Introduction to Manual Prepreg Techniques

Course Overview
This 2 day interactive course takes a practical view of the tools and techniques used in prepreg manufacture. It will include learning the theory of using prepreg materials and delegates will experience making parts in line with the principle of ‘learning by doing’ in a simulated industrial environment.

Delivery Style
Classroom and workshop

Who should attend?
This course is aimed at technical staff new to composites manufacture, with an introductory knowledge of composite materials and processes.  We recommend attending our Introduction to Composites, Materials, Properties and Processes as a prerequisite to attending this course.

Objectives & Aims
Delegates will gain an understanding of theory and techniques in manual prepreg lay-up. At the end of day 2 each delegate will have completed an individual, oven cured hand lay-up using a basic mould, in our purpose built training clean room. 

Course Duration
2 Days

Course Content:

  • Why use prepreg material?
  • The benefits and limitations of prepreg
  • How prepreg materials are made
  • Cost comparisons versus other materials
  • Handling and storage
  • H & S issues
  • Tooling preparation
  • Manufacturing processes
  • Oven curing
  • Work instructions

Further Learning
Advanced Manual Prepreg Techniques

Upcoming dates:

8th & 9th March 2017 - Bookings closed

3rd & 4th May 2017 - Register your interest here 

If you have a minimum of 6 delegates and the current planned schedule does not meet your business needs we may be able to set up another course date for you.

For further information please complete a training enquiry form or contact training@nccuk.com

 

 

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