Courses

Welcome to the APTC courses page. We currently offer courses in the following areas: Plastics, Rubber, Corrosion, Medical Technology, Color Technology, and Adhesives and Coatings.

Courses are arranged by date, and can be sorted according to category type using the dropdown menu below.

In-depth Moldex3D eDesign Training for Injection Molding

Date: 05/19/2014 - 05/19/2014

Understanding Plastic Material Properties in Analyzing and Preventing Product Failures

Date: 05/20/2014 - 05/22/2014
Course Number: AP4222

Polymer Science for Engineers

Date: 06/26/2014 - 06/27/2014
Course Number: AP4221

Color Theory and Applications

Date: 07/07/2014 - 07/09/2014
Course Number: AP3203

Compounding and Testing of Plastics

Date: 07/22/2014 - 07/22/2014
Course Number: AP3201

Polymer Compounding, Formulating, and Testing of Plastics, Rubber, Adhesives, and Coatings

Date: 07/23/2014 - 07/25/2014
Course Number: AP3202

Plastic Material Selection and Testing

Date: 08/18/2014 - 08/20/2014
Course Number: AP3205

Plastic Part Failure Analysis

Date: 08/21/2014 - 08/22/2014
Course Number: AP3206

Making Properties and Profits: Twin Screw Extrusion Seminar

Date: 09/09/2014 - 09/10/2014

Chemistry and Technology of Polymeric Materials used in Medical Devices

Course dates to be announced.
Course Number: AP4225

Complete Injection Molding

 Returning Spring 2015!

Rubber and Plastics Failure Analysis – Physical and Chemical Analysis Techniques

Returning Fall 2014!

Course Registration

General Course Registration:
Download a Printable Registration Form [PDF].

Registration Information:
Registration for a class is due three weeks prior to the scheduled class date.

All registrations must be guaranteed by check, a purchase order number or a credit card, otherwise the registration will not be processed. Checks should be made payable to "The Akron Polymer Training Center" and must include a copy of your completed registration form. COURSE FEES ARE DUE PRIOR TO ATTENDING.

All registrations whether by phone, fax or mail will be confirmed and considered binding and subject to all cancellation policies. If you do not receive a confirmation prior to the class, please call The Akron Polymer Training Center to verify your registration.

Course fee includes classroom instruction, instructional materials, parking permits, continental breakfast, lunch, beverages, and refreshment breaks. Travel and hotel accommodations are not included.

ENROLLMENT IS LIMITED AND ON A FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVE BASIS. EARLY REGISTRATION IS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED!

Visit our registration webpage to view our cancellation/withdrawal policies.

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