Is it for me?

Designers and manufacturing staff either currently using or planning to use adhesives. The course is particularly relevant to those wishing to understand a technology that is being used more frequently to create new products. The course can either be used as foundation upon which to base good practice or as a useful refresher for those already using the technology.

What will I learn?

  • Adhesive selection
  • Different adhesive systems
  • Introduction to designing with bonded joints
  • Dispensing adhesives
  • Surface treatments
  • Properties of cured adhesives
  • Mechanical testing of bonded joints
  • Durability and accelerated ageing
  • Quality control

What will I leave with?

  • Introduction to the basis of adhesive science and technology
  • Establishment of a sound technology base
  • Provision of hands-on experience
  • Provision of credentials of competence for attendees
  • Development of an appreciation of what influences long-term service performance

What else should I know?

Discounted fee for TWI Industrial members:  £1,200 (+VAT) per person.

Prices includes lunch, full set of course notes and bound Best Practice Guide.

This course will be limited to a maximum of ten persons per session, and a lower limit of six persons. Allocation will be on a first come first served basis.

Tailor-made courses:

Should a company require a specific training course or have sufficient numbers to warrant off-site training, the course can be tailored to meet such needs. Early booking is recommended.

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