TRAINING

DEDICATED TRAINING FOR EVERY COMPANY LEVEL.

BIGQ holds high-quality courses covering a wide range of topics related to the leather sector.

Through our experienced trainers, our programme aims to provide introductory and advanced courses to train sector experts.

21/06/2016 – KNOWING LEATHER: Part 1 – INTRODUCTORY COURSE

This course is ideal for people just learning about the leather world and its management. The course's objective is to introduce the production and process phases in tanning and its dynamics. Key Topics: Types of leather Product specifications and the production...

21/06/2016 – KNOWING LEATHER: Part 2 – ADVANCED COURSE

This course is intended for people wanting to go beyond basic information and to increase their knowledge of the leather sector. Key Topics: Tanning processes In-depth examination Finishes and their uses The environmental impact of tanning Leather defect problems and...

13/07/2016 – MOULD IN LEATHER: PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS

  The presence of mould in leather is common problem that is difficult to resolve. This course provides all the information you need as well as tips on how to reduce the development of mould in your products.  Key Topics: Why, how and where mould forms in leather...

21/09/2016 – PRODUCT CHEMICAL COMPLIANCE AND SAFETY

  Product chemical compliance and safety are fundamental requisites for sales. This course will guide you through the standards protecting people and the environment, following each process phase step by step. Key Topics: Potential chemical risks in products Who,...

18/10/2016 – TECHNOLOGY IN LEATHER

This course is suitable for anyone wanting to learn how leather goods are made, from the raw material to the finished product. Our teachers will present and explain every production phase in detail. Key Topics: Soaking and calcination: what they are and how they are...

16/11/2016 – SUSTAINABILITY IN THE LEATHER SUPPLY CHAIN

  Sustainability has become a very relevant topic for many companies. This course will address the main aspects related to the leather supply chain. Key Topics: Animal welfare. The current situation and future programmes Leather traceability and material sources...

06/12/2016 – QUALITY FOOTWEAR: PHYSICAL AND PERFORMANCE ISSUES

Chemical safety and material quality are critical elements in footwear. The course aims to introduce and examine international standards concerning the sector. Key Topics: Know and understand leather Basic information Critical chemical and performance issues in...