Supply Chain & Logistics

Packaging Operations at OEMs

This course is a fully online, self-paced program designed for both seasoned and novice professionals in the automotive industry. This course is part of the Automotive Packaging Certificate program.
4 Hours
40 Lessons
Future Proof Your Skill

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This course as part of the Autmotive Packaging Certificate. Exploring distinctive aspects of automotive packaging, with exclusive content unmatched by any other.

What You Will Learn
The packaging perspective as seen through the eyes of OEMs is discussed in this course. We interviewed OEM industry professionals for this course, and you will learn of the packaging challenges and differences among OEMs. This course starts with an introduction to the automotive packaging industry and provides the fundamental knowledge necessary to get you up to speed in this vast sector of packaging. We’ll overview the packaging processes involved in packaging production, overseas distribution, and after sales operations. This course will review packaging considerations, design, and approval processes specifically from the perspective of an OEM. Learners will gain an understanding of the significance of packaging handbooks and how these resources apply across the industry. The importance of vehicle launches and their influence on the packaging development process are also part of this course.
Course Objectives
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Gain an understanding on the importance of automotive packaging and its supply chain
Interpret categories of production components
Classify overseas shipments
Read and interpret knocked down export methods
Understand and differentiate between production, after sales and overseas packaging challenges
Identify major OEM names and locations
Understand the vehicle manufacturing and assembly process
Understand how packaging flows throughout the automotive supply chain
Approach package development from a lean manufacturing and automation perspective
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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