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Steel Basics

$100.00

Steel Basics introduces learners to the basic equipment, terminology, and processing steps associated with modern steelmaking operations.

Learning Hours: 1

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Course Description

Steel Basics introduces learners to the basic equipment, terminology, and processing steps associated with modern steelmaking operations. As a combination of metallic and non-metallic elements, steel is considered versatile, adaptable, and available for manufacturing in large quantities. Understanding the basic principles of the steelmaking process is crucial for anyone involved in this diverse industry. This course will focus on the steel basics such as basic steelmaking processes, the mechanical properties of steel, and steel grades.

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Who will benefit from this Steelmaking course?

Companies, individuals, or educational institutions that require an understanding of the basic equipment, terminology, and processing steps associated with modern steelmaking 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 Steel Basics

Example of certificate awarded upon successful completion of the course.

*upon successful completion

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Learning Objectives

  1. Recall the primary types of steel.
  2. Recognize the basic forms in which steel is manufactured.
  3. Retain the processing steps required in the manufacturing of steel products.
  4. Differentiate between the important mechanical property tests applied to steel.
  5. Determine the difference in the primary methods used for assigning steel grades.
Diagram showing the secondary metallurgy process for iron ore performed to refine the steel.
Steel Basics

Table of Contents

  1. Steel Related Processes
    1. Chemical Composition
    2. Steel Production Processes
    3. Steel Metalworking Processes
    4. Post Processing Steps
    5. Types and Forms of Steel
  2. Steel Properties
    1. Tensile Testing
    2. Hardness, Impact, and Hardenability Testing
    3. Additional Mechanical Properties
    4. Grain Size and Microcleanliness
    5. Steel Grading Systems
  3. Steel Certificate Interpretation
    1. International Standards
      1. Customer Order
      2. Chemical Composition
      3. Mechanical Properties
      4. Additional Test Results
      5. Macro Etch Test
      6. Microcleanliness Rating
      7. Hardenability
    2. U.S. Standards
      1. Customer Order
      2. Chemical Composition
      3. Mechanical Properties
      4. Additional Test Results
      5. Macro Etch Test
      6. Microcleanliness Rating
      7. Hardenability

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