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.
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.
- Packaging Software Applications
- Principles of Packaging
- Corrugated Packaging
- Physics - Mechanics
- Chemistry for Packaging
- Artios CAD Concepts
- Packaging Testing Lab
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
- Apply before
- You can still apply after fall deadline.
- The optional co-op stream, only offered with the September intake, includes one co-op work term.
DisciplinesIndustrial & Systems Engineering Materials Science & Engineering General Engineering & Technology View 363 other Bachelors in General Engineering & Technology in Canada
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- 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
International13350 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13350 CAD per year during 24 months.
National2696 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2696 CAD per year during 24 months.
- National - $1348.00
- International - $6675.00
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