Advanced Coating Materials and Operations Course

  • This course is designed to provide a holistic understanding of coating materials, processes, and applications while discussing recent advances and trends in functional packaging, barrier materials, and curtain coating from the leading professionals in the field.  Participants will gain a very good understanding of coating raw materials, how those are processed and prepared for the coating applications, rheology, application methods, and finishing with an overview of end-use applications for coated paper and paperboard.

Introduction to Kraft Pulping and Bleaching Course

  • This comprehensive, introductory course can help expand your overall understanding of kraft pulp mill operations and your awareness of how one part of the process affects other operations. You can become better equipped to troubleshoot quality problems and feel more confident in your interactions among process engineers and operators with this training.

Introduction to Pulp & Paper Technology

  • This training event is among the highest rated of all TAPPI courses. It offers introductory- and intermediate-level content covering technology, including “what” happens, and “why” things happen. This course provides the foundation for learning advanced topics more quickly. Topics cover all of today's pulping and papermaking technology.

Introduction to Printing Course

  • The TAPPI Introduction to Printing Course delivers a comprehensive, introductory overview of traditional offset and emerging digital technologies, equipment review, color perspective, troubleshooting and more. Instructors for this course are experts who serve with TAPPI’s Coating and Graphic Arts Division.

Introduction to Wet End Chemistry Course

  • This introductory course will provide attendees with a strong foundation in wet end chemistry troubleshooting and optimization best practices. It is the only training program that offers an in-depth focus on additives and what they can and can't do for your process. Topics also include injection systems, process control, biological control and enzymes. The course is designed to help improve product quality, increase machine productivity and reduce costs.

Kraft Recovery Operations Course

  • This is one of TAPPI's highest rated, longest running events where you will learn the chemistry, physics and engineering principles related to kraft recovery. This training offers a comprehensive review of important recovery operations in kraft pulp mills with the objective of helping improve pulp production efficiency, minimize operating costs and reduce environmental impact.

Paper Machine Operations Course

  • Sharpen your knowledge of the complex paper machine with this training, which offers unbiased, peer-reviewed content. Instructors emphasize that the cost of this training delivers far more value in paper machine efficiency and performance. This introductory to intermediate-level content will help you build confidence and knowledge, and gain the skills needed to troubleshoot operational problems, improve operations and influence product outcomes.

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