Hyrdogen Fuel Cell

Course Overview:  This Fuel Cell (FC) course is a one-day, technical programme designed to teach you the basics of fuel cells and their application for electric vehicle solutions. The course will include topics such as their construction, materials used in their manufacture, operational capabilities and advantages they can bring vs traditional ICE components and an introductory… Read more »

Electric Vehicle Manufacture

Course Overview:  This Electric Vehicle (EV) Manufacture course is a one-day, advanced-level technical programme designed to teach you how to design for manufacture, build, and run production of electric vehicles; with a focus on the automotive industry. The course will include topics such as the history of the EV, EV types, EV components,  EV manufacturing… Read more »

Electric Motor Manufacture

Course Overview:  This Electric Motor (EM) Manufacture course is a one-day, advanced-level technical course designed to teach you how to design for manufacture, build, and run production of electric motors, particularly for electric vehicle solutions.  The coursewill include topics such as AC vs DC motors, motor construction, motor supply, motor control, types of motor, self-commutated… Read more »

The Fundamentals of Lithium-Ion Cells and Battery Packs

Course Overview:  This 1-day course is made up of two modules: Module 1 Module 1 is designed to quickly introduce electrochemistry principals and how they are applied to the practical application of Lithium-ion Cells. This module will highlight the mechanical and chemical considerations made during design to tailor cell performance for applications and manufacture. The topic… Read more »

Competitive Advantage with Product Launch Excellence

Course overview:   In many ways you can compare launch excellence to rocket science. Coordination of activities that need to happen at predefined moments and to a certain standard is not an easy task. To get the fundamentals right, companies need to work on a standard approach for launch excellence. Successful implementation would depend on the… Read more »

Project Management Principles for Product Launch Excellence

Course overview:   NPI projects are often not given sufficient priority in the business to have specific project management resource allocated. It often falls to design and development engineers to run projects in amongst their other responsibilities, without the cross-functional support for project activities or escalation of issues. This can result in a late launch into… Read more »

NPLX Programme – Module 7: Supply Chain Management

Course overview:   The Supply Chain Management module is designed to ensure that Supply Chain and Procurement specialists have the necessary knowledge and skills appropriate to their role to effectively contribute to a successful new product launch.The Supply Chain Management module forms part of the NPLX (New Product Launch Excellence) Programme. Who should attend:   Supply Chain and… Read more »

NPLX Programme – Module 8: Manufacturing Process Validation

Course overview:   The Manufacturing Process Validation module is designed to ensure that Manufacturing and Maintenance Managers have the necessary knowledge and essential skills appropriate to their role to effectively contribute to successful new product launch. Who should attend:   Manufacturing Managers who are responsible for the production of NPI goods and parts from raw materials using… Read more »

NPLX Programme – Module 1: NPLX Management Overview

Course overview:   The NPLX Management Awareness module is designed to ensure that the management team have an awareness of the New Product Launch Excellence programme and understand the requirements to support new product launch.The NPLX Management Awareness module forms part of the NPLX (New Product Launch Excellence) Programme. The NPLX Management Awareness module forms part… Read more »

NPLX Programme – Module 2: Programme Management

Course overview:   The pressures and requirements of the automotive industry demand a structured and more agile approach to New Product Introduction. Effective Project Management is therefore key to the success of any New Product Launch programme. Delegates who attend this course will learn the tools and techniques required to succesfully manage a New Product launch… Read more »