September 18, 2019

Free Accredited Extrusion Training Programme

Would you like an exciting career in the thriving medtechsector? Do you want to carve your career path by developing technical knowledge and gaining experience in a hands-on approach? If so, we have an exciting and unique opportunity which will significantly increase your chance of achieving this goal.

  • 4 week programme to develop your technical capability
  • 2 week work placement to gain practical experience

This programme gives you the practical skills to grow your career within one of Ireland’s leading industries, with an opportunity to demonstrate these skills in a working environment. Nordson Medical currently have a number of open technician vacancies and thus, after the work placement there are great potential employment opportunities in Nordson for those wishing to pursue a career in the Medtechsector.

Training is free and the two-week work placement is paid. There are potential employment opportunities in Nordson Medical after the work placement*

Extrusion Machine Setting (QQI Accredited)

Start Date: 4th November 2019

Location: Nordson Medical, Abbeytown, Boyle, Co. Roscommon

To be considered please send your CV to

There will be  a briefing in Carrick on Shannon on the 10th October.

See here for the programme flyer- Extrusion flyer

There are no specific entry requirements but prior technical or manufacturing experience is an advantage. All applicants should have a keen interest in working in this area. Social welfare benefits are not affected by participating in this programme.  Extrusion Training with First Polymer Training Skillnet

*Whilst there are great career opportunities within Nordson Medical and completing this course may increase your potential to achieve a position within the company, employment following the training programme is not guaranteed.

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