Practical Course Rubber Technology

1-Day Course offered by ERT B.V. in Deventer, NL

Course information

Acquire knowledge and insight into the processing and testing of rubber. This 1-day workshop provides a hands-on introduction into the world of rubber, including practical experience in rubber mixing, vulcanization, and testing of self-produced compounds in our state-of-the-art laboratory.



  • Introduction into rubber
  • Refresher of theory on rubber mixing and vulcanization
  • Mixing your own compounds
  • Vulcanizing your own test specimens
  • Refresher of theory on rubber types and testing
  • Testing the self-produced compounds


Target audience

This course is suitable for individuals working in the rubber processing industry, including users and purchasers of rubber products, sales representatives, technicians, technical salespeople, managers, etc. Basic knowledge of rubber processing, as covered in the ERT Introduction to Rubber Technology course, is recommended.

Practical information

Teacher:          Dr. Ir. Dirk Balkenende                     

Location:         ERT B.V., Teugseweg 27,  7418 AM Deventer

Duration:         1 day

Participants:   6-8 persons    

More info:

Costs p/p:       € 695,- (incl. certificate upon completion and lunch)

Course date 2023

  • August 31st, 2023
  • October 10th, 2023
  • November 2nd, 2023
  • December 13th, 2023

Practical Course Rubber Technology registration form

Participants can cancel free of charge up to two weeks before the start of the course. The course will go ahead if a minimum number of participants have registered. If this minimum number is not reached, ERT has the right to cancel the course.

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Elastomer Research Testing BV
Teugseweg 27
7418 AM Deventer                              the Netherlands


Postal address

Elastomer Research Testing BV
PO Box 2149
7420 AC Deventer                              the Netherlands


T +31 570 62 46 16
F +31 570 62 57 02