Developed from our experience in industrial problem solving, our scheduled courses are delivered by experts who understand the problems, cost and time constraints faced by people working in industry. Benefit from expert tutors with breadth and depth of realworld experience and individual attention in small groups.

Looking for something else or for a course delivered at a time and place to suit your needs? Find out about our in-company training

For in-person courses, full details of the measures in place to support the safety of attendees will be included in the joining instructions​.

IOM3 Quality Assured Training


Smithers is an IOM3 Quailty Assured training provider and our courses are approved towards professional development.

ONLINE COURSES

  • High quality content from our industry experts
  • Flexible learning, study when it suits you 
  • 28 days access to recorded course modules allowing you to learn at your own pace
  • Same high quality Smithers' training experience
  • CPD credits: All courses are IOM3 accreditied
  • No travel costs or complexities
  • Live Q&A with course tutors - ask questions and consolidate learning
  • Electronic copies of course notes
  • *EB  = Early Bird. See registration options on course listings pages for applicable Early Bird offers and expiry dates
       
Course Dates Duration Price
       
       
ESSENTIAL UNDERSTANDING: PLASTICS
       
       
Plastics Technology - An Introduction ONLINE 14 Nov - 12 Dec 5 hours £652, £518 EB*
       
Recycling of Plastics and Managing their Environmental Impact ONLINE 14 Nov - 12 Dec 5 hours + £482, £408 EB*
 
       
Understanding Polymer Durability in Critical Applications ONLINE 24 Oct - 21 Nov 4 hours £482, £408 EB*
       
Introduction to Polyurethanes ONLINE 14 Nov - 12 Dec 6 hours £482, £408 EB*
       
Investigating and Prevention of Failures in Plastic Components ONLINE 23 Jan  - 20 Feb 2023 4 hours + £499, £430 EB*
       
       
ESSENTIAL UNDERSTANDING: RUBBER AND ELASTOMERS
       
       
Introduction to Rubber Technology ONLINE 3 Oct - 31 Oct
14 Nov - 12 Dec
6 hours + £652, £518 EB*
 
       
Introduction to Silicone Elastomers ONLINE 20 Feb - 20 Mar 2023 4 hours £499, £430 EB*
 
       
Investigating and Prevention of Failures in Rubber Components ONLINE 24 Oct - 21 Nov 4 hours £482, £408 EB*
       
Sealing with Elastomers ONLINE 16 Jan - 13 Feb 2023 4 hours £499, £430 EB*
       
       
KEY APPLICATIONS AND REGULATIONS
       
       
Introduction to Food Contact Materials - Products, Regulations and Testing ONLINE 14 Nov - 12 Dec 6 hours £652, £518 EB*
       
Introduction to Plastic and Rubber in Medical Devices ONLINE 14 Nov - 12 Dec 6 hours £652, £518 EB*
       
       
 


IN-PERSON COURSES

  • Courses are held in Shropshire, UK
  • Expert tutors with breadth and depth of industry experience
  • Individual attention, small groups
  • CPD credits: All courses are IOM3 accreditied
  • We can run these courses and others for a private group at your company - contact us for details
  • Details of the measures in place to support the safety of attendees will be included in the joining instructions​ - contact us for more information
 
       
Course Dates Duration Price
       
       
ESSENTIAL UNDERSTANDING: PLASTICS
       
       
Plastics Technology - An Introduction 2-3 Nov 2 days (2022) £810
       
Recycling Plastics and Managing Their Environmental Impact 7 Jun 2023
29 Nov 2023
1 day (2023) £637
       
Understanding Polymer Durability in Critical Applications 1 Dec 1 day (2022) £613
       
Exploring Plastics Extrusion 22-23 Feb 2023
20-21 Sep 2023
2 days (2023) £842
       
Plastics Injection Moulding Technology 12-13 Oct 2 days (2022) £810
       
Polyurethanes: An introduction - Science, Applications, Technology 19-20 Oct 2 days (2022) £810
       
A Practitioner’s Approach to Polyurethane 23-24 Nov 2022
 
2 days (2022) £810
       
Investigating and Prevention of Failures in Plastic Components 17 May 2023
27 Sep 2023
1 day (2023) £637
       
       
ESSENTIAL UNDERSTANDING: RUBBER AND ELASTOMERS
       
       
Introduction to Rubber Technology 16-17 Nov 2 days (2022) £810
       
Introduction to Silicone Elastomers 1 Mar 2023
13 Sep 2023
1 day (2023) £637
       
Investigating and Prevention of Failures in Rubber Components 30 Nov 1 day (2022) £613
       
       
       
KEY APPLICATIONS AND REGULATIONS
       
       
Introduction to Food Contact Materials - Products, Regulations and Testing 9-10 Nov 2 days (2022) £810
       
Introduction to Plastics and Rubber Materials in Medical Devices 5-6 Oct 2 days (2022) £810
       
       
       
 




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