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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. Nov. 2-3

Mon. & Tue. May 16-17, 2016

Plastic Injection Mold Design Advanced

Thu. & Fri. Oct. 22-23

Thu. & Fri. Apr. 28-29, 2016

Plastic Injection Mold Design Basics

Mon.-Wed. Oct. 19-21

Mon.-Wed. Apr. 25-27, 2016

Plastic Part Failure: Analysis, Design & Prevention

Mon.-Wed., Oct. 12-14

Silicone Elastomers Technology and Fabrication

Tue.-Fri. Feb. 2-5, 2016

Simply Snap-Fits: Developing World-Class Snap-Fit Attachments

Mon. & Tue. Sept. 21-22

You Can Learn to be Creative (formerly Innovation: Leadership and Tools)

Fri., Oct. 23

  Dates To Be Announced  
Rubber Extrusion Technology
  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

Project Management & Business Analysis Catalog

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.