New RJG Course: Introduction to Material Handling eLearning

We are pleased to announce our new injection molding training course: Introduction to Material Handling eLearning, open for registration now.

Introduction to Material Handling eLearning is an online, self-paced platform that uses a variety of interactive problem-solving activities to encourage maximum knowledge retention and provide tools that can immediately be put to use. Newcomers as well as those who are looking for a refresher will gain a common foundation from which to advance their knowledge and skills in material handling as it relates to injection molding.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Identify the pieces of information on a Bill of Materials that are significant to successful material handling
  • Recognize the proper ways that material is stored and labeled
  • Define let-down ratios and percentages and explore their use when calculating mixes of plastic materials and additives
  • Recognize the effects of moisture, the basics of drying plastic materials and the general functions of material dryers
  • Identify frequently used pieces of auxiliary equipment in the material handling process, along with their purposes and functions
  • Identify some of the best practices regarding the cleaning and maintenance of commonly used material handling equipment

Introduction to Material Handling eLearning is open for registration now. RJG Academy offers premier injection molding training across the globe for professionals across all skills levels. Learn more and see our upcoming course schedule.