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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.

Metals for Aerospace Applications

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20 Nov 19

Metals for Aerospace Applications

This course provides an introduction to the principal aerospace metals and their applications.  It describes their properties, how they are tested, processed and deployed in aircraft structures.

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Carbon & Alloy Steel Metallurgy

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14 Nov 19 17 Mar 20 26 Mar 20 02 Jun 20 03 Jun 20 03 Nov 20

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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02 Dec 19 21 Jan 20 11 Feb 20 25 Feb 20 24 Mar 20 28 Apr 20

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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26 Nov 19 27 Nov 19 03 Dec 19 04 Feb 20 12 Feb 20 14 Jul 20 15 Jul 20 06 Oct 20

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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07 Apr 20 23 Apr 20 12 May 20 13 May 20 15 Oct 20

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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07 Jan 20 08 Jan 20 10 Feb 20 19 May 20 27 May 20 07 Oct 20

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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13 Nov 19 28 Jan 20 29 Jan 20 21 Jul 20 30 Jul 20 04 Nov 20

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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31 Mar 20 01 Apr 20

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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05 Nov 19 06 Nov 19 25 Feb 20 05 Mar 20 23 Jun 20 24 Jun 20

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 2019

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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11 Dec 19 18 Feb 20 19 Feb 20 30 Jun 20 09 Jul 20 05 Nov 20

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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19 Nov 19 21 Apr 20 22 Apr 20 28 Apr 20 06 May 20

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 2019

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 2019

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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04 Dec 19 17 Dec 19 18 Dec 19 14 Jan 20 23 Jan 20 04 Aug 20 05 Aug 20

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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Dates throughout 2019

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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10 Mar 20 11 Mar 20 09 Jun 20 18 Jun 20

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 2019

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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13 Nov 19

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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Dates throughout 2019

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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Manufacturing Processes for Aerospace

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21 Nov 19

Manufacturing Processes for Aerospace

Delegates will be provided with a working understanding of the range of manufacturing processes used in aircraft production (concentrating on metals). The objective of the course is to facilitate and enhance communications between departments within aerospace supplier organisations and up and down supply chains.

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Alloying Elements in Steel

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Dates throughout 2019

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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Dates throughout 2019

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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Dates throughout 2019

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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Dates throughout 2019

Practicalities of Heat Treatment

This course reviews the equipment and processes used to heat treat ferrous and non-ferrous 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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Dates throughout 2019

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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Dates throughout 2019

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 2019

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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Metallurgy of Valves

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Dates throughout 2019

Metallurgy of Valves

This one day training course gives a technical insight into the materials and processes used to manufacture valves. It reviews metal and alloy options for all valve components and explains the manufacturing processes; including casting, forging, heat treatment and surface coatings. Industry standards and specifications are explained, with a strong emphasis on the requirements of the oil and gas sector.   This...

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Metallurgy of Additive Manufacturing

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04 Dec 19 13 Feb 20 08 Oct 20

Metallurgy of Additive Manufacturing

This course provides an improved understanding of the specialised requirements of metals for additive manufacturing (AM) and the challenges of meeting them. Knowledge gained from the course will aid understanding of which components might be suitable for AM (and which are not) and will enhance discussions between customers and suppliers of AM products.

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