WICMA R & D Centre

Certificate Course in Corrugated Packaging (Basic Level)

MANAGEMENT & TECHNICAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMES


7th May to 11th May 2018


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, 40 such Certificate Courses have been conducted. 966 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 as follows:

Basic (1st) Level Course

Designed for start-ups and entrepreneurs who are desirous of setting up a corrugation unit. This course will be held from 7th to 11th May 2018.

Intermediate (2nd) Level Course

Designed for those already in the industry and looking to upgrade and update their knowledge and skills. This course will be held in the month of August 2018

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.
  • Software for CFB industry for inventory, accounting and costing purposes.
  • Sample Box making (Box design).
  • 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.

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 (5 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



Basic Level, 1st
7th to 11th May 2018

Day1 Inauguration
Introduction & Application of CF boxes in various
Plant Tour - Single Facer Plant
Day2
Machinery - Concepts and Introduction
Various Modes of Heating - Basics
Manufacturing Process - Concepts
Different Flutes / Styles - Concepts
Printing - Concepts & Introduction
Day3 Paper - Different Grades
Adhesives - Glueing Process
Different Manufacturing Defects & Remedies - Basics
Wastage Reduction - Basics
Inventory Control - Concepts
Day4 Plant Layout - Material Flow & Space Utilization
Productivity Norms - What to expect?
Box design, Demonstration - Do-it-yourself exercise
Quality Control, Testing - Concepts
Day5 Costing - Basics
Selection of Paper - Concepts
Selection of Machinery - Practical Tips
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
Fax: (91-22) 28504523
E-mail : wicma@wicma.com/wicmaoffice@gmail.com
Website:www.wicma.com


Supported by:

FEDERATION OF CORRUGATED BOX MANUFACTURERS OF INDIA