Certificate Course in Corrugated Process - Semi-Automatic Process

Date : 9th Feb to 14th Feb 2015
Venue : WICMA Auditorium, Mumbai

This was the 35th Certificate Course organised by WICMA along with Knowledge Partners, the Indian Institute of Packaging. The Course, spread over 6 days covered various basic subjects such as raw materials, manufacture, manufacturing defects & remedies, design, quality control, costing, marketing, wastage reduction, among other subjects. Besides, there were practical demonstrations of QC tests, box design & plant visits to box & paper plants.

15 students attended the course. Students from places like, Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune, Kolhapur, Nasik, Delhi, Hyderabad, West Bengal, Delhi attended the course.

Course Brochure contains all the details of the course.

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Certificate Course in Corrugated Packaging

Certificate Course in Corrugated Packaging - Semi Automatic Process

Date: 28th July - 2nd August, 2014 Venue: WICMA Auditorium

This was the 34th Certificate Course organised by Western India Corrugated Box Manufacturers’ Association (WICMA) along with Knowledge Partners, the Indian Institute of Packaging and supported by FCBM. The Course was ideally suited for manufacturers of Corrugated packaging, production and quality control personnel and others connected with Corrugated Packaging.

Course Brochure contains all the details of the course.

Event Properties

Event End Date 02-08-2014 5:30 pm
Capacity 40
Cut off date 26-07-2014
Registration Fees* Rs. 11,000.00

Certificate Course in Corrugated Process - Semi-Automatic Process

Date : 29th July to 3rd August 2013
Venue : WICMA Auditorium, Mumbai

This was the 33rd Certificate Course organised by WICMA along with Knowledge Partners, the Indian Institute of Packaging. The Course was ideally suited for manufacturers of Corrugated packaging, production and quality control personnel and others connected with Corrugated Packaging.

The Course was supported by FCBM.

Course Brochure contains all the details of the course.

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Testing - Practical Course July 2012

3-Day Practical Course in Testing
Venue : WICMA Auditorium, Mumbai
Date : 4th to 6th July 2012

Ideally suited for personnel engaged in Testing and Quality Control at corrugated box manufacturers, users and others connected with corrugated Packaging.

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Brochure & Form.pdf


Certificate Course in Corrugated Packaging - Automatic Process 2012

Date : 7th May to 11th May 2012
Venue : Hotel Kohinoor Continental, Mumbai, India

The Course was held in two modules, viz:

  • Module I: Board Manufacturing From 07th to 9th May 2012M
  • Module II: Box Manufacturing From 10th to 11th May 2012

The Course supported by FCBM and TAPPI, USA

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CCP 2012 - Regn Form.pdf
WICMA Certificate Course 2012.pdf


Certificate Course in Corrugated Process - Semi-Automatic Process

Date : 1st August to 6th August 2011
Venue : WICMA Auditorium, Mumbai

This is the 29th Certificate Course organised jointly by WICMA and Indian Institute of Packaging. The Course is ideally suited for manufacturers of Corrugated packaging, production and quality control personnel and others connected with Corrugated Packaging. The Course supported by FCBM.

Course Brochure contains all the details of the course.
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Certificate Course in Corrugated Packaging - Automatic Process

Date : 9th May to 13th May 2011
Venue : India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi

The Course was held in two modules, viz:

  • Module I: Board Manufacturing From 09th to 11th May 2011
  • Module II: Box Manufacturing From 12th to 13th May 2011

The Course supported by FCBM and TAPPI USA.

Course Brochure and Registration Form Available for Download.
Certificate Course 2011.pdf


Full Time Certificate Course in Corrugated Packaging - Semi Automatic Process

The Management and Technical Development Programmes pioneered by Western India Corrugated Box Manufacturers Association (WICMA) in 1991 have been receiving encouraging response, both from the Industry and others connected with the Corrugated Packaging Industry.

As a sequel to this, WICMA has been organising "Certificate Course in Corrugated Packaging", twice a year, which are being acclaimed by members, consumers and others connected with the Corrugated industry. So far, 23 such Certificate Courses have been conducted.

Based on the various feedback received from the Corrugated Packaging & User industries, we have modified the Course. The Course duration is now one week (6 days) and subjects are largely technical. The details are given in attached brochure. This year’s edition is being held from 2nd August 2010 to 7th August 2010 at WICMA Auditorium, Mumbai.

Profile of Participants

This Course is ideally suited for manufacturers of Corrugated Packaging, users of Corrugated Packaging, Quality control personnel and others connected with Corrugated Packaging. It is also ideal for entrepreneurs who are desirous of setting up Corrugated Packaging unit. 454 students from Corrugating & User industries have been benefited by this Course, as on date.

Faculty

Professionals & Experts from Industry and faculty members of Indian Institute of Packaging.

