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Advanced Composite Materials

This engineering composite training course is designed to provide an introduction into the manufacture and repair of advanced composite materials. The course has a practical element focusing on applications of composite manufacture and repair, to include initial layup manufacture and layup repair.

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£300 per person

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Technical

£300 per person

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Who should attend?

Anyone wishing to improve their fundamental knowledge of Engineering composite manufacture & repair techniques as applicable to both the Aerospace & Marine industries.

Course Benefits
  • Employees gain training in methods for composite manufacture & repair
  • Employers benefit as it keeps staff engineering skills current and competitive
  • Meet others with interests in Aerospace & Marine Composite Materials & Methods
  • Potential to improve efficient use of time and materials
  • Gain an ability to design, manufacture and repair composite parts and assemblies.
Course programme
  • Intro to Advanced Composites - Resins & Fibres – Multi-Ply Asymmetric Panels
  • H&S of Advanced Composite Materials & Safe Handling of Composites
  • Adhesive Bonding of Composites, Tooling and Mechanical Fasteners
  • NDT Methods for Inspection of Advanced Composites
  • Glass/Carbon/Kevlar Fabric with Foam/Nomex Core Panel Layup & Cure
  • Repair Design Considerations for Structural Composites
  • Core Panel – Damage & Scarf Removal – Fill Cavity & Repair Skin

comment If you would like to discuss specific content, then we can arrange an informal discussion with the course tutor.

Duration
Course duration is 21 hours – courses can be taught over three consecutive days, three days over a three week period, or as evening sessions.
Assessment
  • 2 hours exam - 50%
  • 2 In Class Assignments – Core Panel Layup - 25%, Core Panel Repair - 25%
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