AIMPLAS, Technological Institute of Plastic, has designed for 2016 a complete offer of training actions in the modality online, which makes it easier for professionals in the plastics sector to expand their training in materials, processes, regulations or life cycle, with the flexibility that this type of methodology provides.
Specifically, this same week the AIMPLAS Professional Title begins to be taught, which with 200 hours of initial and continuous It is the ideal training complement for those professionals in the plastics sector who do not have an overview of thermoplastics and their main transformation processes.
From February 23 to May 23, three courses of 80 hours duration each related to processes and life cycle will be developed. It is a course on Extrusion of Plastic Materials: equipment, processing and control parameters. Another on Injection of Plastic Materials: processing, control parameters, defects and solutions. And a third on Carbon Footprint in the plastic sector and its reduction strategies.
During the month of March there will be another three courses focused on materials. As a novelty, the first edition of an online course on Injected Parts Defects is also planned during the months of June and July.
For the second semester of this year, new content is also being prepared to expand the online training offer with training actions related to the following topics: Characterization of plastic materials and Recycling of plastic materials.
As in previous years, an extensive program of webinars or online conferences lasting an hour and a half each has been designed, allowing professionals in the sector to complete their training in different areas without traveling and in a flexible way. The first of them will take place on February 3 and will be an Introduction to the FDA legislation applicable to plastic materials in contact with food.