We are pleased to announce that for a limited time we are now able to offer our courses FREE of charge for Welsh businesses.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions we are unable to teach face-to-face at the moment, however, we do have our Corrosion and Coatings Technology course available on line with more courses in development. Please register your interest online or sign up to our mailing list to stay updated with which courses are available to study from home

Materials Resources

This course provides an introduction into the different the extraction and utilisation of many common materials as well as covering the environmental aspects of extracting these materials.

Technical

£300 per person

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Technical

£300 per person

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Who should attend?

Anyone involved in material extraction or utilisation of materials that wish to expand their understanding of where raw materials come from and the associated processes and environmental impacts.

Course Benefits
  • On completion of the course attendees will be able to describe the origins of materials resources and mechanisms of mineral formation
  • Gain an appreciation of the methodologies for resource, recovery, use and recycling at end of life
  • Gain an appreciation of the environmental impact of resource exploitation
Course programme
  • Resource geology
  • Cement and concrete
  • Ceramics and clays
  • Metals
  • Corrosion
  • Polymers
  • Environmental implications
  • Recycle, reuse, refuse

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

Duration
3
Assessment
2 hour written exam.