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Composites - Module 1 (Foundation)

This course provides an exceptional and broad overview of the essential knowledge of composite materials and the processes involved in manufacture and repair of structures. Hands-on projects involve the use of glass, aramid ( Kevlar™ ), and carbon fibers combined with high strength epoxy resin systems.

Description

This course provides an exceptional and broad overview of the essential knowledge of composite materials and the processes involved in manufacture and repair of structures. Hands-on projects involve the use of glass, aramid ( Kevlar™ ), and carbon fibers combined with high strength epoxy resin systems.

Topics Covered

  • History, trends, and recent developments in composite materials for Aero/ Auto/ Marine/ etc.
  • The science behind composite materials; resin ( matrix ) systems, single & hybrid fiber reinforcements and core materials
  • Composites design, the basic ( essential ) theory of composites structures design
  • Health and Safety; handling and disposing of substances, composite shop requirements
  • Structural repair techniques / procedures and quality assurance on structural repairs
  • Material handling – required shop practices – environment, cutting, grinding, sanding etc.
  • Vacuum bagging and curing processes for wet-layup localized repairs

Prerequisites

Prior composites experience or training is not required.

 

 

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Additional Information

Delivery

Training is delivered in the English language in a classroom environment.

Course Length

5 Days

Frequency

As required.

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