The Plastics Training Specialists

Consistently delivering effective Plastics Manufacturing Training

 - since 1996.



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Productive Services provides the highest quality 
Technical Plastics Manufacturing Training 
to individuals and companies in South Africa and the rest of Africa

Our aim is to address the technical skills gaps in the Plastics Manufacturing industry's in South Africa and across Africa - from the shop-floor through to management levels – by increasing efficacy and efficiency in the workplace, reducing scrap, increasing employee morale, and ultimately maximising your company’s productivity levels, saving you time and money.
 We understand that time equals money, so our face-to-face courses are as short and as intense as possible, and the computer based programs on offer allow training to be accessible at any time that employees are available, on site, 24/7.

 We offer Public Courses during the year, as well as customised training programmes to meet our clients needs.

Injection moulding
Extrusion blow moulding
Injection stretch blow moulding
Injection blow moulding
Pipe extrusion
Profile extrusion
Sheet extrusion
Blown film extrusion
And more


Want to find out how you can get started today?




 JOHANNESBURG 29, 30, 31 MAY, 5, 6 & 7 JUNE 2019

This 6-day training workshop is geared for people that are currently setters and assistants, supervisors and team leaders, Process Engineers and technicians, Operators and mould changers, toolmaker and engineering maintenance crews, etc.

This training workshop is also very relevant and recommended for people involved with Injection Stretch Blow Moulding (ISBM) and Injection Blow Moulding (IBM)

This very comprehensive and in-depth training covers a holistic range of crucial topics and aspects and includes: 

  • Understanding how an injection moulding manufacturing business works
  • How to make positive contributions towards quality outcomes, including using a Vernier and discussing other relevant measuring equipment,
  • Trouble shooting and problem-solving approaches and techniques,
  • Analysis of product defects, and understanding material behaviours and other aspects causing them,
  • Relevant safety and housekeeping precautions,
  • Plastic raw material basics, positive identification, characteristics, processing conditions and understanding material behaviours during the injection moulding,
  • Mould basics, advanced designs, care and production maintenance,
  • Mould installation and removal techniques and best practices,
  • Understanding all settings and effects on the plastic materials,
  • Process trouble shooting and problem solving, including practicing on an injection moulding manufacturing simulator,
  • Know how to do production injection moulding process and shut-down and trouble free re-starting techniques, including purging techniques,
  • Setting up a new product order from beginning, to quality status, at the correct speed and with a robust process set-up.
  • And many more, applicable and useful things… 

Standard Price: R 17 200.00 per delegate (excl VAT) 

Multiple learner discount: Bookings of 5 - 9 learners on the same course qualify for an additional discount of 5% - 10%! 

Contact Jorge Silva for further details on 082 459 0946 or 011 462 2192 or 010 035 1271

or email your enrollment form back to:

Injection Moulding Course May 2019

This Training Workshop is intended for people who need to be able to set or advise on setting the Injection Moulders to achieve and maintain a consistent quality, output at the correct speed and cost.


As this is an advanced course, candidates must have the relevant workplace experience or training,  to ensure that all course content will be clearly understood & applied.