Westpak is certified to conduct product/package integrity testing to help guarantee successful delivery of products worldwide by any means of transportation.

Westpak is accredited to ISO/IEC 17025-2005, one of the most rigorous standards available for a mechanical testing laboratory.

Webinars

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Upcoming Webinars

Amazon Package Certification Update - December 2018

WESTPAK’s test professionals offer an update to the Package Certification required by Amazon as of August 2019 on certain packages. We discuss Amazon’s Frustration-Free Packaging Vendor Incentive Program and why it’s a good idea. We review the planned $1.99 per unit fee for non-compliance, the one-time credit of $1.00 per unit for achieving compliance, and package certification tips.

What's Covered:

  • Summary of Amazon’s September 2018 announcement
  • Review of current incentives and planned fees
  • High-level review of ISTA 6-Amazon test standards

Who Should Benefit From Attending:

  • Project and Program Managers
  • Quality / Reliability Staff
  • Packaging Engineers
  • Buyers

Webinar Will Provide Participants With:

  • Overview of the Frustration-Free Program (FFP)
  • Understanding of how to get packages certified
  • Tips to maintain ISTA certification
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • Live Q&A

Date: Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Price: No Charge

Note: Same material presented at each session

Busy Then?

Register anyway and we’ll send you a link to the slide deck and video after the event concludes


Presenter: Andrew Thomas
Lab Manager
WESTPAK


Past Webinars

Sterile Barrier Testing Case Studies

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ISTA 6-Amazon Packaging Solutions

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Case Studies of Medical Device Package Failures

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Sample Size Rationale for Medical Device Package Validation

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The Shocking Truth About the Frequency Domain

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ASTM vs ISTA For Package Testing - Which Is Better?

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Accelerated and Real Time Aging

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Top Five Package Design Mistakes

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ASTM D4169 Webinar

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Riveting Revisions of Medical Product Package Test Procedures

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Product and Package Shock Testing

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Product and Package Vibration Testing

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Hazardous Material Package Certification Overview

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Packaging Dynamics #6 of 5: Extra Credit - Tricks of the Trade

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Packaging Dynamics #5 – Design and Testing of the Protective Package System; How We Know When the Job Was Done Correctly

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Medical Device Packaging Testing - Common Test Failure Modes & Solutions


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Packaging Dynamics Webinar #4 - Dynamic Cushion Testing for Shock Absorption & Vibration Attenuation


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Product Reliability Testing – Mechanical and Environmental Testing for a Rackmount Network Switch


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Packaging Dynamics Webinar #3 – Determining the Vibration Sensitivity & Shock Fragility of Products; Test Methods, End Results, and Significant Insights

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Packaging Dynamics Webinar #2 - Defining & Quantifying The Distribution Environment Through Which All Products Must Travel

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Riveting Revisions of Medical Package Test Procedures

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Packaging Dynamics Webinar #1 – Overview and Definition of Terms

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Arrhenius Equation Demystified - Usage with Accelerated Aging of Medical Device Packaging

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Writing Test Validation Protocol per ISO 11607 to Minimize Time to Market

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Package Integrity Testing: Common Tests and Applications

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Product Mechanical Shock and Fragility Testing Overview

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Supply chain: dimensional weight pricing - what does this mean and how can we avoid large logistics cost?

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Medical Device Package Validation: Review and Updates on Standardized Test Methods of ISO 11607

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Product Reliability: Combined Environmental Conditions Testing

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Product Reliability: Achieving Objectives with Environmental and Mechanical Testing

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Package Integrity Testing, Optimizing Packaging and Minimizing Waste

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Developing and Evaluating the Optimal Package

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Sterile Barrier System Testing Failure Modes and Design Recommendations

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Applying Damage Boundary Principles To Save Product And Package Costs

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