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Welcome to the National Association of Pharmaceutical Sales Representatives Website

Since 2002 the National Association of Pharmaceutical Sales Representatives website and training programs have helped entry level pharmaceutical sales reps, pharmaceutical sales managers and sales trainers who work in the pharmaceutical industry. The association is widely known for its CNPR Certification - Pharmaceutical Sales Training Program to candidates who look to enter a pharmaceutical sales career. Other services include Career Center, recruiter contacts, national convention listings, sales conferences announcements, access to industry magazines, job listings, newsletters and more.

Utilize the FREE Pharmaceutical Sales Career Center

Whether you are looking to get a start in the pharmaceutical sales industry—or are a seasoned pharmaceutical sales professional looking for the opportunity to do more and be more — careers are available in the FREE Pharmaceutical Sales Career Center.

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Enroll in the CNPR Entry Level Pharmaceutical Sales Program

The associaton has developed the CNPR Certification - Entry Level Pharmaceutical Sales Program to educate candidates for the pharmaceutical industry as well as be able to differentiate themselves from other candidates. The majority of entry level candidates do not know enough about the pharmaceutical industry, FDA regulations, laws governing the pharmaceutical industry, the anatomy, pharmaceutical terms and abbreviations, effective physician selling skills, general interview questions, etc.

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Qualify and Train For a New Pharmaceutical Sales Rep Career

If you are an entry level candidate looking for a pharmaceutical sales rep career it is important to acquire industry knowledge and training to show industry hiring professionals you are prepared for a pharmaceutical sales career. The CNPR Certification - Entry Level Pharmaceutical Sales training provides such education which will lead to understanding the pharmaceutical industry.

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Importance of CNPR

Importance of the CNPR
Entry Level Pharmaceutical Sales Program

The CNPR Certification - Pharmaceutical Entry Level Sales Training Program provides individuals with entry level vocational training and education for a pharmaceutical sales career. Differentiate yourself and enter a career in pharmaceutical sales. Register today through our ENROLL NOW area

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How we can help

How can the National Association of Pharmaceutical Sales Representatives help?

Since 2002 The association has provided education, Certification, online Career Center, job alerts/referrals, regulation updates, and membership.

The association works directly with many pharmaceutical companies and provides recruitment advertising to these employers when they seek candidates to fill open Pharmaceutical Sales Representative positions.

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Do I need to complete the CNPR Certication - Entry Level Pharmaceutical Sales Program?

Take a quick quiz to see if you should complete your CNPR Certificate.

Here at the National Association of Pharmaceutical Sales Reps we are frequently asked by entry level candidates if they should complete the CNPR program. Certainly this is a good question for someone to ask. Pharmaceutical companies look to employ Sales Representatives who communicate technical pharmacology terminology with physicians and healthcare professionals while adhering to selling guidelines / regulations.

We have prepared a quick quiz below that will test your industry knowledge to tell you whether you may need some pharmaceutical sales training. Take the quiz to test whether you have what it takes to work as a Pharmaceutical Sales Rep.



Obtain your Nationally Recognized Pharmaceutical Sales Certification to better qualify for all Pharmaceutical Sales Rep opportunities

Learn more about the Certified National Pharmaceutical Sales Representative certification by clicking below. We also include thousands of CNPR Grads who now work as Pharmaceutical Sales Reps at Merck, Pfizer, Eli Lilly, Johnson & Johnson, Allergan, Publicis, Amarin, PDI, Bayer, Sanofi, Collegium Pharmaceuical, Janssen Biotech, Novartis, Kowa Pharmaceuticals, Quintiles, IQVIA, Syneos Health, Teva, Avanir, Lupin, US Pharmaceutical, Avella, Salix, GSK, Sunovion, Sprout Pharmaceuticals, Duchesnay, Celgene, Ambry Genetics, Vertical Pharmaceuticals, Shire, Genzyme and so many more. In fact, we challenge anyone to find a pharmaceutical company where you will not find CNPR Certified Pharmaceutical Sales Reps at. We encourage you to look at their profiles and look at the date they got their CNPR and when they started in their first job as a Pharmaceutical Sales Rep. You will see for many it was only a few weeks or months after completing their CNPR Certification.

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