The Training Center for Adhesive Bonding Technology of the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Advanced Materials IFAM in Bremen offers an Adhesive Specialist training program to employees of companies that use adhesives in industry and the skilled trades sector, as well as companies involved in adhesive manufacturing and distribution.
Successful completion of this training program qualifies participants to guide and instruct trainees and Adhesive Bonders in the theory and practice of adhesive bonding technology. Successful participants also learn how to plan, organize and monitor adhesion processes.
The Adhesive Specialist training program takes a total of 120 hours. It is divided into three one-week face-to-face modules. The final exam takes place at the end of the third and final module.
Participants are given the opportunity to complete a computer-based preparatory module before embarking on the course itself.