Practical Information

This course is online and self-paced, meaning that learning takes place through short videos, tasks, quizzes, etc. However, you won't be learning on your own! If you have any question you will be able to send it and it will be answered in due time by one of the tutors!

  • You'll have access to all course materials for 1 year

  • The course is taught in English

  • You'll get a certificate of succesful completion and be part of our growing alumni network

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. Introduction to Composite Materials

    2. Material Properties

    3. Composites Structure

    4. Carbon Fibers

    5. Glass Fibers

    6. Aramid Fibers

    7. Other Fibers

    8. Matrices - Polyester & Vinyl Ester

    9. Matrices - Epoxy & Cyanate Ester

    10. Matrices - Other

    11. Matrices Comparison

    12. Fabric - Usage & Types

    13. Fabric - Drapability

    14. Fabric - Layup

    15. Foam Cores & Balsa Wood

    16. Honeycomb Cores

    17. Cores Comparison

    1. Wet Layup

    2. Prepreg

    3. PCM

    4. SMC/BMC

    5. Resin Infusion

    6. RTM

    7. Filament Winding

    8. Braiding

    9. Pultrusion

    10. Manufacturing Technologies - Conclusion

About this course

  • €299,00

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.

What Students Say

5 star rating

Excellent

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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5 star rating

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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5 star rating

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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