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Extrusion Molding Processes IThis course is designed to introduce the student to extruder operation and control - Single Screw, this course teaches the fundamentals of single screw technology, including the knowledge needed to make informed decisions on the production floor. This course includes sheet extrusion technology used in conjunction with the nine lesson single screw extrusion program. Personnel in many functions from machine operators to process engineers will find the information in this course valuable to help make their work with the sheet extrusion process more efficient. This course utilizes an interactive training program using CD-ROM based (software). Set-up, operation and troubleshooting of several extrusion dies and down stream equipment will be emphasized. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.3NonePLST2011View
Properties and Tests of Selected PlasticsThis course is designed to introduce the student to the fundamental methods of identifying plastics, laboratory testing of plastic materials, testing specifications and measurement systems used in the plastics industry. Hands on training in setup and operation of many types of destructive and non-destructive instruments will be emphasized.4PLST1008PLST2007View
Specialized LabThis course is designed for students who want to enhance their skills and knowledge in order to become more proficient in specialized areas of the curriculum. Specialized lab content must be different from or beyond the expected skill level available in current course offerings. Students will have the ability to direct their efforts, with instructor approval, in curriculum activities that meet their needs. A `Specialized Lab Training Agreement` must be signed by the student and the instructor and submitted to the registrar at the time of registration.1_to_4Instructor approvalPLST1900View
Plastics Processes LabThis course is designed for students who want to enhance their skills and knowledge in order to become more proficient in specialized areas of the curriculum. Students will have the ability to direct their efforts, with instructor approval, in curriculum activities that are beyond the current scope of existing courses. This course will cover the basics of Plastics Processes safety as well as the safe use of Injection or Extrusion molding equipment and its startup, operation and shutdown procedures. Dependent on the needs of each individual class, the specific areas of focus will change to meet the needs of the class.1_to_3Instructors approvalPLST1500View
Careers in ManufacturingThis course introduces students to the skills, technology, work environment, potential salary, and job placement for occupations in the fields of Machine Tool Technology, Mechatronics (Automation Robotics, Electronics, Fluid Power), Welding and Metal Fabrication, Plastics Engineering Technology, and Engineering CAD (Computer-Aided Design) Technology. This dynamic course includes industry-specific tours, as well as hands-on projects that familiarize students with field practices and shop safety. A technical aptitude assessment will be administered to assist students in determining if a career in manufacturing fits with their interests and abilities. The steps for enrolling in a program at HTC will be reviewed.2NonePLST1075View
Introduction to Plastics Molding ProcessesThis course introduces students to the major molding processes used in converting plastics (polymers) into products. Startup, operation, and shutdown of the compression, injection, extrusion, extrusion blow, rotational and thermoforming molding processes will be covered. 3NonePLST1041View
Fundamentals of Plastics/Chemistry/IngredientsThis course introduces the student to the history of plastics, current status, and significant organizations within the industry. This course includes health and safety, reading and understanding Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS). This course includes polymer chemistry, molecules and the special ingredients used to alter and enhance plastics.4NonePLST1008View
InternshipStudents will work in a sponsoring plumbing-related business applying knowledge, and concepts and skills learned in the classroom.2PLBG1035PLBG1055View
Plumbing Fixture InstallationStudents will study the assembly, installation and repair of various types and styles of plumbing fixtures for residential and commercial buildings. Safe methods of handling, installing and repairing fixtures in accordance with Minnesota State Plumbing Code and general industry accepted standards will be emphasized.3PLBG1035PLBG1050View
Minnesota State Plumbing Code IIStudents will study the Minnesota Plumbing Code which covers the laws, rules and regulations of plumbing installed in Minnesota including plumbing principles, design, materials, traps and fixtures, water supply and drainage, waste and vent systems used in construction, repair and remodeling of buildings.3PLBG1035PLBG1045View