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Aluminum and Its Alloys Self-Study Course

Self-Study | Product code: 21411C

Price: $1400.00 Member Price: $1200.00

Aluminum occupies an important position in the family of metals with a very wide range of industrial and consumer applications. Second only to iron, aluminum is the worlds most widely used metal. Because of aluminum's many desirable properties, such as light weight, high strength, and corrosion resistance, modern designers utilize it extensively where energy conservation and product performance are paramount.

Target Audience

  • Personnel involved with any facet of aluminum and its alloys
  • Metallurgists
  • Technicians
  • QA/QC Managers
  • Engineering Managers
  • Purchasing Professionals

Learning Objectives

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

  • Identify aluminum alloys suited to specific applications
  • Describe key processing parameters that influence structure - property relationships
  • Identify composition and processing interactions that result in final material properties
  • Solve routine processing and heat -treating issues
  • Identify cost-reduction opportunities that do not negatively impact material and product performance

Continuing Education Units: 3.0