CEPD Plastic Technology

Career Training

Plastic Technology

In response to industry demand, Schoolcraft College Occupational Program leaders, Manufacturing/Metallurgy faculty, and Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) members have met on several occasions to investigate the development of a Plastic Technology program at Schoolcraft College. As a result, the following two programs have been developed and launched.

Introduction to Plastic Materials & Processing 

This 12-week non-credit course is designed for those working in the industry who want to increase their understanding of plastic materials and applications.

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Register beginning ​July 20, 2016

  1. Visit WebAdvisor
  2. Click “Continuing Education (Non-Credit)”
  3. Click “Register and Pay for Continuing Education Classes”
  4. Type 6257 in the “4-digit CES Number” field
  5. Click “Submit”
  6. Follow the instructions to register and pay for the course

Plastic Technology Skills Certificate

Earn 16 college credits and be on your way to an associate degree and a promising career in the plastics industry.

Program Overview

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Meet Our Faculty



  • Dr. Sassan Tarahomi

  • Peter F. Grelle

  • Armando Sardanopoli

Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE)