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Plastics Technology


Our instructors for plastics technology courses are "practitioners who use what they teach" and fully understand your learning needs.

You can earn a UWM Plastics Technology Certificate if you attend nine or more days of plastics-related courses within three-years.

Plastics Technology Certificate

Designing Plastic Parts for the Injection Molding Process

Mon.-Tue., May 11-12

Plastic Injection Mold Design Advanced

Thu.-Fri., Apr. 23-24

Plastic Injection Mold Design Basics

Mon.-Wed., Apr. 20-22

Plastic Part Failure: Analysis, Design & Prevention

Mon.-Wed., Oct. 12-14

Rubber Extrusion Technology

Wed.-Fri., Apr.22-24

Silicone Elastomers Technology and Fabrication

Mon.-Thu., Feb. 16-19

  Dates To Be Announced  
Simply Snap-Fits: Developing World-Class Snap-Fit Attachments
  Related Areas  
WiSE (Women in Science & Engineering)
For more information, contact:
Murali Vedula,, 414-227-3121
Marcia Gabriel,, 414-227-3378


Spring 2015 Plastics Engineering Brochure
Plastics Brochure
Or download the pdf

Plastics Technology Certificate
Fall 2014
Congratulations to

Shayna Begay
Bruce Comer
Tejas Dhyani
Brian Ecklund

for receiving UWM's Plastics Technology Certificate.

About our Instructors
Our instructors are "practitioners who use what they teach" and fully understand and relate to your learning needs.