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Welcome to Akron Polymer Training Services

Akron Polymer Training Services (APTS) provides a range of workforce training solutions that leverage the School of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering’s knowledgebase and capabilities. We have offerings ranging from on-site, hands-on experiential learning on our equipment to online courses viewable wherever you are. We also can tailor courses to meet your specific business challenges. Our vision is to be a world-leading workforce education solution for the polymer industry.

We look forward to hearing from you and sharing valuable ways we can help your company grow and excel in today's competitive market.

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Upcoming Courses

ONLINE COURSE: Rubber Molding Processes: Principles, Troubleshooting & Mold Design

Date: 06/01/2021 - 06/04/2021
Course Number: 136-0854 (formerly AP3576)

Systematic Innovation for Six Sigma Black Belts and Lean Masters: An Introduction

Date: 06/07/2021 - 06/08/2021
Course Number: 069-0748 (formerly AP3522)

ONLINE COURSE: Applications of FTIR & NMR Spectroscopy in Polymer Product Development (Problem Solving, Development, & IP Creation)

Date: 06/09/2021 - 06/10/2021
Course Number: 153-0859 (formerly AP3579)

ONLINE COURSE: Understanding Raw Materials, the Building Blocks of Rubber Compounding

Date: 06/14/2021 - 06/14/2021
Course Number: 087-0766 (formerly AP3240)

ONLINE COURSE: Rubber Compounding for Performance

Date: 06/15/2021 - 06/16/2021
Course Number: 018-0738 (formerly AP3438)

Aircraft Tire Technology

Date: 06/15/2021 - 06/15/2021
Course Number: 114-0756 (formerly AP3532)

ONLINE COURSE: Solving Problems in Rubber Compounding and Processing

Date: 06/17/2021 - 06/17/2021
Course Number: 063-0741 (formerly AP6217)

ONLINE COURSE: Compounding and Testing of Plastics

Date: 06/18/2021 - 06/18/2021
Course Number: 017-0774 (formerly AP3449)

ONLINE COURSE: Structure/Property Relationships in Polyurethanes

Date: 07/13/2021 - 07/14/2021
Course Number: 160-0884

ONLINE COURSE: Understanding Dynamic Properties of Rubber and Rubber Products

Date: 07/13/2021 - 07/14/2021
Course Number: 072-0779 (formerly AP3523)

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