Practical Information

The course mode is hybrid: The main part is self-paced but there weill be some live sessions. Everything will happen online.

  • 10-12 Hours

  • 44 Videos, 28 Tasks, 7 Quizzes, 2 Online Live Sessions

Course Syllabus

In this course you'll learn about...

    1. Introduction to Composite Materials

      FREE PREVIEW
    2. Task - Formula E Vehicle Components

    3. Solution - Formula E Vehicle Components

    4. Task - Main Requirements

    5. Solution - Main Requirements

    6. Task - PROs and CONs Composites

    7. Solution - PROs and CONs Composites

    8. F1 Car Cut in Half

    9. Material Properties

    10. Task - Composites Structure

    11. Composites Structure

    12. Carbon Fibers

    13. BMW's Carbon Fiber Manufacturing Process

    14. New 2013 Ferrari - F70 - F1 Carbon-Fibre Chassis

    15. Glass Fibers

    16. Aramid Fibers

    17. Other Fibers

    18. Task - Carbon Fibers: Features and Mechanical Properties

    19. Task - Glass Fibers: Features and Mechanical Properties

    20. Task - Aramid Fibers: Features and Mechanical Properties

    21. Task - Polymeric Fibers: Features and Mechanical Properties

    22. Task - Natural Fibers: Features and Mechanical Properties

    23. Task - Fibers Comparison: Stress/Strain Chart

    24. Solution - Fibers Comparison: Stress/Strain Chart

    25. Task - Fibers Comparison: Price Chart

    26. Solution - Fibers Comparison: Price Chart

    27. Choosing Composite Reinforcements for Impact Strength

    28. Matrices - Polyester & Vinyl Ester

    29. Matrices - Epoxy & Cyanate Ester

    30. Matrices - Other

    31. Matrices Comparison

    32. Fabric - Usage & Types

    33. Fabric - Drapability

    34. Fabric - Bonnet Task: Explanation

    35. Fabric - Bonnet Task

    36. Fabric - Bonnet Task: Solution

    37. Fabric - Layup

    38. Solution - Layup Designation

    39. Solution - Layup Designation: Battery Pack Floor

    40. Foam Cores & Balsa Wood

    41. Honeycomb Cores

    42. Cores Comparison

    43. Task - Foam Core Selection

    44. Task - Foam Core Selection

    45. Final Test - Materials

    1. Wet Layup

      FREE PREVIEW
    2. How to Laminate Large Composite (Fiberglass) Moulds

    3. Task - Wet Layup: Features, PROs and CONs

    4. Solution - Wet Layup: Features, PROs and CONs

    5. Prepreg

    6. Alfa Romeo 4C: Technology & Architecture - Carbon Chassis

    7. Cutting Prepreg

    8. Task - Prepreg: Features, PROs and CONs

    9. Solution - Prepreg: Features, PROs and CONs

    10. PCM

    11. PCM Process

    12. Task - PCM: Features, PROs and CONs

    13. Solution - PCM: Features, PROs and CONs

    14. SMC/BMC

    15. Sheet Moulding Compound Process

    16. Task - SMC/BMC: Features, PROs and CONs

    17. Solution - SMC/BMC: Features, PROs and CONs

    18. Resin Infusion

    19. Vacuum Resin Infusion Process

    20. Vacuum Resin Infusion of a Carbon Fibre Part

    21. Farr Yacht Design

    22. Task - Resin Infusion: Features, PROs and CONs

    23. Solution - Resin Infusion: Features, PROs and CONs

    24. RTM

    25. BMW i3 Composite Frame Manufacturing

    26. High Pressure Resin Transfer Molding

    27. Task - RTM: Features, PROs and CONs

    28. Solution - RTM: Features, PROs and CONs

    29. Filament Winding

    30. Filament Winding Process

    31. Filament Winding Process

    32. Task - Filament Winding: Features, PROs and CONs

    33. Solution - Filament Winding: Features, PROs and CONs

    34. Braiding

    35. Braiding Process

    36. Overbraided SLR Crashcone

    37. Task - Braiding: Features, PROs and CONs

    38. Solution - Braiding: Features, PROs and CONs

    39. Pultrusion

    40. Pultrusion Process

    41. Curved Carbon Fibre Rear Bumper Beam

    42. Task - Pultrusion: Features, PROs and CONs

    43. Solution - Pultrusion: Features, PROs and CONs

    44. Manufacturing Technologies - Conclusion

    45. Final Test - Manufacture

    1. Introduction & Definitions Design Process

      FREE PREVIEW
    2. Concept Design

    3. Manufacturing Process Selection & Part Design

    4. Joints & Other Elements

    5. Layup & FEA

    6. Task - Bonding Aluminum Head with Carbon Fiber

    7. Solution - Bonding Aluminum Head with Carbon Fiber

    8. Molds

    9. Master & Tooling

    10. Master Machining

    11. Curing & Post-Process

    12. Documentation

    13. Task - Tool Split & Part Lamination

    14. Solution - Tool Split & Part Lamination

    15. Design for Manufacturing

    16. Final Test - Design

    1. Live Session 01 - Applying Composites to different Scenarios

    2. Live Session 02 - Q&A

    1. Final Evaluation Survey

    2. Final Remarks

About this course

  • €269,00

Trainer

In this course you will learn with

Eneko Angulo

COO - Managing Composites

From 2014 in the Composite Materials environment. He started as a technical operator in Hypercars, and continued his career in the technical office, being responsible for quality of suppliers of advanced materials.

Once you have completed the course

  • Certificate

  • 1 Year Access

  • Join Alumni Network

What Students Say

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Pablo Hernandez

This course is a MUST DO to anyone wanting to establish an excellent foundation on composites.

This course is a MUST DO to anyone wanting to establish an excellent foundation on composites.

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Great information and very well explained with a lot of media that helps understanding

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Exceeded my expectations, its a must!

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Really good to begin

Jorge Valcárcel Bizarro

It's a good course to obtain relevant information about composites having some prior knowledge already. I hope there will be a more advanced second part soon.

It's a good course to obtain relevant information about composites having some prior knowledge already. I hope there will be a more advanced second part soon.

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Thanks for the Basics! - one worry less as Chassis Team Leader

Felix Brüggemann

With this courses I can bring my team colleagues to a level in the composites field, at which I can handover the team leadership with good conscience.

With this courses I can bring my team colleagues to a level in the composites field, at which I can handover the team leadership with good conscience.

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