Certificate in Packaging - STUDY OPTIONS

Blended Learning Course (4 day taught for core unit & online access for optional assignments)

The course consists of a mandatory unit taught in class and assessed by examination, followed by a student’s choice of further units from the twelve on offer, which are studied online with the support of online tutors and assessed by written assignments.

Classroom-based course fees includes:

  • Electronic copies of course materials
  • The textbook - Packaging Technology - Fundamentals, Materials and Processes
  • Extensive supplementary notes and associated administrative documents
  • Lectures as per the course programme (Taught only)
  • Access to the online course materials for the optional units chosen
  • Online tutor support for each unit
  • PIABC Examination fees
  • Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining Affiliate Membership for one year from the date of registration

Not included:

  • Travel, accommodation and subsistence costs associated with the course lectures
  • Any postage and communication costs incurred
  • Examination resit fees
  • Overseas invigilation fees

 

Online Option

Use the latest online learning technology to access course materials and tutor support to complete the Certificate in Packaging qualification.

No matter where you live, studying for the Certificate in Packaging has never been easier.

Access to the course is through the online learning site. It allows you to study towards the qualification anywhere across the globe at the click of a mouse.

Online learning is a convenient study option for individuals who require the flexibility to fit study around their existing personal and professional commitments, whilst at the same time offering online tutor support and discussion groups.  Registrations will be processed in the first week of the month after online registration; at this point you will receive details for the online learning portal and your text book and resources will be sent out.

 

Online Learning course fee includes:

  • Access to the on-line course materials
  • The textbook - Packaging Technology - Fundamentals, Materials and Processes
  • Electronic copy of Welcome Pack and associated documents
  • On-line tutor support
  • PIABC Examination fees
  • Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining Affiliate Membership for two years from the date of registration.

Not included:

  • Any internet charges that may be incurred
  • Examination resit fees
  • Overseas invigilation fees

* Please note some elements of the course fee do not include VAT.

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 developed in conjunction with and endorsed by the Packaging Society, a division of the Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining.