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Forging Basics

$100.00

Forging Basics is designed to provide learners with an introduction to the basic equipment and terminology associated with modern forge shops and forging operations.

Learning Hours: 1

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Course Description

Forging Basics is designed to provide learners with an introduction to the basic equipment and terminology associated with modern forge shops and forging operations. When designing a forging, a number of considerations should be understood to maximize the process. The basis for the considerations is important even for beginners to understand. Presented in THORS’ highly visual and interactive learning format, this course will help to educate and enhance the occupational awareness of individuals working in forging-related industries.

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Who will benefit from this Forging course?

Companies, individuals, or educational institutions that require an understanding of the basic equipment and terminology associated with modern forging operations.

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 Forging Basics

Example of certificate awarded upon successful completion of the course.

*upon successful completion

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Learning Objectives

  1. Recall some of the properties of forged material.
  2. Understand some common terms such as billet, press, and die.
  3. Recognize the basic equipment and tools used in forging processes.
  4. Identify the different types of forging processes utilized today.
  5. Recall some of the basic forging defects.
Examples of different types of metalworking including closed die forging, radial forging, and cold forging.
Forging Basics

Table of Contents

  1. Concepts and Equipment
    1. Forging Property Improvement
    2. Forging Considerations
    3. Forging Hammers and Presses
    4. Forging Impression Dies
  2. Processes and Defects
    1. Closed Die Forging
    2. Open Die Forging
    3. Ring Rolling
    4. Radial Forging
    5. Cold Forging
    6. Forging Defects

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