Developed from our experience in industrial problem solving, our scheduled courses and 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​.

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
  • 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 24 Jan - 21 Feb
6 Jun - 4 Jul
12 Sep - 10 Oct
14 Nov - 12 Dec
5 hours £615, £489 EB*
       
Recycling of Plastics and Managing their Environmental Impact ONLINE 1 Feb - 28 Feb
4 Apr - 2 May
5 Sep - 3 Oct
14 Nov - 12 Dec
5 hours + £455, £385 EB*
 
       
Understanding Polymer Durability in Critical Applications ONLINE 21 Feb - 21 Mar
9 May - 6 Jun
18 Jul - 15 Aug
24 Oct - 21 Nov
4 hours £455, £385 EB*
       
Introduction to Polyurethanes ONLINE 7 Mar - 4 Apr
9 May - 6 Jun
5 Sep - 3 Oct
14 Nov - 12 Dec
6 hours £455, £385 EB*
       
Investigating and Prevention of Failures in Plastic Components ONLINE 24 Jab - 21 Feb
2 May - 30 May
18 Jul - 15 Aug
19 Sep - 17 Oct
4 hours + £455, £385 EB*
       
       
ESSENTIAL UNDERSTANDING: RUBBER AND ELASTOMERS
       
       
Introduction to Rubber Technology ONLINE 17 Jan - 14 Feb
9 May - 6 June
1 Aug - 29 Aug
3 Oct - 31 Oct
6 hours + £615, £489 EB*
 
       
Introduction to Silicone Elastomers ONLINE 21 Feb - 21 Mar
11 Apr - 9 May
27 Jun - 25 Jul
5 Sep - 3 Oct
4 hours £455, £385 EB*
 
       
Investigating and Prevention of Failures in Rubber Components ONLINE 24 Jan - 21 Feb
11 Apr - 9 May
1 Aug - 29 Aug
24 Oct - 21 Nov
4 hours £455, £385 EB*
       
Sealing with Elastomers ONLINE 28 Feb - 27 Mar 4 hours £455, £385 EB*
       
       
KEY APPLICATIONS AND REGULATIONS
       
       
Introduction to Food Contact Materials - Products, Regulations and Testing ONLINE 17 Jan - 14 Feb
9 May - 6 Jun
5 Sep - 3 Oct
14 Nov - 12 Dec
6 hours £615, £489 EB*
       
Introduction to Plastic and Rubber in Medical Devices ONLINE 11 Apr - 9 May
4 Jul - 2 Aug
12 Sep - 10 Oct
14 Nov - 12 Dec
6 hours £615, £489 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: Many 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 16 -17 Mar 
2 - 3 Nov
2 days (2022) £765
       
Recycling Plastics and Managing Their Environmental Impact 14 Apr
21 Sep
1 day (2022) £579
       
Understanding Polymer Durability in Critical Applications 11 May
1 Dec
1 day (2022) £579
       
Exploring Plastics Extrusion 2-3 Mar
21-22 Sep
2 days (2022) £765
       
Plastics Injection Moulding Technology Check back soon for 2022 dates 2 days (2022) £765
       
Polyurethanes: An introduction - Science, Applications, Technology 9-10 Mar
19-20 Oct
2 days (2022) £765
       
A Practitioner’s Approach to Polyurethane 23-24 Nov 2022
 
2 days (2022) £765
       
Investigating and Prevention of Failures in Plastic Components 22 Jun
14 Sep
1 day (2022) £579
       
       
ESSENTIAL UNDERSTANDING: RUBBER AND ELASTOMERS
       
       
Introduction to Rubber Technology 2-3 Feb 2 days (2022) £765
       
Introduction to Silicone Elastomers 8 Jun
21 Sep
1 day (2022) £579
       
Investigating and Prevention of Failures in Rubber Components 20 Apr
30 Nov
1 day (2022) £579
       
Sealing with Elastomers 23 Mar
7 Sep
1 day (2022) £579
       
       
KEY APPLICATIONS AND REGULATIONS
       
       
Introduction to Food Contact Materials - Products, Regulations and Testing 9 - 10 Feb
9 - 10 Nov
2 days (2022) £765
       
Introduction to Plastics and Rubber Materials in Medical Devices 27 - 28 Apr
5 - 6 Oct
2 days (2022) £765
       
       
       
 




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