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Supply Chain Tech: 3D Printing Solutions for Modern Logistics (2-day)

Supply Chain Asia provides a unique,
highly interactive skills & knowledge base training to the industry.

2-day training program

Professional Certification by Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Extended Funding through SCA Project Assignments

Course Overview

This intensive 2-day course, “SupplyTech: 3D Printing Solutions for Modern Logistics,” offers a comprehensive exploration of 3D printing technologies and their transformative impact on the logistics and supply chain industry. Participants will gain hands-on experience with 3D printers, delve into 3D modelling using TinkerCad, and explore the Cura software for design optimisation. The course culminates with project work that allows participants to apply their skills to real-world logistics scenarios.

Program Outline

Day 1: Introduction and Basics of 3D Printing

  • 9.00am-9.30am – Introduction to 3D Printing
  • 9.30am-10.15am – Understanding 3D Printers
  • 10.30am – 12.00pm – Basics of 3D Modelling with TinkerCad
  • 1.00pm-2.00pm – Introduction to Cura Software
  • 2.00pm-2.45m – Designing for Logistics and Supply Chain
  • 3.00pm-5.00pm – First Printing Session

Day 2: Advanced Design and Practical Applications

  • 9.00am-10.45am – Advanced Design Techniques with Cura
  • 11.00am-12.00pm – Material Considerations in 3D Printing
  • 1.00pm-2.45pm – Project Work: Industry-Relevant Application
  • 3.00pm-5.00pm – Presentations and Feedback Session

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the fundamentals of 3D printing technology and its application in logistics and supply chain management.
  • Gain proficiency in using 3D printers suitable for logistics applications.
  • Develop skills in basic and advanced 3D modelling using TinkerCad and Cura software.
  • Learn to design and optimise 3D printed objects for logistics purposes, such as custom container parts and labelling tools.
  • Explore various materials used in 3D printing and their implications for logistics.
  • Apply the acquired knowledge to a complex, industry-relevant project and present the outcomes.


  • NITEC or equivalent qualification
  • Basic understanding of Mathematics
  • Familiarity with the Windows operating system

Training Dates

Each intake will close when we fully subscribe. We reserved the right to reject application or change the dates below.

  • TBC