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Packaging Engineering Technician (Optional Co-op)

Conestoga College

24 months
Duration
13350 CAD/year
2696 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Packaging Engineering Technician (Optional Co-op) from Conestoga College provides training in the structural design of packaging materials. 

Overview

At Packaging Engineering Technician (Optional Co-op) from Conestoga College students will learn to design and evaluate packaging utilizing different materials: metal, glass, plastic, paper, and corrugated. Critical in the design of any packaging are product protection (safety and security), durability, the ability to recycle materials, and sustainability opportunities and issues. 

Careers

Graduates may find jobs such as packaging technician, packaging coordinator, package development specialist or packaging designer, with companies that supply packaging materials to any sector of the manufacturing industry. Larger manufacturers (e.g., food processors, pharmaceutical) are also potential employers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Packaging Software Applications
  • Principles of Packaging
  • Corrugated Packaging
  • Physics - Mechanics
  • Chemistry for Packaging
  • Artios CAD Concepts
  • Packaging Testing Lab 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • You can still apply after fall deadline.
  • The optional co-op stream, only offered with the September intake, includes one co-op work term.

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), or equivalent, OR 19 years of age or older with mature student status
  • Grade 12 compulsory English, C or U, or equivalent, OR Conestoga College Preparatory Communications (COMM1250)
  • Grade 12 Mathematics, C or U (MCT4C or MHF4U or MCV4U or MDM4U), or equivalent, OR Conestoga College Preparatory Mathematics for Technology & Apprenticeship (MATH1385)
  • The minimum acceptable grade for MDM4U is 70%.
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    13350 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13350 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    2696 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2696 CAD per year during 24 months.

CO-OP option:

  • National - $1348.00
  • International - $6675.00

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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