*** Akron Polymer Training Services now offers remote learning training courses featuring live instructors. In addition to our courses held at the Akron Polymer Technology Services training center, we now offer courses that can be taken online from your home or office.

We want you to have a great experience participating in our remote (online) courses, and for that, you’ll need the right equipment and internet connection.

Minimum needs are:

  • A broadband internet connection that has at least a 2 Mbps upload and download speed.
  • A computer (PC or Mac) that can support the latest web browser versions.
  • At least 4 GB of RAM and adequate hard drive space.
  • A microphone and a speaker.

For more information, visit our Online Course Requirements webpage. ***

THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON

APTS TRAINING DIVISION

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

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Upcoming Courses

ONLINE COURSE: Essentials of Rubber Science & Technology

Date: 10/05/2020 - 10/08/2020
Course Number: 159-0841 (formerly AP4236)

ONLINE COURSE: An Introduction to Continuous Vulcanization And CV Processes

Date: 10/06/2020 - 10/06/2020
Course Number: 128-0667 (formerly AP3534)

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

Date: 10/06/2020 - 10/07/2020
Course Number: 153-0825 (formerly AP4277)

ONLINE COURSE: Rubber Extrusion Technology

Date: 10/06/2020 - 10/08/2020
Course Number: 052-0871

Injection Molding and 3-D Printing

Date: 10/06/2020 - 10/07/2020
Course Number: 143-0695 (formerly AP3557)

ONLINE COURSE: Sponge Rubber 101

Date: 10/07/2020 - 10/08/2020
Course Number: 138-0665 (formerly AP3532)

ONLINE COURSE: Thermoforming and Vacuum Forming

Date: 10/08/2020 - 10/08/2020
Course Number: 145-0691 (formerly AP3553)

ONLINE COURSE: Intrusion Molding and its Recycled Plastics Applications

Date: 10/09/2020 - 10/10/2020
Course Number: 146-0698 (formerly AP3560)

ONLINE COURSE: Elastomer Molding Technology

Date: 10/12/2020 - 10/15/2020
Course Number: 024-0843 (formerly AP5206)

ONLINE COURSE: Extrusion Compounding and Applications in the Food, Medical Devices and Pharmaceutical Industries

Date: 10/13/2020 - 10/14/2020
Course Number: 142-0692 (formerly AP3555)

ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR SELECT COURSES IS NOW AVAILABLE

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