AIM’S Development Courses are an excellent resource for professionals seeking focused, subject-specific knowledge over a two-day period. Improve your understanding of the four key disciplines of the injection molding process and how each discipline impacts the final part.
Many of our development courses are taught back-to-back – see the calendar to the right.
- 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 Material Selection & Testing *Taught by Mike Sepe*
This course discusses plastic material selection from a systematic perspective, emphasizing matching fundamental material properties to the part’s expected use
There may be grant funding available to help you pay for our Development Courses. Learn more.