Welcome to the Akron Polymer Training Center at The University of Akron,
where Polymers are the Focus of Innovation and Technology!

The Akron Polymer Training Center (APTC) is the training division of the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering. Poised to meet the needs of our changing environment, the center strives to be the world's leading provider of effective workforce development and training. Contact us for more information.

A full list of our courses can be viewed here.

Upcoming Courses

Rubber and Plastics Failure Analysis – Physical and Chemical Analysis Techniques

Date: 05/09/2014 - 05/09/2014
Course Number: AP4214

ASTM Corrosion Testing: Application and Use of Salt Fog, Humidity, Cyclic and Gas Tests

Date: 05/13/2014 - 05/14/2014

Degradable Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering Applications

Date: 05/14/2014 - 05/16/2014
Course Number: AP4229

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

Engineered Rubber Products - Materials, Product Design Principles and Fundamentals of Processing

Date: 08/06/2014 - 08/07/2014
Course Number: AP3204

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