AIM’S Development Courses are an excellent resource for professionals seeking focused, subject-specific knowledge.

Available Courses:

  • Online Plastics Bootcamp
    Five days, five modules. Take one, take two, or take them all! Build your core plastics knowledge from the comfort of your own home.
  • Online Runner and Gating Design Strategies
    Runner & Gating Design Strategies is based on the best-selling Runner & Gating Design Handbook by AIM’s founder John P. Beaumont.
  • Online Flow Grouping Diagnostics
    Using flow grouping will speed up new mold commissioning and improve the quality of your diagnostics.
  • Plastics 101
    An ideal course for anyone looking for an introduction to the plastic injection molding industry.
  • Plastic Materials
    Better understand material properties and their relationship to the finished part.
  • Mold Design
    Build your foundational knowledge of the 5 key systems of a mold and how each system affects final part quality.
  • Part Design
    Improve your ability to design for manufacturability and for performance over a product’s life span based on its intended use.
  • Injection Molding Processing
    Learn the fundamentals of injection molding processing and strategies for optimizing process development and troubleshooting.
  • Plastic Part Failure Analysis
    Emphasizes the prevention of part failures with real-world examples and studies.
  • Plastic Material Selection and Testing
    Focuses on the importance of defining a part’s application for material selection and test methods for evaluating long-term part performance.

There may be grant funding available to help you pay for our Development Courses. Learn more.

*Please note that all courses are presented in English. Students should be fluent in understanding, reading, and writing English in order to attend.