Training Courses



The Workshop

# A non-academic approach to learning about Additive Manufacturing

# 4 Hours studying the AM process from concept through to competition

# Taught by industry users

# Applied to real markets

# Hands on activities throughout the day

# Lunch provided alongside a one to one questions opportunity with the staff at Croft

# Arriving with little or no knowledge of AM and leaving with a good insight into applied AM and its benefits


Course Objectives

# To get a broad insight into the 7 different types of AM

 # To gain a detailed understanding of Selective Laser Melting (SLM)

 # To outline the different software packages available for AM

 # To understand the principles of Design for Additive Manufacturing (DfAM) and how it differs from the conventional design process.

 # To see and understand the different methods of post processing AM parts To become familiar the challenges of AM and how to overcome them

 # To experience the AM building process from design through to completion


Course Details

The workshop will take place at Croft Additive Manufacturing’s premises in Risley, Warrington.

 The course will take place on selective days however arrangements can be made for larger parties or organisations.

 The course will be run by the company’s directors Neil Burns MBA and Louise Geekie PhD Course price per person: £249.00

This is a special offer until 29th September 2017 Lunch and coffee breaks will be provided.


Who should attend?

The course is aimed at anyone who wishes to gain a detailed insight into the basic fundamentals

 of metal additive manufacturing within the filtration industry.

 Distinct from the available academic courses currently being offered, the course is designed to be accessible for potential users of the AM, product designers, and anyone else who has an interest in in learning more about the technology.

 The aim is to provide real knowledge backed with real experience