Master Molder® I

Course Description

This is the industry’s premier standard demand for training! The Master Molder® I qualification is designed for the Process Technician, Engineer, or Manager who needs to understand and demonstrate injection molding skills at the machine. Participants will be able to establish the development of a DECOUPLED MOLDING® II process. Anyone who is responsible for implementing a processing strategy in their plant, or who is held accountable for quality issues, are prime candidates for this training.

There is a reason that companies in the injection molding industry actively seek out Master Molder® qualified molders to join their team. Participants learn to apply methods, strategies, and techniques of injection molding from the plastic’s point of view, all taught in a real-world production floor environment. This hands-on, in-depth training enables participants to leave with solid skills that can be applied immediately in their facility.

Course Highlights

  • Materials, molds, machines
  • Hydraulics and instrumentation
  • Polymer behavior
  • Process development using DECOUPLED MOLDING® techniques
  • Process documentation
  • Data interpretation

Course length: 2 weeks

This course is available publicly or also as an in-plant course.

Course Prerequisites

Before registering for the ~~Master Molder® I class, we advise taking the Fundamentals of Systematic Injection Molding class or the free, confidential online assessment.

Additional Information




Kannapolis, North Carolina

Dates December 4, 2023 – December 15, 2023