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The Fundamentals of Risk Assessment 


This course will introduce you to the process of risk assessment. By the end of this course you will be able to explain the iterative process of risk assessment, explain why this process is an effective method for managing risk, and describe the 8-step risk assessment process.

The course features a 3D interactive exercise where you follow the first 4 steps of the risk assessment process to address a clogged glue gun on a case packer. The course also features an interactive exercise using PackSafe, a software tool for performing risk assessment.
 

Course duration: Approx. 1 hour

Course Price: PMMI Member: $139     Non-Member: $159 



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Introduction to Packaging Machinery 

Available in individual module format!  Made up of 14 modules, this course teaches the functions and operations of packaging machinery and the interactions of machines with product characteristic, package design and packaging materials.



Lesson topics include:  Bottling Machinery, Folding Carton Machinery, Rigid Package Labeling, Case Packing Machinery, Palletizing, Form Fill Sealers, Blister Packaging, Wrappers, Bagging Machines, Flexible Package Labeling, Conveyors, Accumulators and Un-Scramblers, Coding & Marking Equipment, and Scales & Checkweighers.

Individual Module Price: PMMI Member: $40 Non-Member: $50

Complete Course duration: Approx. 4+ hours

Complete Course duration: PMMI Member: $249 Non-Member: $299

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Basic Electrical Components


The Basic Electrical Components e-learning course is an introduction to the principles of electricity and explains the functionality of electrical components found on packaging machinery. The course explains how electricity works, and explains the laws of electricity. The course covers the different electrical components commonly found on packaging machinery and how they function. It also delves into preventive maintenance and helps students identify failures and malfunctions of these components.

Course duration: Approx. 3 1/2 hour

Course Price: PMMI Member: $159     Non-Member: $179  


       
       


Lesson topics include: The principles of electricity, switches, fuses and circuit breakers, transformers, electric motors, heaters, relays, solenoids and linear force actuators, static eliminators, sensors, control systems, and motion control systems.

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Basic Mechanical Components


The Basic Mechanical Components e-learning course teaches operators, mechanics and technicians about the basic mechanical components found on packaging lines. Each of the 12 lessons concentrates on the functionality and purpose of a different essential component.

Course duration: Approx. 1 1/2 hour

Course Price: PMMI Member: $109     Non-Member: $129


      
     


Topics of the lessons include: Bearings, Belt Drives, Brakes and Clutches, Chains and Sprockets, Gears, Levers, Cranks and Linkages, Cams, Shafts and Shaft Couplings, Springs, Star Wheels, Timing Screws, Geared Speed Reducers, Geared Speed Inducers, and Adjustable Speed Drives.

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Troubleshooting Packaging Machinery

Available in English and Spanish!

Troubleshooting Packaging Machinery Equipment teaches packaging professionals  entry-level theory, process, and logic of troubleshooting specifically applied to packaging manufacturing.

Course duration: Approx. 1 hour

Course Price: PMMI Member: $109     Non-Member: $129





Through the use of videos, animations and interactive exercises, students will learn:


* the difference between troubleshooting and problem solving
* the different types of problems
* to differentiate between observations and possible causes

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