Training to Meet Your Needs

2023 Training Brochure

2023 Training Registration Form (This form can be downloaded and filled out on your computer.)

Sumitomo (SHI) Demag offers a carefully prepared training experience that satisfies the needs of all who participate. Therefore, if you are new to the injection molding process or a veteran of processing challenges, you will learn valuable information you can apply to your job responsibilities.

Our training courses cover processing, machine optimization and maintenance on our current machines as well as on a variety of our older machines. The courses are all designed to help improve your molding efficiency and overall productivity by achieving the optimum performance of your Sumitomo, Demag and Van Dorn machines.

Customized In-plant Programs

Customized training programs, held at your facility using your equipment, are available for all Sumitomo, Demag and Van Dorn machine models. Our Training team will work with you to design an individualized program that will best meet your needs – from hands-on machine operation and maintenance to advanced processing and application specific process optimization.

Pre-scheduled Classroom Training

Affordably priced, pre-scheduled training courses are offered at Sumitomo (SHI) Demag’s training facilities, away from production concerns and responsibilities. Detailed course descriptions, dates and costs for 2023 can be found by clicking here. Where possible, corresponding courses are consecutively scheduled, allowing attendees to take both courses in a single trip.

A Choice of Locations


Sumitomo (SHI) Demag offers customers a wide choice of training locations:

  • Pre-scheduled training at our Atlanta Tech Center in Suwanee, GA (SE Series and IntElect all-electric machines*)

410 Horizon Dr., Suite 200, Suwanee, GA 30024
PH: 440-876-8960 Fax: 440-876-2785

  • Pre-scheduled training at our Chicago Applications Center in Buffalo Grove, IL (SE Series all-electric machines)

1177 Corporate Grove Dr., Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
PH: 847-947-9569

  • Pre-scheduled training in our facility in Cleveland, OH (Demag and Van Dorn machine/control series)

17909 Cleveland Parkway Dr., Suite 100, Cleveland, OH 44135
PH: 440-876-8960 Fax: 440-876-2785

  • Customized training in your facility
  • Customized training in our Anaheim Training and Demo Center (SE Series all-electric machines)

1130 N. Armando St., Anaheim, CA 92806
PH: 440-876-6203

*It is also possible to arrange scheduled classroom training for Demag and Van Dorn machines in our Atlanta Tech Center. Please use the contact information below to discuss your requirements.

Additional information and registration

For additional information on pre-scheduled training or customized programs, please contact Mark Lepole at 440-876-6203 or via email at

To register for any of the pre-scheduled classes, use the registration form below or on the back page of the brochure.

Don’t see a class for your machine/control? The schedule doesn’t fit yours? Please call us.

2023 Training Brochure

2023 Training Registration Form (This form can be downloaded and filled out on your computer.)

Van Dorn is a proud brand of Sumitomo (SHI) Demag