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Elements of Metallurgy, June 3-6, 2019

June 03, 2019 - June 06, 2019
Venue: ASM World Headquarters - Materials Park | Location: Novelty, OH, 44073-0002
Instructor: Mr. Thomas K. (Tom) Glasgow, FASM | Classroom | Product code: I-00017251

Price: $2800.00 Member Price: $2600.00
Please contact us for ongoing flexible dates available for scheduling.

Please contact or by calling 440.338.5151

This course provides a broad introduction to the fundamental principles of metallurgy. The student will gain an understanding of basic and practical applications in various fields of metals and alloy behavior and manufacturing processes. This course is a valuable prerequisite for taking more technically challenging courses that will be required for career development.

Practical knowledge of both chemistry and physics is beneficial for problem solving. Please bring a scientific calculator to this course.


  • Engineers and Materials Technologists
  • Mechanical, Industrial, Aerospace and Manufacturing Engineers
  • Forging, Casting, Rolling and Extrusion Process Engineers
  • Laboratory Managers


College level chemistry and physics.


Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the recovery of metals from their ores
  • Discuss the reasons for alloy behavior in tensile, hardness, and impact tests
  • Choose between means of strengthening metal alloys
  • Differentiate between hot and cold working
  • Interpret microstructures
  • Interpret a phase diagram
  • Describe heat treatment of steels and nonferrous alloys
  • Recognize potential failure modes in metal products

Continuing Education Units: 3.0

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