ACM109 - Essentials of Composites Manufacturing
This course focuses on identifying career opportunities in advanced composites manufacturing today and examines critical skills required. Topics include materials, processes, equipment, and technical terms. A unit on composites for the aerospace industry will include topics in regulatory compliance and terminology. Technical documentation will be introduced and workplace safety will be stressed. Instruction will incorporate hands-on lab work, discussion, demonstration, lecture, and assigned readings. Math is not a critical component. This course is appropriate for anyone looking for general knowledge of composites manufacturing as part of a career exploration. It will also provide general technical understanding for those planning to work in an administrative position in composites manufacturing.