Supply Chain & Logistics

Returnable Packaging

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
36 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
With renewed focus on sustainability and environmental performances, returnable packaging solutions are increasing in demand and importance worldwide. 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 focuses on the major automotive returnable categories that need to be acknowledged: returnable metal racks, returnable wire cages, returnable plastic bulk containers, totes, and pallets. Part of this course is the Downloadable Automotive Packaging Certificate Workbook. This valuable asset covers not only this course but all 10 courses that make up the Automotive Packaging Certificate program! It is designed to work hand in hand with the course lessons.
Course Objectives
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Gain an understanding of 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
Classify returnable packaging applications
Review returnable packaging design aspects
Learn and discuss a variety of returnable packaging functions
Compare returnable packaging options and materials such as returnable metal racks, wire cages, plastic bins, and returnable plastic totes
Gain confidence with your returnable packaging design procedures
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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