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About BW Flexible Systems Training

For over 30 years, BW Flexible Systems has provided the packaging industry's leading technical instruction programs for operators and maintenance personnel. Hundreds of satisfied customers have benefited from BW Flexible System training to improve production and streamline their maintenance efforts.

BW Flexible Systems trainers are experts at helping your employees better understand your packaging machinery. These programs provide a full range of instruction from basic operation to complex machine applications. Courses are offered in our fully-equipped training centers or right in your plant—whichever best meets your needs.

Our trainers will teach your team to get maximum productivity from your machinery:

  • Getting the best speeds possible.
  • Using the least amount of film.
  • Programming for best weight control.
  • ...and more.

All programs balance classroom and hands-on/machine-side training so that all learners are able to grow their skills. Each student earns a certificate of completion at the end of each class.

Why Training?

Proper training can minimize or eliminate issues arising from personnel turnover, varying employee skill levels, and the trend toward more sophisticated production and packaging machinery.


  • Focused Technical Instruction Programs for operators and maintenance personnel.
  • Professional, experienced instructors with years of technical expertise.
  • Hands-on instruction in fully-equipped classrooms.
  • Frequently scheduled classes for your convenience.
  • Valuable machine operating and maintenance tips.
  • Skill-building techniques to save production time and provide higher return on investment.
  • English or Spanish instructors available.
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Types of Training

Field Training

The BW Flexible Systems trainers and office support team will collaborate with you to customize a training program to the specific needs and skill level of your team members. Our professional trainers will visit your plant to address your specific training needs. Trainers will conduct training in a classroom situation and/or a production floor setting.


Our training centers provide a concentrated learning environment. Classrooms are designed for a wide variety of hands-on instruction and include actual machines for student use. BW Flexible Systems uses only experienced instructors - people who care about you, your employees, and your business.

Maintenance Workshops

Provide more in-depth training. Each class is devoted to a specific model machine, and during the comprehensive sessions, students are able to disassemble components, rebuild them and re-install the assemblies.

Classroom topics include:

  • Preparation and review of the repair procedures.
  • Evaluation of used parts.
  • Modifications to update machines.
  • Troubleshooting practices.

Operator Workshops

Programs are devoted to a specific machine model. Students participate in classroom instruction, examine cut-away component units and perform “hands-on” training with the machines. Question and answer sessions are an important part of the daily activities.

Classroom topics include:

  • Basic settings
  • Adjustments
  • General maintenance
  • Machine production