PRODUCTIVE SERVICES

The Plastics Training Specialists

REGISTRATION 

SETTING INJECTION MOULDING COURSE






Please fill out the Course Registration form below and email through to amanda
@productiveservices.co.za to let us know you are interested. If you are part of a company that wants to send multiple candidates, please contact us for multiple candidate discounts.


Enrolement Form
EnrolForm2017.pdf (396.85KB)
Enrolement Form
EnrolForm2017.pdf (396.85KB)






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 NQF Level 3) to ensure that all course content will be clearly understood & applied.




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** 13 unit standards covered, from NQF 3,4,5 **
** Productive Services certification after completion of the training **

This course covers:

  •  Manufacturing Business model
  • Customer / supplier relationships
  • Pillars of quality & Quality Principles
  • Problem solving model
  • Problem solving notes
  • Types of defects
  • Plastics Setting Model
  • Injection Moulding Principles
  • Introduction to Injection Moulding
  • Safety and Housekeeping
  • Plastics as a raw material - concepts & characteristics
  • Understanding Injection Moulds
  • Mould design variations
  • Installing an injection mould
  • Understanding the injection unit and controls
  • Understanding & manual operation of injection unit and settings
  • Understanding & manual operation of the clamping unit and controls

 

  •  Auxiliary equipment and general services
  • Setting the Injection Moulding machine
  • Injection Moulding Simulation by each candidate
  • Process and product control & optimisation
  • VPT/Changeover point in product formation
  • Injection Moulding machine adjustment effects
  • Problem solving product faults
  • Understanding the formation of defects
  • Understanding the drive systems and process control
  • Running the Injection Moulding machine
  • Controlled Start-ups & Shutdowns
  • Effective Purging Techniques
  • Injection moulding records & Set-up sheets
  • Equipment care and maintenance
  • Fault identification and rectification
  • Importance of trials
  • Typical tasks of the setter