Measuring Mechanical Properties of Plastics

    Price: $79.00

    About the Course

    The global plastics industry continues to be a dynamic, rapidly growing, and extensivelydiversified business. The domestic US production capacity of all plastics in 2017 was over 110billion pounds. Plastics are found in a myriad of applications including packaging, building andconstruction products, automotive and other types of transportation components, medical anddental devices, and aerospace composites. Each material and fabricated product demands aseries of quality control / quality assurance procedures at every stage of the manufacturingprocess.


    Who Should Attend

    The intent of this course is to provide basic information on the testing of plastics. The program is comprised of four courses and geared toward the following audience:

    • Chemist
    • Materials Engineers
    • Technicians
    • Salesmen
    • Purchasing Agents
    • Newly- Appointment Laboratory Supervisors
    • Quality Control Analyst
    • Shop Foremen
    • Any others who may work with test data


    Course Outline

    This course is comprised of three modules (Duration: 1 hr 10 min)

    Module One (Duration: 45 min)

      By the end of this module, you will be able to measure the mechanical properties of plastics by:

      • Tensile Testing
      • Compressive Testing
      • Flexural Testing
      • Shear Testing

    Module Two (Duration: 45 min)

      By the end of this module, you will be able to measure the mechanical properties of plastics by:

      • Viscoelasticity
      • Impact Testing

    Module Three (Duration: 40 min)

      By the end of this module, you will be able to measure the mechanical properties of plastics by:

      • Surface Testing
      • Creep Testing
      • Fatigue Testing


    Certificate and CEUs

    CEUs: 0.1 or 1 PDH

    Certificate: A certificate is available upon successful completion of the course and an 80% or higher score on the quiz.


    Access

    1 year online subscription for a Single-User Only via username/password. Requires internet access.

    For pricing for Multi-User access or for more information, please contact sales here or call 1-877-909-ASTM.


    Technology Requirements

    For a list of technology requirements for accessing ASTM Training please click here.


    Stock Code TRAIN-MEASPLAS-PASS


    Price: $79

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