Course Catalog

Course Catalog

Please click on the links below to see a detailed description and registration information for the Plastics Training Academy courses offered at Penn State Behrend.

Course Title Dates Offered
Injection Molding Principles

March 6-8, May 1-3, June 5-7, July 31-Aug. 2, Nov. 20-22

Injection Molding Troubleshooting March 8-10, May 3-5, June 7-9, Aug. 2-4
Strictly Snap Fits Seminar Sept. 11-12
Injection-Molded Part Design Principles May 16-17 or Aug. 7-8
Polymer Science and Material Selection Fundamentals May 17-19
Scientific Cooling May 23-24
Injection Mold Design Principles May 25-26
Process Validation for Medical Injection Molding June 26-27
DOE for Injection Molding June 28-30 
Thermoplastic Materials and Testing Aug. 1-2
Application of Thermal Analysis Techniques to Plastics Aug. 3
Mold Maintenance Principles and Relocation Considerations Aug. 9
Intro to Plastics Engineering Technology (Online) Sept. 6
Geometric Dimension and Tolerancing Full Fundamentals (Online) Offered anytime
Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing Update (Online) Offered anytime

Discounts: Receive a 15% discount on Injection Molding Principles and Injection Molding Troubleshooting if registered for both workshops. Please call 814-898-6103 or email before you register in order to receive the discount.