A Guide to Additive Manufacturing for Engineers Part 2


The second part of this interactive online course will provide further insight into Additive Manufacturing (AM), focusing on the seven AM processes and their associated materials. This final part of the training will help you decide whether to adopt Industrial 3D printing into your manufacturing processes.

Is this course for you?

  • Articulate the difference and compare benefits between material jetting and binder jetting?
  • Describe the limitations of each of the AM manufacturing processes?
  • List the choices of process available for each material?
  • Describe the typical post-processing requirements for each of the seven processes?

If you’ve answered ‘no’ to any of the above, then this course is for you.

Delivery Online learning

Duration 2 Hours
Cost £99.98+VAT
Level Intermediate

Target Audience

Split into 9 online modules, this course is aimed at business leaders, decision makers and anyone with an interest in learning more about Additive Manufacturing.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the course, you will be able to describe the process, possibilities, advantages and limitations of:

  • Vat photopolymerisation
  • Material extrusion
  • Material jetting
  • Binder jetting
  • Powder bed fusion
  • Direct energy deposition
  • Sheet lamination

You will also be able to explain the material, post-processing & inspection requirements.

This course includes the final practical activity: “Should I use AM?”

Course Content

See objectives above