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Why choose the Smarterchains Learning Platform?

Built with the needs of the industry in mind.

We combine our hands on experience with a decade of Industry 4.0 technology research and more than 300 plants analyzed over the past years.

All blended into a proprietary educational framework.

It is the compass to simplify the world of industry 4.0 across technology, organization and value creation.

Maxiimize Knowledge discovery and upskilling in one place.

Scalable learning from a single individual to complex organizations.

Why choose the Smarterchains Learning Platform?

10 Industry 4.0 Dimensions Framework

Pioneering partnerships for Cutting-Edge Education


SmarterChains received global recognition, winning the 1st Place at EFMD for the Supply Chain Category Case Studies: Building an Industry 4.0 Transformation Roadmap, in collaboration with IMD Business School.

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An All-In-One Access Platform. One Memberships, all benefits with continuous updates, new materials, training and certifications.


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Master our Educational Framework and the 10 Industry 4.0 Dimensions. Amplify your Industry 4.0 Technology specific understanding.

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Who is the SmarterChains Education Platform for?

  • Manufacturing Leaders
  • Manufacturing Managers, all levels
  • Supply Chain personnel
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Solution Providers
  • Students
  • Academics
  • Public Sector Employees
  • Policy Makers
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  • Industry 4.0 Service Providers
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  • Universities
  • Research Centre's
  • Industry Associations
  • Public Sector
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To celebrate our collaboration with UNITAR we have a NOT-TO-BE-MISSED offer to join Smarterchains Learning Platform


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Industry 4.0 Dimensions Training

17+ Hours of Content

UNITAR & SmarterChains Certification

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Members only Full Access for 1 year

Only Until 31st October 2023

TOTAL €2990 €500

Get Industry 4.0 Certified in 5 Steps

Start with the Unique Industry 4.0 Skills Assessment Upgrade to Access the Training Curriculum across all Industry 4.0 Dimensions


Unique Industry 4.0 Skills Assessment


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17+ Hours of Content of Industry 4.0 Dimensions


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    Sign up for a free SmarterChains platform account and complete the Industry 4.0 Skills Assessment to evaluate your current knowledge.​

    Moreover get access to Reports, Studies, Info-graphics and top-notch research.

    Gain 360° view of Industry 4.0 and advance your technology specific understanding​


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What our participants say

“Helped us not only for our multifunctional team to reach the same level of Industry 4.0, but also to drive alignment of our Industry 4.0 roadmap moving forward!”
“Simple framework, very focused content, and exciting delivery of the actual Industry 4.0 technologies that can help us drive out losses from the shopfloor.”


Trainings offered by SmarterChains, intend to create the right mindset that will embrace the change. It is the step where Industry 4.0 starts.

Also, our Trainings provide specific insights to cover the knowledge gap and to empower the lead teams towards making Industry 4.0 happen.

The total duration is determined by several different factors. First and foremost, on the execution option the user will choose. There are 2 available execution options. By selecting the Quickstart option, which is tailor made for individuals who want to get started fast, you can select to execute the training curriculum at your own time and pace. By selecting our Enterprise plan, the Program starts from ½ day and can last up to a specific number of days.

Yes. All participants that successfully complete a training course will receive a digital certification to showcase their Industry 4.0 readiness. Unlock your certificate by answering correct the questions in the gamified quiz at the end of each training course.

We have designed our Industry 4.0 Online Training Courses for users with a common goal to learn more about Industry 4.0. Our main goal is to educate and prepare leaders from the Manufacturing industry for the digital transformation journey ahead.

Executives in manufacturing companies, who want to develop the right mindset and step-change their organizations, will find our Training Courses more than handy. In addition, other manufacturing professionals, digital transformation personnel and engineers working across functions, will amplify their knowledge and understanding around Industry 4.0. Moreover, business and strategy consultants who wish to drive exponential value for their customers can join us to learn the SmarterChains way.

We do not exclude anyone, and welcome various users that fit the profile to search the plethora of training solutions we offer that best accommodate their needs. From entrepreneurs who want to explore the possibilities of the Industry 4.0, to students from academic institutions and technical universities, we invite all users to start their Free introductory course to Industry 4.0 today.

Enterprise admin users can start by identifying their team’s needs and selecting the appropriate training bundle. Right after, they can use our simple 1:1 rule to allocate the right courses to their team’s members. To find the right bundle for your enterprise, access our Training Bundles page and connect with us to get a custom quote. Moreover, scalable discounts apply, depending on the specific number of participants.