Diary of courses

This section shows courses organised by IOM Communications Ltd and endorsed by the Institute's technical divisions, societies and associations, as well as other courses which have gained IOM3 approval for Professional Development.

See full details of the Institute's own packaging courses as well as wood technology qualifications and clay technology qualifications.

PIABC Certificate in Wood Technology & Applications Level 3 Distance Learning

1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2019, Online, United Kingdom
This course is ongoing

This course has two mandatory units covering sustainability and legal trading of timber and timber Quality & Grade and two optional units.Further information >

PIABC Diploma in Packaging Technology - Online 2019

17 Dec 2018 - 16 Dec 2019, Online, United Kingdom

Use the latest online learning technology to access course materials and tutor support to complete the Diploma in Packaging Technology.Further information >

Evaluators Qualification in Packaging Technology (EQIPT) - Online 2019

17 Dec 2018 - 16 Dec 2019, Online, United Kingdom
This course is ongoing

The EQIPT course is designed to provide auditors, who do not hold a recognised primary packaging qualification, for example the PIABC Diploma in Packaging Technology, 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.Further information >

PIABC Timber & Panel Products and their uses - Level 2 Distance Learning

20 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2020, Online, United Kingdom
This course is ongoing

This course is best suited to those who are new to the industry, or wish to broaden their knowledge this course provides product knowledge and a wide understanding of the timber industry.Further information >

PIABC Level 3 Certificate in Clay Technology

16 Oct 2019 - 9 Jun 2020, Online, United Kingdom

This course is aimed at those with good prior knowledge and experience.Further information >

PIABC Diploma in Packaging Technology Onsite Course

11 Nov 2019 - 8 Apr 2020, Grantham, United Kingdom

This is an intensive 15-day course (five sessions of three days), plus essential self-directed study in your own time. The course is assessed by formal examination and assessed project work. This popular course is held in a range of packaging locations across the UK. The course combines classroom activity and self-directed study, offering students the opportunity to cover the Diploma syllabus in a relatively short time.Further information >

Introduction to Food Contact Materials - Products, Regulations and Testing

20 Nov 2019 - 21 Nov 2019, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom

Considers use of polymeric materials in food contact products, constituent migration and international regulations.Further information >

Introduction to Plastics & Rubber Materials in Medical Devices

4 Dec 2019 - 5 Dec 2019, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom

Introduction to the polymer material requirements, quality systems and manufacturing conditions for companies considering entering the medical device supply chain. CPD course.Further information >

PIABC Level 2 Award in Clay Technology

25 Feb 2020 - 2 Jun 2020, Online, United Kingdom

Recently revised to provide a more up to date, relevant course.Further information >

Management skills: Performance Management Foundation

5 Mar 2020, Grantham, United Kingdom

Managers and supervisors present and aspiring, who want to better understand different leadership styles and how to help themselves and their staff reach their potential.Further information >