Supply Chain & Logistics

Temperature Assurance Packaging Fundamentals

Developed by Sonoco ThermoSafe’s ISC-Labs in partnership with The Packaging School, Dr. R. Andrew Hurley, Assistant Professor of Packaging Science at Clemson University, and an advisory panel of pharmaceutical manufacturers, wholesalers, logistics providers, and industry experts.
1 Hours
57 Lessons
Future Proof Your Skill
What You Will Learn
Students completing this course will understand the fundamentals and advanced concepts of temperature assurance packaging (TAP) so that they can: evaluate different TAP solutions as they relate to the needs of their company, contribute knowledgeably to conversations regarding temperature assurance packaging, and guide their organizations in implementing TAP solutions.
Course Objectives
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Identify the purpose of temperature assurance packaging (TAP)
Understand why your cold chain has significant value
Comprehend industry terminology as it applies to TAP
Learn relevant scientific principles such as thermodynamics and heat transfer
Review the materials and technology used in TAP and apply course teachings
Develop a foundational understanding of shipping and transit considerations
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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