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Packaging Training and Qualifications

Developed as a result of the merger in 2005 of the former Institute of Packaging (IoP) with IOM3, IOM3 Training Academy offers a range of industry-recognised packaging courses and qualifications PIABC accredited.

You can download a list of current courses and fees at the bottom of this page

PIABC Level 3 Certificate in Packaging Technology - Study Online or at Grantham

Designed to meet the needs of everyone concerned with the packaging industry, the Certificate in Packaging covers all the major packaging functions to provide students with a sound knowledge-base upon which to build successful career development

Internationally recognised as the premier degree level qualification for packaging professionals, acknowledging the high standards of knowledge and skills required in this extremely specialised industry.
A two day Sustainable Packaging and Innovation course focusing on what matters to consumers and businesses.
A three day course designed specifically for the Pharmaceutical and Medical Tech industry covering the packaging process, design, materials, supply chain considerations, testing, life cycle and more
Designed to provide auditors, who do not hold a recognised primary packaging qualification, with sufficient knowledge of packaging and related processes, to enable them to apply the appropriate rigour to the packaging-manufacturing environment whilst performing an audit.
The Certificate in Management will be awarded on successful completion of all five courses. Alternatively the courses can be studied as one-offs or in smaller combinations.
We offer a unique and tailor-made package if courses to meet the exact training needs of individual companies.
Corporate partners benefit from undertaking the Certificate and Diploma at their premises, alternatively we can tailor courses to suit your specific packaging requirement.
For more information on all packaging training and qualifications please contact Sue Harris: / 01476 513883


These activities are approved for Professional Development by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining.

IOM3 Training Academy is a service of IOM Communications Ltd.
Packaging courses are endorsed by the Packaging Society, a division of the Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining.



Documents for download: 
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