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Workforce Training & Continuing Education

Composites Technology

Utah, a leader in the growth of advanced manufacturing materials companies in the nation, employs more than 10,000 workers in the discipline. Major employers in Utah hiring technicians include aerospace, wind energy, outdoor products, medical prosthetics and automotive industries. SLCC has prepared composite technicians for this fast-growing field since 2010 and can give you the skills you need to join the industry.

 

INDUSTRY CAREER CHOICES:
  • Advanced composites parts and assembly
  • Assistant composite engineering technician
  • Automotive parts development
  • Bridge and building renovation projects
  • Composite sales and manufacturing
  • Quality control and inspection
  • Research and development assignments
  • Sporting goods, skiing and bicycle component fabrication
  • Medical equipment and prosthetics

Courses

Course
Title
Prerequisite
Course WTCO 0100
Title Introduction to Advanced Composites Technician Training
Prerequisite
Description

This foundational course provides you with basic skills, knowledge and abilities in advanced composites production, including an understanding of the materials, processes and terminology. The course teaches skills in processing and handling of the fabrics, resins, molds, vacuum-bagging, part repair and core materials.  Incorporated are the related topics of total quality, safety, workplace success and automated machinery.  

Registration Info

Contact Pete Reed at 801-957-5325