Future Workforce
Future Workforce

Future Workforce

Top resources to help you form meaningful partnerships with regional two- to four-year colleges, universities and/or technical schools, as well as other educational programs in your area.

Career Toolkit

PMMI’s Career Toolkit provides resources to help your company address the critical shortage of skilled employees and help promote awareness of careers in the packaging and processing industry.

Pack Challenge

Pack Challenge

As PMMI continues to work with industry leaders to build the pipeline of skilled future employees in the packaging industry, the PACK Challenge aims to promote and inspire students to learn more about the packaging sector.

Education Partners

Education Partners

PMMI Education Partners provide the education for students to gain the knowledge and skills necessary to reach their potential. Additionally, students in these education programs not only have the opportunity to earn a degree, they also can earn certifications which make them stand out from the competition.

Mechatronics Certifications

Certification tests to be used as a hiring tool, an assessment of existing employees or a benchmark for career advancement within your organization.


Connect with students at the PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows.

PMMI Skills Fund

Skills Fund

The PMMI U Skills Fund gives you the flexibility to provide training to your employees and participate in the development of educational programs in your region.


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 over $200,000 in scholarships to students majoring in packaging .