WICMA R & D Centre

Certificate Course in Corrugated Packaging (Intermediate Course - 2nd Level )

MANAGEMENT & TECHNICAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMES


2nd OCTOBER to 7th OCTOBER 2017


Supported by FEDERATION OF CORRUGATED BOX MFRS OF INDIA

Accredited by ASIAN CORRUGATED CASE ASSOCIATION

Knowledge Partner INDIAN INSTITUTE OF PACKAGING

 

COURSE INFORMATION :
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 Courses in Corrugated Packaging", which have been acclaimed by members, consumers and others connected with the Corrugated industry.

So far, 39 such Certificate Courses have been conducted. 934 students from Corrugating & User Industries have been benefited by these Courses, as on date.

Based on various feedback received from the Corrugated & User industries we have re-calibrated the course and syllabus into 3 different levels viz. Basic (1st Level), Intermediate (2nd Level) & Advanced (3rd Level).


Profile of the Participants:
The Course is ideally suited for manufacturers, sellers, suppliers and buyers of corrugated boxes. For benefit of different levels of interest, the course is now divided into 3 levels i.e. Basic, Intermediate (Present Course) & Advanced:

Intermediate (2nd) Level Course

Designed for those already in the industry and looking to upgrade and update their knowledge and skills. Course will be held from 2nd to 7th October 2017 Please see Course Syllabus

Advanced (3rd) Level Course

Designed for those who have large corrugation plants and advanced machines. This course is, at present, in the planning stage.


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.
  • Visit to Paper Mill.
  • Visit to Box Manufacturing Unit.

Recognition:

Students attending the Course shall be awarded performance Certificates. The performance will be evaluated through surprise test(s) & group discussions.

Education Awards:

Two outstanding students of the Course shall be awarded the Mansukhbhai Sheth - WICMA Education Award and G. B. Chamaria – WICMA Education Award respectively. Similarly, best speaker will be awarded. (Members of the Managing Committee of are not eligible)

Co-ordinator :

Mr. Manoj Rahate
Phone: +91 98678 82081
E-mail : wicmaoffice@gmail.com

Venue :

WICMA Auditorium, 2nd Floor.
138, Mittal Industrial Estate,
M. Vasanji Road, Andheri ( E ),
Mumbai 400059.

Duration & Timing :

1 week (6 days) Full-time from 10.00 am to 5.30 pm With suitable breaks for Snacks, Lunch & Refreshments.

Accommodation :

May be arranged on request, at I.I.P. Hostel. 2 kms from Venue, at cost (First-come-first served basis)

Course Fees (For Basic Level Course) :

FCBM Members: Rs. 11000/- plus GST @ 18% = Rs. 12980/-
Non - Members: Rs. 12000/- plus GST @ 18% = Rs. 14160/-
(Fees are inclusive of Snacks, Lunch, Study Materials & Plant Visit)

Registration :

Only 35 participants will be registered on first-come-first served basis.



SYLLABUS



INTERMEDIATE COURSE, 2nd LEVEL
2nd to 7th October 2017

Day1 Inauguration, President, IIP (Director)
Industry Status
Formation of Paper - Basic and Different Flutes
Adhesives - Options & their effectiveness
Heating - Options & their Effectiveness
Treatment of Kraft Paper - Options & their effectiveness
Day2 Plant Tour (Box Manufacturing Unit, Paper Mill)
Day3 Machinery Functionality & key features
Plant Layout - Material Flow & Space Utilization
Manufacturing Process - Optimization & Efficiency
Wastage Reduction - Control Methods
Inventory Management - Control Methods
Productivity Norms - How to improve ?
Day4 QC Tests ( Laboratory Visit) - In depth demonstration of each tests
Selection of Paper for various end uses - Cost Effective Paper Selection & Shrinkage - Cause & Remedy
Day5 Costing - Relevant Method & Profitability Measurement Tools
Understanding Compression Strength - In Depth Understanding
Day6 Printing Process - Options & their effectiveness
Developments - What's New?
Written Test (Mandatory for Certificate)



Course Timings are from 10 am to 5.30 pm with suitable breaks for Snacks, Lunch and Refreshments.
Each day there will be a session for Group Discussion & Review

Download Registration Form.


Organised by:



WESTERN INDIA CORRUGATED BOX MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION
138, Mittal Industrial Estate No.3, M. Vasanji Road, Andheri(East),
Mumbai-400 059.
Phone: (91-22) 28506716, 28500687
E-mail : wicma@wicma.com/wicmaoffice@gmail.com
Website:www.wicma.com


Supported by:

FEDERATION OF CORRUGATED BOX MANUFACTURERS OF INDIA