Presentation

Discussion oriented, aided by audio-visuals, samples, charts and demonstration.

Live Demonstration

  • Various QC tests such as GSM, BS, BCT, COBB, FCT, ECT, PRT, etc.
  • Software for CFB industry for inventory, accounting and costing purposes.
  • Sample Box making (Box design)

Plant Visit

    • Paper Mill
    • Automatic Box Manufacturing Unit

Recognition

The students attending the Course, shall be awarded performance Certificates. The performance will be evaluated through test, surprise test/ tests & group discussions.

Mansukbhai Sheth - WICMA Education Awards

One outstanding student attending the Course shall be eligible for consideration for Mansukbhai Sheth - WICMA Education Award. Similarly, the best speaker will be awarded.

(Members of the Managing Committee of WICMA are not eligible)

Director
Mr. Y. Muralidhara Rao
Phone: 2850 6716

Venue
WICMA Auditorium, 2nd Floor

Duration

1 week (6 days) Full-time
Timing 3 Sessions daily
(1) 10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m.
(2) 13.15 p.m. - 15.15 p.m.
(3) 15.30 p.m. - 17.30 p.m.

Accommodation

May be arranged on request, at I.I.P. Hostel (First-come-first served basis), at cost.

Course Fees

  FCBM Members Non Members Service Tax
Full Course 7000/- 8000/- 10.3%

(Fees are inclusive of Tea, Lunch, study materials, plant visit & cost of Certificate)

Registration

Only 25 participants will be registered on first-come-first served basis.


Certificate Course in Corrugated Packaging - Automatic Process

  • Module I: Board Manufacturing : 14-16 May 2010
  • Module II : Box Manufacturing : 17-18 May 2010

Industry Overview

The demand for high performance corrugated boxes matching international standards has created the need for high quality kraft paper and modernizing of the manufacturing operations. The corrugated packaging industry in India has witnessed the setting up of an increasing number of automatic board making plants in the recent years. This signals the impending transformation of the industry and the future trends. Compared to operations on semi automatic machines, manufacture of corrugated boards and boxes on automatic plants calls for a totally different understanding of the raw material requirements, quality parameters as well as manufacturing operations. Other aspects like scheduling, planning, wastage, energy etc. also play an important role.

Course Perspective

The Certificate Course on Corrugated Packaging - Automatic Process aims to cover the entire gamut of these aspects, to enable the participants to understand and appreciate the factors involved in the efficient and profitable running of an automatic plant.

Faculty

During the 5 days, presentations will be made by renowned experts with experience in the field. Around 50% of the faculty will be overseas experts. The faculty will comprise of speakers from all over India - Ahmedabad, Chennai, Delhi, Guntur, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Mysore, Nashik Pune, Rajkot, Silvassa and from other countries including: Germany, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Switzerland, Sweden, UAE and UK.

Venue

The course will be conducted either at WICMA Auditorium, Mumbai – equipped with modern facilities or at a nearby well-appointed hotel.

Who will benefit

The production supervisors, plant managers, quality assurance, production planning & purchase managers, engineers and owners of the Automatic Corrugated Board/Box manufacturing plants, suppliers of kraft paper, adhesive, ink, printing plate, cutting die, stitching wire etc. This course will also benefit customers looking for international standard corrugated boxes, especially for export market. Besides, the course will benefit those presently running semi automatic plants and contemplating to enlarge and modernize their operations.

Course Fee

Course Fee Per Participant :
FCBM / WICMA/TAPPI Members : Rs. 25,000/-
Non-members: Rs. 30,000/-
Early Bird Discount: Rs. 5,000/- if registered prior to15th March '09.
Group Discount – (available for multiple registrations from same organization)
2nd Registration: Rs. 1,000/- 3rd Registration: Rs. 1,500/-
4th Registration: Rs. 2,000/-
Service Tax @12.36% (or as applicable) additional for all above.

Recognition

The students attending the Course shall be awarded Performance Certificates. The performance will be evaluated through tests, surprise test / tests, group discussions and oral presentations.

Mansukhbai Sheth - WICMA Education Award

One outstanding student attending the Course shall be eligible for Mansukhabhai Sheth - WICMA EducationAward. Best speaker (other than WICMA committee members) will also be eligible for Award.

Accommodation

Accommodation in nearby hotels can be arranged on request. List of recommended hotels and tariff is shown on the Registration Form overleaf.

Weather & Dress Code

Mumbai weather during May is expected to be about 29 - 30ºC and 60-70% Rh. Informal dress code for both day and evening programmes.

Course Co-ordinator:

Mr. Y. M. Rao Cell: 98200 71052
Course may be cancelled if minimum 25 Registrations are not received prior to 15th March 2009. In that case full registration fee will be refunded