Packaging Engineering Technician (Optional Co-op)Conestoga College

About this Program

Level: Diploma in Packaging Engineering Technician (Optional Co-op)

Discpline: Other Engineering

Length: 4 semesters

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Application Fee: $100.00
Tuition Fee: $12,500.00

Cambridge - Fountain Street Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Sep., 2021 May 1, 2021 closed
Jan., 2022 Jan. 1, 2022 closed

Program Description

The Packaging Engineering Technician program provides training in the structural design of packaging materials. 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. The delivery of the program includes approximately 10% online courses. The optional co-op stream includes one co-op work term.

Study and Work in Canada

Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.