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Heat Treating Basics

$140.00

Heat Treating Basics introduces learners to the common concepts and terminology involved in modern heat treating operations.

Also available in Spanish.

Learning Hours: 1.5

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Course Description

Heat Treating Basics introduces learners to the common concepts and terminology involved in modern heat treating operations. In this course, learners engage with animations and interactives designed to provide a basic understanding of the equipment, furnaces, and processes performed at heat treating facilities around the world. In addition, animations are provided that deal specifically with safety tips and best practices for individuals who are new or unfamiliar with being around heat treating equipment. The material covered in this course is also contained in the THORS Heat Treating Processes and Equipment course. Heat Treating Basics is intended for learners who require only a basic understanding of the terminology and processes associated with modern heat treating.

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Who will benefit from this Heat Treating course?

Individuals or organizations that require an introduction to the basic terminology and processes associated with modern heat treating.

Course Classification

This manufacturing course by THORS eLearning Solutions covers identification of key terms and understanding of key concepts.

*THORS uses the Bloom’s Taxonomy Methodology for our course development.

Certificate Awarded for Heat Treating Basics

Example of certificate awarded upon successful completion of the course.

*upon successful completion

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Learning Objectives

  1. Recall the basic purposes of heat treating.
  2. Recognize the difference between the broad processes of conditioning and hardening.
  3. Be able to differentiate between common furnaces and heat treating equipment.
  4. Identify the common processes applied in modern heat treating facilities.
  5. Demonstrate an understanding of the basic practices and safety tips for heat treating.
A recently cut gear undergoing a surface hardening process then rapidly cooled.
Heat Treating Basics

Table of Contents

  1. Methods and Equipment
    1. Heat Transfer Methods
    2. Heat Treating Equipment
  2. Heat Treating Processes
    1. Conditioning Processes
      1. Types of Conditioning Processes
    2. Hardening Processes
      1. Through Hardening
        1. Quench Hardening
        2. Precipitation Hardening
      2. Surface Hardening
        1. Thermal Hardening
        2. Thermo-Chemical Hardening
    3. Quenching and Tempering
  3. Best Practices and Safety Tips
    1. Best Practices
    2. Safety Tips

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