Understanding Plastics Materials
This course will benefit any personnel that's involved with material handling and describes the effects that moisture can have on molded part properties during processing. Polymer classification and what occurs during processing for each type is also explained.
Material Drying Technology for Scientific Molders
Material handlers need to know how different types of polymers are best dried and prepared for reliable processing. These courses show participants how proper plastics material handling and drying is critical to produce a consistent product.
Injection Molding Hydraulics
These courses demonstrate the importance of hydraulics and the required proper maintenance of hydraulic components. Machine operators will learn ways to reduce wear on hydraulic components and become familiar with hydraulic print reading and theory.
Extrusion Blow Molding Series
Developed in collaboration with The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE), these three courses will provide a thorough understanding of what’s involved in the Extrusion Blow Molding process.
Using standard industry terms and practices, with an emphasis on safety, these courses are essential for all personnel involved with Extrusion Blow Molding.
Math for Blow Molders
This two-part online program was created for all personnel within the blow molding industry who would like to expand or fine-tune their math skills.
Basic Measuring Tools SkillSet™ Series
The Basic Measuring Tools series teaches participants the correct usage and procedures for verifying the accuracy of measuring devices. These courses are ideal for operators, inspectors, technicians, engineers, machinists, quality and maintenance personnel, research and development, metrology, field support, tooling – or anyone that works with measuring tools in any industry.
The 5S System SkillSet™ Series
The 5S System is a critical component of Lean Manufacturing used by successful manufacturing facilities worldwide. It consists of 5 simple and concise steps – Sorting, Straightening, Sweeping, Standardizing, and Sustaining – that can help your facility reduce clutter and waste and, ultimately, increase efficiency and productivity.
Blow Molding Professional Certification Exam
This globally-recognized professional certification demonstrates a broad-spectrum understanding of the blow molding industry and is recommended for anyone working in it. The certification requires the completion of a 3-part test taking approximately 1-2 hours to complete with a time limit of 3 hours total.