Consultancy & Training


The application of best practice is fundamental to the success of your business. The starting point for this is in production. PDS has the skills and experience to help you create the value in production, with real immediate skill enhancement so your team does things, better, faster, with less waste and with greater returns.
We can offer:
  • Screen Printing Courses
  • Stencil Making Courses
  • Pad Printing Courses
  • Photopolymer (Nylo) Plate Making Courses
Whether your team members are very experienced or new to the industry, PDS bespoke training programs are developed specifically to suit your needs. The training is a mix of practical and theoretical training covering all aspects of the relevant processes. The training is delivered in-house using your equipment.
Initially we carry out a technical assessment of your facility. Using this as a basis for discussion together we will develop a skill enhancement package that will create immediate and long term benefits for your company. Our consultants are trained assessors and process experts who can create a structure of process improvement that will delight you.


Have you been challenged with printing a new product or bringing in an additional print process? Are you receiving conflicting advice from equipment and consumable suppliers, or just have no idea where to start? PDS will guide you through the selection of the process that is most suitable for your product, be that a hi-tech medical device, a glass or plastic bottle/container, instrument cluster, touch panel, building wrap, contact lens and anything else in between.

  • Active textiles
  • Automotive components
  • Audio equipment
  • Biosensors
  • Baby feeding bottles
  • Blow mouldings
  • Capacitors
  • Ceramic transfers
  • Chocolate
  • Contact lenses
  • Dashboard facias 
  • Domestic appliances 
  • Eggs 
  • Footballs
  • Fenders 
  • Fishing floats
  • Gas tanks (motorcycle petrol tanks) 
  •  Glass bottles/ceramic and organic colours 
  • Glass containers/ceramic and organic colours
  • Golf balls
  • Fishing floats
  • HiFi equipment 
  • Holographic Injection mouldings 
  • Joystick Keyboards plastic/rubber
  • Knives Labels, including webfed Limited edition printing/Fine art 
  • Medical devices
  • Medical devices
  • Membrane switches
  • Metal components
  • Metal containers 
  • Mobile phone covers
  • Mobile phone electronics
  • Nano materials 
  • Optical devices
  • Pens
  • Plastic Bottles/Containers
  • Plumbing fittings
  • POS – Digital printing
  • POS – Screen printing
  • Potentiometers (Rotary)
  • Printed electronics
  • Promotional products
  • Resistors Saline drips
  • Signage Soothers
  • Spectacles Sports equipment
  • Textiles
  • Thick film circuits
  • Toys
  • Transducers
  • Umbrellas
  • Utensils VDU’s (Visual display units)
  • Watch dials Yogurt cartons
  • PDS International has unmatched experience in working within such a diverse range of products and markets.


 Do you have quality, print output, adhesion problems, and you have exhausted all your in-house knowledge? PDS can bring experience from a varied range of industries and applications and implement new techniques to overcome these issues.
Click to access our Knowledge Resource Centre for details on a range of processes and a content rich library of Technical Articles.
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