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Trainings Center

Training Center

The importance of knowledge for moving forward

The IBE-BVI Training Center helps industry to keep their knowledge up to date with new developments as well in the field of new materials, new production techniques and new standards or legislations by organizing open trainings as well as "tailor-made" training sessions related to packaging: materials, transformation, printing techniques, standards,...


Our Offer

The training center organizes seminars & trainings for all people interested in broadening their skills. 

General multi-day training sessions constitute an excellent basis both for inexperienced employee in the packaging sector, as well as an opportunity for experienced professionals to become further acquainted with the most recent developments in the packaging business and exchange experience with colleagues. 

Our seminars and trainings are open to everyone. 

In-Company Training

What do we offer?

IBE-BVI organizes in-company training tailored to your company and needs. Contact Us to have more information. 

Subventions training


De kmo-portefeuille is een subsidiemaatregel waardoor je – als ondernemer – financiële steun krijgt voor de aankoop van diensten die de kwaliteit van je onderneming verbeteren.

Elke kmo kan financiële steun ontvangen om opleidingen en advies bij geregistreerde dienstverleners aan te kopen.
IBE-BVI is een erkend dienstverlener binnen de kmo-portefeuille (erkenningsnummer DV.O105901)
Een kleine onderneming die investeert in opleiding kan 30% steun genieten via de kmo-portefeuille, een middelgrote onderneming 20%.

De thema’s waarbinnen IBE-BVI opleidingen aanbiedt die in aanmerking komen voor een subsidie binnen de KMO-portefeuille zijn:

  • Beroepsspecifieke competenties
  • Duurzaamheid
  • Innovatie
  • Bedrijfsstrategie

Info: marleen.calcoen(at) /


Voedingsbedrijven (PC 118 en PC 220) kunnen een tegemoetkoming ontvangen via hun sectorfonds Alimento.

Deze tegemoetkoming bedraagt sinds 01/01/2024 150.00 EUR per deelnemer per lesdag met een maximum 450 EUR per lesdag (3 deelnemers).

Info: marleen.calcoen(at)


Kunststofverwerkende bedrijven (PC 116 en PC 207) kunnen gratis aan bepaalde IBE-BVI opleidingen deelnemen.

Deze bedrijven dienen zich rechtstreeks in te schrijven via PlastIQ (

Info: marleen.calcoen(at) - els.dekleermaeker(at)


Het sectorfonds PaperPackSkills kent tegemoetkomingen toe aan papier- en kartonverwerkende bedrijven (PC136 en PC 222) 

Info: Michelle Mies / / tel: 02/340.66.37  

What people think

What people think



How can I pay?

We accept only bank transfers as payment methods.

Once you will complete your order and insert all the data required we will send you an invoice with the explanation of how to conclude the purchase. 

There are different ways to get a lower subscription fee. 

  • If you are a IBE-BVI member, you have the right of a discount of 15% *
  • Members of Federations (COMEOS, ESSENSCIA, FETRA or FEVIA) are eligible for a discount equal to 10% *

*  These discounts are not cumulative

Our speakers follow the mission of IBE-BVI to keep our trainings and seminars up to date. You will find trainings led by our staff or by experienced professionals of the packaging industry. 

Meet us

Find out more about the events we will attend!

Meet us

Find out more about the events we will attend!

Empack Ghent

As every year, you will find us at EMPACK from the 17th until the 18th of September. Come and visit us!

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