Polymers (Advanced Level)

The aim of the Polymer Module is to give an overview of different Polymer Materials and their typical production technologies for the development of a light- and cost effective product. You will get a detailed overview of the basic Polymer properties and how to transfer theses, into industrial applications.


After successful completing of the »POLYMER« advance level of the lightweight professional training course, the participants will be able to:

  • Differentiate various Polymer types according their properties
  • Evaluate the best Polymer material for right application
  • Distinguish between different manufacturing processes concerning the Material and functionality of the Lightweight part
  • Planning and transfer of laboratorial knowledge to industrial scale

Dates and registration

  • Polymers

    Course in 2021:
    First Online meeting: June 07, 2021
    Synchrone phase: July 13 - July 15, 2021
    Register here: Beate Brede / +49 421 2246-685 / Send email

Recommended knowledge for participation

No prior knowledge is required to take this module.

Important information

Each module of the Lightweight Professional course can be taken individually, regardless of whether or not you intend to take sufficient modules to be awarded one of the Lightweight Professional certificates. It is recommended to have attended the introductory module previously.