Education & Workforce Development

PMMI U delivers quality, industry-specific training that meets the unique needs of the manufacturing environment – timely, cost effective, flexible, and geographically available. Programs are targeted at specific industry needs such as training, risk assessment, and technical skills. By connecting employers with a qualified workforce, PMMI U strives to strengthen the packaging and processing industry. Programs such as the Amazing Packaging Race put employers face-to-face with potential future employees.

PMMI U Core Skills

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Industry Training

PMMI U Connection

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PMMI Foundation

PMMI U On the Road

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Risk Assessment

Certified Trainer

Training on OPX Leadership Network work products

Upcoming Events



Risk Assessment Workshop

IL, United States

Certified Trainer Workshop

WI, United States

PMMI U on The Road: TCO & FAT: Better Understanding + Better Application = Better Results

IL, United States

Workforce Development Committee Meeting

IN, United States
Hosted by:
Purdue University Northwest


The PMMI Foundation supports students pursuing careers in packaging and processing and promotes continuing education by providing financial assistance.

Partner Schools

View the full list of PMMI's Partner Schools.

Tuition Reimbursement

The PMMI Foundation has established the Tuition Reimbursement program to encourage and support the efforts of individuals furthering their education.

PMMI Scholarships

Each year the PMMI Foundation provides $100,000 in scholarships to students majoring in packaging .