PTI Technical Academy

PTI Academy students

The PTI Technical Academy is closed until further notice due to COVID-19 restrictions

PTI Engineered Plastics is dedicated to educating the mind, shaping the character and developing the creativity of Macomb County’s youth. We developed the PTI Technical Academy to introduce the fundamentals of the manufacturing industry to high school students grades 10 through 12, and give a hands-on experience to students who may wish to pursue a technical career path after graduation.

Students will have the opportunity to learn from the ins and out of plastic injection moldingovermoldingcleanroom manufacturing, and more from PTI employees, who share their knowledge and expertise in their field, and give a first-hand account on the promising career opportunities within the manufacturing industry.

Skills taught:
  • Part Design & Mold Design
  • Cimatron Training (CAD software)
  • Mold Making
  • CNC Programming (2D & 3D in Cimatron)
  • Mold Maintenance
  • Shop Safety
  • Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM)
  • Process Engineering