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Metals and Materials

An understanding of the origins, intrinsic materials characteristics and processing parameters of metals is essential when selecting and specifying an alloy for a given application. Marketing & sales executives also benefit from a deeper understanding of the technical characteristics of their products. This suite of AMRC technical courses provides a working knowledge of the properties and applications of a range of ferrous and non-ferrous alloys.

Intereseted in undertaking more than one metals and materials course? Then why not look at our Metals Technology Certificate programme to receive a reduced rate.

Carbon & Alloy Steel Metallurgy

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06 Nov 18 13 Nov 18 28 Nov 18 05 Mar 19 07 Mar 19 11 Apr 19 14 Nov 19

Carbon & Alloy Steel Metallurgy

This one day course has been developed for people with technical and engineering backgrounds working in or with the steel industry to help them gain an understanding of the metallurgy & processing of Carbon & Alloy Steels. The course focuses on basic metallurgical principles, primary & secondary steel making processes, how steels are specified & evaluated and matching grades to applications.

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Metallurgy for Non Metallurgists

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30 Oct 18 04 Dec 18 26 Feb 19 26 Mar 19 11 Jun 19

Metallurgy for Non Metallurgists

The course aims to provide a sound understanding of the scientific principles of metallurgy and how to apply them to specify & process metals in an industrial context. "The Training Centre ran the course for our sales and commercial teams. Every participant enjoyed the course and believed it to fulfil their own personal objectives. I believe it to have provided a good basic understanding of metallurgy,...

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Combating Corrosion

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10 Oct 18 24 Oct 18 14 Nov 18 12 Dec 18 14 Mar 19 02 Apr 19 04 Apr 19 10 Oct 19

Combating Corrosion

The course aims to provide delegates with a full understanding of the principles of metallic corrosion and prevention mechanisms appropriate to a variety of applications.

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Metallurgical Failure Analysis and Prevention

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28 Nov 18 05 Dec 18 12 Dec 18 13 Dec 18 19 Feb 19 21 Feb 19 23 May 19

Metallurgical Failure Analysis and Prevention

Due to increasing demands imposed on high-performance metals and the disastrous and costly results of component failures, the need for designers and engineers to gain an understanding of the fundamental principles of failure investigation and analysis is essential. This course will enable delegates to determine how and why a metal component has failed or fractured during service and identify means...

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Fundamentals of Metallurgy

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09 Oct 18 08 Jan 19 10 Jan 19 13 Mar 19 14 May 19 16 May 19 09 Oct 19

Fundamentals of Metallurgy

This course provides an introduction to the principle alloy categories and their applications.  It explains the properties of metals, how they are tested, how metal products are made and where they are used. Professionals from all parts of your business who have little experience of metals or materials science. Directors, financial & legal staff, HR, marketing & sales, technicians A...

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Principles of Heat Treatment

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07 Nov 18 27 Nov 18 22 Jan 19 24 Jan 19 10 Apr 19 04 Jun 19 06 Jun 19 13 Nov 19

Principles of Heat Treatment

This course outlines the basic metallurgical principles of heat treatment, the fundamentals of furnace design & operation and concludes with an explanation of testing & quality control procedures.

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Metals Processing & Manufacturing Technologies

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09 Oct 18 11 Dec 18

Metals Processing & Manufacturing Technologies

This course outlines the primary and secondary processing of the major industrial metals and the downstream processes used to engineer finished components.

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Stainless Steel Metallurgy

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12 Nov 18 29 Nov 18

Stainless Steel Metallurgy

A one day technical course covering all aspects of the production and use of a range of stainless steel alloys. Course aims To provide professionals a working knowledge of a number of stainless steels grades including processing, properties and use.

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Metals Technology Certificate

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Dates throughout 2018

Metals Technology Certificate

“METTECH” is a coordinated programme of training courses intended primarily for technical staff who are routinely involved in the processing or testing of metals-based products. It is also suitable as technical background for staff in engineering and commercial functions. Knowledge gained from each of the taught courses is assessed via multiple choice examinations. Results from these will be aggregated...

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Testing Techniques

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02 Oct 18 16 Oct 18 04 Dec 18 05 Feb 19 07 Feb 19 22 May 19 18 Jun 19 20 Jun 19 11 Dec 19

Testing Techniques

A technical course describing the techniques used to determine the mechanical properties of metals and for non-destructive testing (NDT) of structures and components.   The course explains the mechanical properties and testing procedures used for design, quality and the performance behaviour of metals.   It will provide an overview of the features and capabilities of nondestructive...

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Non-Ferrous Alloys

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23 Oct 18 13 Nov 18 09 Apr 19

Non-Ferrous Alloys

A technical course describing the production, features and applications of Aluminium, Copper, Nickel & Titanium alloys.   The course will provide a full understanding of the characteristics of a range of commonly-used non-ferrous alloys, how they are produced and the industrial applications to which they are suited.  

