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Practical Heat Treating, September 25-28, 2017

September 25, 2017 - September 28, 2017
Venue: ASM World Headquarters - Materials Park | Location: Novelty, OH, 44073-0002
Instructor: Mr. William L. Mankins, FASM | Classroom | Product code: 273642917

Price: $2600.00 Member Price: $2400.00
Please contact us for ongoing flexible dates available for scheduling.

Please contact professionaldevelopment@asminternational.org or by calling 440.338.5151 ext. 5707.

Practical Heat Treating Teaches the "how" of Heat Treating. You will learn the heat treatment process of steel as well as what type of atmosphere is best for furnace operations for the safety of personal and equipment. In addition you will be able to recognize heat treating problems and establish quality control procedures. Plant Managers, Quality Control specialists and Engineers alike will be able to benefit from attending this 4 day event.

Practical Heat Treating Second Edition text is included when taking this course.









The entire spectrum of personnel either directly or indirectly associated with heat treatment

  • Design and manufacturing engineers
  • Plants managers
  • Supervisors
  • Metallurgists and technicians
  • Quality control inspectors
  • Sales and marketing personnel


None required, but high school chemistry and physics would be helpful.


  • Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:
  • Define and discuss the heat treatment process of steel and other materials
  • Describe heat treat furnace operations and atmospheres for the safety of personnel and equipment as well as maintenance and control.
  • Recognize heat treating problems and establish quality control procedures to produce satisfactory products


  • Heat Treatment of Carbon Steels
  • Heat Treatment of Alloy Steels
  • Heat Treatment of Tool Steels
  • Heat Treatment of Cast Irons
  • Heat Treatment of Stainless Steels
  • Heat Treatment of Aluminum
  • Heat Treatment of Other Nonferrous Alloys
  • Types of Furnaces and Associated Equipment
  • Furnace Atmospheres
    • Instrumentation and Controls
    • Equipment Operation and Maintenance
    • Surface Treatments
    • Testing and Quality Control of Metals and Alloys
    • Problems Associated with Heat Treated Parts
    • Vacuum Heat Treating Processes


Continuing Education Units: 3.0