Loader
Course Image

Extrusion Technology Part 2 (BTEC)

PTL

Send an Enquiry

Course Description

Course Content The course is a blend of theory and practical application sessions to provide a basic understanding of the extrusion process and associated working practices. Objectives of the course On completion of the course the delegates will be able to: Identify process hazards, state safety requirements and apply safe working practices Start-up and shut-down an extrusion machine safely and efficiently Detail the basic construction, control and operation of an extrusion machine Identify relevant ancillary equipment and describe its usage Describe common die construction principles and simple maintenance procedures Describe the nature of plastic materials and list common types and grades List common extrusion problems and suggest remedial actions State common quality systems, techniques and quality requirements associated with the extrusion process Individual candidate knowledge levels are assessed both pre and post course attendance, after which a management report is provided to help identify any further training requirements or career progression possibilities. Qualification Polymer Processing Certificate Part 2. Material covered has been aligned to the content of an NVQ at Level 2 and can be used as underpinning knowledge towards achieving the award, if so desired. For Telford course delivery, an additional BTEC award is issued for successful completion at the end of course assessment.

Course Content The course is a blend of theory and practical application sessions to provide a basic understanding of the extrusion process and associated working practices. Objectives of the course On completion of the course the delegates will be able to: Identify process hazards, state safety requirements and apply safe working practices Start-up and shut-down an extrusion machine safely and...

Read More

Related Courses