Who makes the profit in your company? It is the people who actually produce the product your customers buy! Film extrusion and converting is a complex process with many pitfalls. The most cost effective way to increase profits is to train production staff properly. Plastics Touchpoint Group offers customized training in English and French. Programs are available at Introductory, Basic and Advanced levels.


This program is a proven, cost effective way to:

  1. Increase profits by improving production efficiency.
  2. Teach your production and quality control personnel what they need to know.
  3. Improve your marketing tools by meeting ISO 9000 training requirements.

The program includes the following modules:

Skills Assessment

The skill sets and knowledge gaps among participants are identified. Each participant completes a multiple-choice Blown Film Knowledge Survey of up to 200 multiple-choice questions.

Classroom Training

Classroom sessions cover basic principles and focus on knowledge gaps identified in the Skills Assessment module. The program is presented in 2 sessions, each lasting 4 hours. Sessions are scheduled to accommodate different shifts and avoid plant shutdowns. Each participant receives a comprehensive Blown Film Processing manual and Troubleshooting Guide.

Hands-on Training

Approximately 2 hours of hands-on training for each shift is conducted on the plant floor during normal operating hours. Participants have an opportunity to review key concepts discussed during the classroom sessions. Training emphasis is on adjustments to process equipment that will minimize scrap rates and maximize productivity.

Training Assessment

Each participant completes the same multiple-choice test that was completed in the Skills Assessment module. A report is prepared that shows the skills improvement for all participants.