Polymers - Apprenticeship NI (Level 3)

This Level 3 Apprenticeship Programme will give you the training and skills to work in the polymer processing industry.



Academic Year: 2022/23

Course Code: 10657

Campus: Lisburn

Study Type: Full-Time

Education Level Further Education

Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Full-Time
Lisburn
05/09/2022

Course Overview

This course aims to develop the practical skills and knowledge which are essential for working in the polymer processing industry.  Successful completion will lead to the award of a Pearson BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering and a PAAVQ-SET Level 3 Certificate in Polymer Operations.

 

Course Modules

Course Modules

  • Health & Safety in the Engineering Workplace
  • Communications for Engineering Technicians
  • Mathematics for Engineering Technicians
  • Basic Polymer Technology
  • Plastics Materials
  • Plastics Processing
  • Polymer Process Engineering
  • Composite Materials & Processing

 As a student you will spend a minimum of one day/week in College and 4 days/week with your employer

Ideal If:
 You are employed and wish to pursue a career in the Polymer Processing industry

You'll Learn:
 About a range of polymer processes including injection moulding, blow moulding and extrusion

You'll Love:
 The visits to a range of polymer processing companies

You'll Progress:
Successful completion will enable you to apply for a suitable Higher Education course at Levels 4 - 6.

You'll Need:
  An employer and 5 GCSEs Grades A* - C to include English and Mathematics or equivalent Level 2 qualification
Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

Available Sessions Summary

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Full-Time
Lisburn
05/09/2022

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Further Education

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Available Sessions

The following sessions are available to apply for:

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Polymers - Apprenticeship NI (Level 3)
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Lisburn

05/09/2022

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