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Introduction to MIG Welding

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Dates throughout 2018

Introduction to MIG Welding

A five day introduction to the basic concepts of MIG welding, and typical applications in today’s modern engineering environment.   This programme enables the candidate to gain an understanding of the principles employed in MIG welding.   Course Framework Classroom and workshop based Practical based programme The programme is flexible enough to be adjusted to meet individuals...

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Introduction to TIG Welding

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Dates throughout 2018

Introduction to TIG Welding

A five day introduction to the basic concepts of TIG welding, and typical applications in today’s modern engineering environment.   Course Framework Classroom and workshop based Practical based programme The programme is flexible enough to be adjusted to meet individuals training needs  

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Metallography & Microscopy

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27 Nov 18 11 Dec 18 21 May 19

Metallography & Microscopy

A one day training course that provides a comprehensive overview of the equipment and techniques used for sample preparation, optical and SEM examination. There is a strong focus on structural materials from nuclear applications and on the Post-Irradiation Examination of fuel elements. The course aims to provide a comprehensive overview of the principles and practical applications of optical and scanning...

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Principles of Engineering Metrology

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14 Nov 18

Principles of Engineering Metrology

This one day awareness course delivers an understanding of the importance of a variety of measurement and inspection techniques as applied in general engineering. The fundamental principles of dimensional measurement are reviewed and explained in the context of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T). A full range of measurement techniques and associated equipment is described.

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Quality & Quality Control

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03 Oct 18 17 Oct 18 29 Jan 19

Quality & Quality Control

A one day training course addressing the key aspects of Quality from the perspective of engineering services and product manufacture.   The course aims to deliver a good understanding of the importance, culture and commercial relevance of quality management, quality assurance and quality control in an engineering environment. To provide delegates with a working knowledge of relevant tools and...

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Metallurgy - Science & Practice

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Dates throughout 2018

Metallurgy - Science & Practice

Lectures and practical workshops are delivered in the prestigious AMRC Training Centre and the University of Sheffield’s Diamond Materials Characterisation Laboratory with visits to the AMRC Castings & Nuclear AMRC research centres.

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An Introduction to Oilfield Metallurgy

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14 Nov 18

An Introduction to Oilfield Metallurgy

This course provides an improved understanding of material specification and selection for the oilfield environment. Knowledge gained from the course will enhance discussions between customers and suppliers and gives a better understanding of the properties of materials and their influence on oiltool component design.

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Material Selection

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25 Oct 18

Material Selection

Material Selection is an important part of the design and manufacture of components. Selection based on the property requirements is important but it should also take into account the fabrication and processing routes to be used. By doing this you may be able to select materials that will reduce costs and lead times.

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Alloying Elements in Steel

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06 Feb 19

Alloying Elements in Steel

To provide an in-depth understanding of the effects of the different alloying elements found in steels. This will cover the effects on processing, properties and heat treatment. The content can be tailored to concentrate on specific alloying additions, if required.

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Microalloyed Steels

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10 Apr 19

Microalloyed Steels

To provide a detailed understanding of the fundamental metallurgy, alloy design, processing, properties and applications of microalloyed steels.

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Steels for the Automotive Industry

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21 Nov 18 12 Jun 19

Steels for the Automotive Industry

The automotive sector has been a major driver in the development of new steel types over the past 40 years. The course aims to familiarise attendees with the types of steels used in modern automobiles covering both the body and the power train. The compositions, properties and processing of these steels will described.

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Practicalities of Heat Treatment

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30 Apr 19 02 May 19

Practicalities of Heat Treatment

This course reviews the equipment and processes used to heat treat ferrous and nonferrous alloys to achieve a range of metallurgical conditions. Different designs of furnace, fuel types, temperature and atmosphere control are considered. The course concludes with an overview of quality assurance, accreditation and product testing procedures.

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Metallurgy of Machining

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18 Dec 18 25 Jun 19

Metallurgy of Machining

Delegates will be provided with a working understanding of the material characteristics of carbide tools used in milling, turning and drilling and how they interact with ferrous and nonferrous alloys. Emphasis is placed on tool material selection and optimising machining parameters to minimise disruption to the workpiece by the machining process.   Learning Outcomes: • Appreciate how...

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Understanding and Reviewing Material Certificates

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15 Nov 18

Understanding and Reviewing Material Certificates

A one day course supporting businesses who buy, sell or use metals and alloys.   Course Aims: This course will help you to understand what to look for in material certificates and to evaluate deviations from specification. Real examples will be used and practical examples of certification review will be given.  

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A guide to writing material specifications

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Dates throughout 2018

A guide to writing material specifications

A one day course enabling you to specify engineering materials correctly and precisely.   Course Aims: Material specifications can be an important part of the manufacturing process. They ensure correct procurement and quality of materials. They may also have to meet client and code requirements.This course will provide you with the knowledge and procedures to ensure that materials are specified...

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