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Call For Courses

Posted by Gretchen Cermak Wednesday, April 15, 2020 9:47:00 AM

Expanding Our Training Opportunities

In an effort to bring new education and training opportunities to our industry, we are seeking new courses to offer at our Elastomer Training Center and online. 
Do you have a course developed or are interested in developing one?
half day courses
full day courses
multiple day courses 
two-hour webinars
(courses can be combined with company tours)
Possible course/webinar topics:
Regulatory/Compliance Issues
Chemical/Laboratory Safety
Standards and Quality Control
Sustainability in Rubber Industry (Circular Economy)
Business of Rubber: Sales & Marketing, Industry Trends, Product Development, Supply Chain, etc.)
Innovation in Design and Product Development
Elastomers in Applications: Medical, Electronic, Additive Manufacturing (3D printing), Wire & Cable, Belt & Hose, etc.
Compound Design
Testing and Analysis: Tools for Rubber Analysis, Failure Analysis, Testing and Standards, etc.
Durability, Aging and Degradation
Elastomers for Extreme Environments: Heat, Flame and Fluid Resistance 
Interfaces and Adhesion
Mixing & Testing for Industry Standards
Processing Compounds into Products
Rubber Reinforcement/Reinforcing Systems
Thermoplastic and Specialty Elastomers
Silicone Rubber Technology
Mold Design and Technology
Rubber Extrusion Technology
Our instructors are paid for their time and are reimbursed if travel is required. 
Contact Heather Maimone at or 330-595-5546 with any questions regarding becoming an instructor and offering your course to our industry.