Packaging Boot Camp 101

Want a solid foundation in packaging basics? This Boot Camp will serve as an introduction to the packaging industry and provide the fundamental knowledge necessary to get you up to speed.
8 Hours
82 Lessons
Future Proof Your Skills
What You Will Learn
Packaging 101 BootCamp runs over 20 work days, with an investment of less than 20 minutes per day. With eight hours of educational content, activities, and cheat sheets, you'll exit with a solid foundation in packaging basics. Departments such as marketing, sales, procurement, legal, distribution, quality control, manufacturing and warehousing all have unique demands on the packaging. After taking this course, you will have the thought process required of a successful stakeholder in the packaging development process.
Course Objectives
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Define packaging by its functions, levels and types.
Explain the role of packaging in society by listing major packaging innovations throughout recorded history.
Describe the global packaging market. Identify the major stakeholders who are influential to the packaging development process.
Understand the career potential in packaging by identifying specific jobs.
Understand key phases of the packaging development process.
Understand how the actual product can impact its packaging.
Understand the basic manufacturing process for each fundamental packaging material.
Understand how sustainability can be impacted various packaging materials and processes.
Identify the fundamental packaging materials and types.
Understand how innovative design can enhance finished packaging structures.
Learn the language of packaging.
Student Success Stories
The CMPM program exceeded my expectations regarding packaging machine systems, sustainability, and point of purchase strategies, through a complete and holistic approach to the different aspects of packaging.
Rebeca Granados Andrade
Experience Centre Manager Smurfit Kappa México

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