This self-study course is designed to be taken at your convenience and on your own schedule. You have 90 days to finish the course from the time of purchase.
This course provides a look at 3D printing – where it is now and where it is headed.
Beginning with a survey of some of the benefits offered by 3D printing, the course explores the impact of decentralizing and opening up the manufacturing supply chain, and the new opportunities for entrepreneurs in the marketplace. It covers the economics of additive manufacturing, the seven commonly used 3D printing processes, and some of the current applications.
A diverse set of educational institutions and industries, including aerospace, automotive, architecture, and consumer products, have jumped into 3D printing and continue to expand its reach. More and more business leaders see the potential for 3D printing to achieve new levels of innovation, performance, and growth. This course is designed for anyone who wants to know more about this technology.
You will learn to:
- Recognize the benefits of using 3D printing
- Explain the new downstream model
- Describe the impacts of this downstream model
- Discuss examples that are reducing barriers to entry in the manufacturing sector
- Describe the additive manufacturing market landscape
Module 1 - Economics of Additive Manufacturing
Module 2 - 3D Printing Processes
Module 3 - 3D Printing Applications
Who should attend
This course is designed for anyone who wants an introduction to additive manufacturing and 3D printing.
Course Type: Assessment Based Course
Course Number: ZABC81
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