Polymer Processing Technology - Apprenticeship

Institute of Technology Sligo


Course Name Polymer Processing Technology - Apprenticeship
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code 102061 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Apprenticeship
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Ordinary Bachelor (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Online
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Application Closing Date : 30th August 2019
Duration 2 years online.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Higher Certificate NFQ Level 6 (Previously called National Cert) in a relevant discipline or Advanced Craft Certificate or equivalent. Candidates holding other qualifications and/or with relevant experience will also be considered through the Recogni...

Course Fee Total Fees €6,800

Per year €3,400
Per 10 credit module €1,200
Per 5 credit module €600

Avail of 20% reduction of fees from your employer

If you are interested in availing of funding on the Level 6 Certificate in Polymer Technology or the Level 7 B. Engineering in Polymer Processing, please contact Catherine Collins at First Polymer Training Skillnet (c.collins@firstpolymer.com Tel: 090 6471223) to see how you can avail of a 20% reduction on fees via your employer
Course Content

Expand+About Polymer Processing
Use of polymers for a variety of engineering, medical-device, pharmaceutical, and general consumer applications continues to grow. The Polymer Processing Degree programme focuses on the materials, processes, and tooling use...

Subjects Taught Materials for the Polymer Industry 05
Six Sigma 1 - Quality Tools 05
Computer Aided Design and Modelling 05
Polymer Tooling : Design and Manufacturing Techniques 05
CIM & Automation Technology 10
Mathematics 05
Project (Level 7) 05
Medical Device Manufacturing 05
Six Sigma 2 - Statistical Control 05
Polymer Processing 05
Energy and Utilities Management 05
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Typically, graduates will be employed in polymer processing in the engineering, medical device, or pharmaceutical sectors. Successful graduates from this programme may apply for the Honours Degree (Level 8) in Mechatronics or the BSc (Hons) in Quality Management and Technology, which are offered online by IT Sligo, or for related programmes from other providers.
Further Enquiries Admissions Office
T: 353 (0) 71 931 8510
E: admissions@itsligo.ie
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