Training Courses

Smithers Rapra produces short training courses, seminars and training programmes on plastics, rubber materials and processing technology.

We offer an extended range of courses covering polymeric materials and technology to provide support for product developers and manufacturers across all industry sectors. Our courses have developed from our experience in industrial problem solving and are delivered by experts who understand the problems, cost and time constraints faced by people working in industry.

You can access this expertise as open classroom-style training or tailored in-company courses.

Short Courses

Face to face learning in a classroom environment, one or two day courses held at Smithers Rapra’s European headquarters, Shropshire, UK

See all short courses listed below

In-Company Training

Tailored content that can be personalised to your company needs along with the additional onsite consultancy support.

View in-company training

2015 Training Course Schedule

Plastics Materials and Products                               

Price (£): 625.00
Location: Shawbury, Shropshire, UK

Course Dates:
Tue 17th - Wed 18th March 2015 more info and register
Tue 6th - Wed 7th October 2015 more info and register

Course Duration: 2 Days

 
Introduction to Plastics and Rubber Materials in Medical Devices

Price (£): 520.00
Location: Shawbury, Shropshire, UK

Course Dates:
Tue 19th - Wed 20th May 2015 more info and register
Tue 3rd - Wed 4th November 2015 more info and register

Course Duration: 2 days

Exploring Plastics Extrusion

Price (£): 625.00
Location: Shawbury, Shropshire UK

Course Dates:
Tue 24th - Wed 25th March 2015 more info and register
Tue 10th - Wed 11th November 2015 more info and register

Course Duration: 2 Days

Plastics Injection Moulding Technology - What Moulders and Designers Need to Know

Price (£): 625.00
Location: Shawbury, Shropshire, UK

Course Dates:
Tue 9th - Wed 10th June 2015 more info and register

Course Duration: 2 Days

Plastics Injection Mould Design

Price (£): 625.00
Location: Shawbury, Shropshire, UK

Course Dates:
Tue 21st - Wed 22nd April 2015 more info and register
Tue 13th - Wed 14th October 2015 more info and register

Course Duration: 2 Days

Co-Extrusion & Laminated Multilayer Structures - Sheet & Film Applications

Price (£): 435.00
Location: Shawbury, Shropshire, UK

Course Dates:
Tue 3rd March 2015 more info and register
Tue 22nd September 2015 more info and register

Course Duration: 1 Day

Co extrusion and Multilayer Structures - Pipe & Blow Moulding applications

Price (£): 435.00
Location: Shawbury, Shropshire, UK

Course Dates:
Wed 4th March 2015 more info and register
Wed 23rd September 2015 more info and register

Course Duration: One Day

Introduction to Silicone Elastomers

Price (£): 435.00
Location: Shawbury, Shropshire, UK

Course Dates:
Thu 21st May 2015 more info and register
Thu 5th November 2015 more info and register

Course Duration: 1 Day:
Starts: 09.30, Finishes: 16.30

Introduction to Rubber Technology

Price (£): 625.00
Location: Shawbury, Shropshire, UK

Course Dates:
Tue 10th - Wed 11th March 2015 more info and register
Tue 29th - Wed 30th September 2015 more info and register

Course Duration: 2 Days

Polyurethanes: An introduction - Science, Applications, Technology

Price (£): 625.00
Location: Shawbury, Shropshire, UK

Course Dates:
Tue 28th - Wed 29th April 2015 more info and register
Tue 27th - Wed 28th October 2015 more info and register

Course Duration: 2 Days

Introduction to Food Contact Materials - Products, Regulations and Testing

Price (£): 520.00
Location: Shawbury, Shropshire, UK

Course Dates:
Tue 12th - Wed 13th May 2015 more info and register
Tue 17th - Wed 18th November 2015 more info and register

Course Duration: 2 Days