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.

Plastic Materials & Processing Industry Workshop

This 12-week industry workshop is designed for those working in the plastics industry who want to enhance their plastic materials and processing skills and apply the knowledge on the job.

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  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

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Plastic Technology Credit Program

The Plastic Technology program offers three options for credit students. The curriculum is designed to help students acquire knowledge, skills and behaviors necessary to become a competent molding machine operator or technician.

Credential Options:


Program Overview

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To enroll in this course:

Meet Our Faculty

  • Dr. Sassan Tarahomi

  • Peter F. Grelle

  • Armando Sardanopoli

Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE)