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Description

Who Should Attend: Wood pallet suppliers and sales professionals, professionals responsible for pallet purchases, packaging engineers and pallet specifiers.

Learner Outcomes

Objectives:

  • Learn how pallet design and selection affects materials handling costs.
  • Learn the fundamentals of stringer class pallet design and performance, including both new and re-manufactured wood pallets.
  • Learn the fundamentals of block class pallet design and performance
  • Learn how to use PDS to design stringer class pallets.
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Section Title
Unit Load Design and Performance Short Course
Type
Discussion
Days
T
Time
2:00PM to 5:00PM
Dates
Aug 13, 2019
Type
Discussion
Days
W
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Aug 14, 2019
Type
Discussion
Days
Th
Time
8:00AM to 12:00PM
Dates
Aug 15, 2019
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
16.0
Location
  • Virginia Tech - Blacksburg (Main Campus)
Fee(s)
569411 Members of ISTA/MHIA/NWPCA profile subs. non-credit $700.00
569411 Members of Unit Load Design non-credit $400.00
569411 Non-Members Early non-credit $800.00
Section Notes

Location: Brooks Forest Product Center, Virginia Tech Blacksburg, VA 24061

Schedule: Registration is at the Brooks Forest Products Center starting at 1:45pm on August 13, 2019. A parking pass will be issued to you at check-in.

Refund and Cancellation Policy: Refund requests must be received 14 calendar days prior to the program start date. A $75.00 administrative fee will be deducted from all refunds. Requests should be sent by email or by initiating a drop request through the student portal in our online registration system. As an alternative to a refund, you may send a substitute at no additional cost. Please contact us at 540-231-5182 or e-mail cpeinfo@vt.edu to request a substitution. Please note: refunds will not be issued for no-shows or for cancellations received on or after the program start date.

In the unlikely event that this program is cancelled or postponed due to insufficient enrollments or unforeseen circumstances, the university will fully refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any other expenses, including cancellation or change charges assessed by airlines, hotels, travel agencies, or other organizations.

For More Information: For weather or disaster related information, please call (540)231-9489.

Should you have any questions concerning your registration, please contact Teresa McCoy at the main registration number: (540)231-5182 or (540) 231-8220 or teresas@vt.edu

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