AM Training

AMEXCI offers comprehensive and customized trainings in Additive Manufacturing towards designers, engineers, developers and management levels. These educational sessions are great opportunities to meet like-minded people and be approached into new perspectives. It is a question of sharing challenges with colleagues from different backgrounds to achieve true impact and a common success.

Understanding Additive Manufacturing – for designers

Description

The course is an introduction to Additive Manufacturing processes and capabilities. It is mainly targeted to designers and developers and it aims to teaching them the necessary theory to understand and apply the Additive Manufacturing potential to their products. The course is based on lectures and workshop—like interactive exercises and open discussions.

Objectives

  • Learn the fundamentals of AM processes and materials
  • Learn the potential of Additive Manufacturing processes through relevant case studies and applications
  • Learn the basics of part screening to discover suitable parts for AM
  • Get comfortable with the whole AM workflow from idea to production and how to get started
  • Obtain the necessary tools to start shifting to an AM mindset and apply the new knowledge to AM products

Practical information

  • Location: AMEXCI or customer site
  • Duration: 1-2 days
  • Capacity: Max 20 people

Understanding Additive Manufacturing – for managers

Description

The course is an introduction to Additive Manufacturing processes and capabilities. It is mainly targeted to managers and business developers and it aims to introduce them to the new market of AM, understand the business potential for products and services, understand the impact on the supply chains. The course is based on lectures and workshop—like interactive exercises and open discussions.

Objectives

  • Familiarise with the AM process and materials landscape and understand the key benefits of the technology 
  • Evaluate your value chain and discover how to create a positive impact with AM on it
  • Understand the potential of AM in the different areas of your business by learning by relevant case studies and existing applications
  • Learn how to evaluate a business case for AM 
  • Develop a base for thorough strategic decision making

Practical information

  • Location: AMEXCI or customer site
  • Duration: 1-2 days
  • Capacity: Max 20 people

Hands on training

Description

This course is targeted to designers, engineers and developers that want to learn AM hands on. The course has a very practical approach, starting with an introduction and then working on real cases in order to become comfortable with the whole processes. There will be tours of the facilities, introductory lectures and workshop-like activities for part screening

Objectives

  • Experience the AM process chain with hands on approach 
  • Understanding the design and job preparation workflow 
  • Learn technical design guidelines 
  • Using AM design on practical exercises 
  • Assessing the suitability of a components for AM production
  • Learn the basics of part screening 
  • How to assess business cases

Practical information

  • Location: AMEXCI
  • Duration: 1-3 days
  • Capacity: 8-10 people

Expert seminar on Metal Additive Manufacturing

Description

This seminar is targeted to engineers and designers who wants to understand the in-depth working capabilities of metal processes (DLMS and DED). The course is thought by talented people from ACAM, who is a research facility and consortium in Germany and one of AMEXCI’s partners.

Objectives

  • Additive Manufacturing Overview: markets, Development trends, areas of application 
  • Additive Manufacturing for Metallic Components: introduction and design guidelines to SLM and LMD process
  • Additive Manufacturing as part of Industrial Process Chains: process chain and software integration of Metal Additive Manufacturing, overview of advantages and disadvantages of todays’ solutions.
  • Additive Manufacturing of Polymers and related applications

Practical information

  • Location: AMEXCI or customer site
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Capacity: 30 people