Web Handling Month | August 2021

AIMCAL Hybrid Converting School

Web Handling Month | August 2021

Member Price: $699 USD
Non-Member Price: $899 USD

Converting School Month - Online Course with Live Instructor every Friday!
4 Week Course from August 2 - 27, 2021
BONUS: Final Class includes Private, 1-on-1 Meeting with Instructor

Course Instructor:

- Dr. David Roisum -

Dr. David Roisum
 of Finishing Technologies is a well-known authority in web handling and converting. He has authored eight books and more than 100 papers and articles such as his Web Wise column in Converting Quarterly magazine. His background includes a variety of web manufacturing and converting experiences. An accomplished professional speaker and instructor, he is noted for his skill in translating highly technical information into a common sense, practical reference.

Course Description

Whether you make, convert or use webs; you must know web handling. Find out how to:

  • Eliminate wrinkles, baggy webs and apply effective spreading
  • Eliminate winding defects
  • Design and maintain web machinery, especially rollers
  • Design and maintain control systems for tension, nip, guiding and more
  • Design web products and processes for more reliable manufacturing
  • Troubleshoot a variety of web, web handling and converting issues
  • Understand why the web world does what it does

Find out why more than 3,000 students have signed up for this premier instruction

This is an online course that will be presented as on-demand classes taken at your leisure each week (2-1/2 hour, on-demand classes each week) with Live Instructor Q&A every Friday with the class. Live Instructor online every Friday from 11:00am - 1:00pm Eastern Standard Time (in Zoom meetings). Every Friday will include a public session, in which participants can present their questions for group discussion (if desired). For the final Friday of the month, participants can schedule private sessions in which individual participants can discuss their specific questions with the instructor for a 15-minute private meeting. 

Course Outline

Complete the on-demand classes each week between Monday and Thursday. And join other participants every Friday for a Live Q&A session with the instructor. You will receive links via email for the courses and Live Sessions a week before the class begins.

Web Handling Course  (Web Handling Month)

Week 1:  August 2 - 6:  Intro to Web Handling & Rollers | Aug 6: 11am - 1pm EST - Live Instructor
Week 2:  August 9 - 13:  Tension/Drive Control, Nip Control, & Guiding Aug 13: 11am - 1pm EST - Live Instructor
Week 3:  August 16 - 20:  Wrinkling and Spreading Aug 20: 11am - 1pm EST - Live Instructor
Week 4:  August 23 - 27:  Slitting and Winding (intro) Aug 27: 11am - 1pm EST - Live Instructor

BONUS: Friday, August 27:

Participants discuss their specific questions or concerns with the instructor in private, 1-on-1 meetings.
Signup form will be completed during week to schedule specific time slots.

Upon completing the course, you will receive a certificate of completion.

To Register

1) Click "Sign In" or "Create an Account" below the "Register Someone Else" Button (if not signed in).
2) Click "Register Myself" or "Register Someone Else" Button below.
3) Select your Payment Option for Member or Non-Member below.  Not sure? View AIMCAL Member List
4) Go to the top of the page to click on your Shopping Cart to check out.

Any Questions?

Contact AIMCAL at 1-803-948-9470 or visit Contact Us page. Thank you.


8/2/2021 - 8/27/2021
Registration is closed.