologies. A sample of her publications include;
Masterson, F. (2017). Factors that Facilitate Regulatory Approval for Drug/Device Combination Products in the EU and US: A Mixed Method Study of Industry Views. Therapeutic Innovation & Regulatory Science. Innovation & Regulatory Science. Therapeutic Innovation & Regulatory Science, 52(4), 489–498.
Mary Boyle, Training Executive