Tableting 103: Master Class

Our tableting master class at Solid Dose University offers a comprehensive look into advanced topics like granulation, compression, and coating techniques.

Start on October 15

All of our courses are all-inclusive, including food and a hotel room.

Skills You'll Develop

Advanced Granulation Techniques

Proficiency in Tablet Press Operation and Troubleshooting

Root-Cause Problem Solving

Leadership in Managing Tablet Press Maintenance and Optimization

Precision in Tablet Compression

Expertise in Diagnosing Mechanical and Production Issues

Production Line Optimization

Ability to Perform Root-Cause Analysis for Tablet Press Problems

Coating Application Skills

Skill in Preventative Maintenance for Tablet Presses

Quality Control Expertise

Insight into Optimizing Tablet Press Production Lines for Maximum Efficiency

Leadership and Team Management

Advanced Knowledge in Tablet Press Setup and Calibration

High-Speed Production Management

Understanding the Relationship Between Formulation, Tablet Design, and Manufacturing Challenges

Tableting 103: Master Class

3 days in North Huntingdon, PA

Participants will engage directly in experiments and projects, gaining firsthand experience with high-speed production and tackling the challenges associated with ensuring consistency and quality at every stage of the manufacturing process.

Course Outcomes: You will gain the skills to lead a team of engineers and operators in maintaining, setting up, and repairing tablet presses. You will be adept at performing root-cause analysis for any issues with tablet presses. Moreover, you will acquire in-depth knowledge on optimizing the setup of a tablet press production line for peak efficiency.

Enrollment Requirements: Completion of SDU’s tableting 102 course of 5 years press maintenance experience.

You'll receive:

Course Certificate upon Completion

On the last day of class, you will receive a personalized, embossed certification that declares you have completed one of SDU’s tableting courses. This credential not only validates your expertise and dedication to continuous learning but also positions you as a valuable asset in solid dose manufacturing.

Tableting 103 Course Professor

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Jeffrey Lucas

Since joining Scheu & Kniss in 1987, Jeffrey Lucas has gathered over 30 years of experience in tablet press operations, starting in the Press Rebuild Department. Promoted to Rebuild Department Supervisor in 1999, he managed the reconditioning process, working with customers and teams to ensure top service. He also began offering onsite tablet press setup and maintenance training across North America. As Technical Service Manager since 2005, he provides technical support, works closely with the Elizabeth Tooling division on tablet design and troubleshooting, and recently started supporting the sales team to promote replacement parts and turret repair services.