Injection Molding Seminar Classes – Molding Simulation

There are a number of injection molding seminars out there to choose from and most advertise at least some “hands-on” machine time (including Paulson ProMolder™ seminars). There is no substitute for getting in front of the molding machine and having the opportunity to actually try out what you have learned during class. You can’t become a […]

2014 Paulson Plastics Academy Schedule

We have put together our 2014 Paulson Plastics Academy schedule which you can view here. The year 2013 was a very active one for the Plastics Academy. We had a very full schedule along with full classes and even had to add a couple classes to handle the volume of injection molders wanting to attend. […]

Have You Attended a Paulson ProMolder Seminar Yet?

The year 2013 is turning out to be a banner year for the Paulson Plastics Academy and the ProMolder™ Seminars. Over 250 molding professionals have received their Paulson ProMolder™ certification so far this year (as of June). We are seeing increased interest from injection molders across all industries and we’re getting injection molding personnel from all skill levels attending. […]

Paulson Plastics Academy Instructor – Mike Eikenberry

I had the extreme good fortune of literally being born into the injection molding industry. I used to sit on my father’s knee while he worked on designing injection molds back in the early 60’s. As I grew up, learning the language of injection molding was just part of my normal language development. Once I […]

Seminars or In-Plant Training?

Companies often ask us “What the best way to train my employees?” The fact that they are asking the questions is good. Why? Because it shows that they at least recognize that some kind of formal, structured training is better than unplanned, unstructured “on-the-job” training. That is unfortunately the “training program” used by most injection […]