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Thursday, April 8, 2021

Related Theory Apprenticeship Training Year 2: Basic Tool and Die Making

Start Date: 9/8/2020 6:00 PM CDT
End Date: 4/8/2021 9:00 PM CDT

Venue Name: Technology & Manufacturing Association

Blended E-Learning (Online)
1651 Wilkening Road
Schaumburg, IL  United States  60173

Organization Name: Technology & Manufacturing Association

Nayhelly Caldera
Email: education@tmaillinois.org
Phone: (847) 993-2134

Tuesdays & Thursdays
Semester 1:
9/8/20 - 12/15/20
Semester 2: 1/5/21 - 4/8/21
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm 

This second-year course is for the apprentice tool and die maker. It continues the study of blueprint reading and shop math, as well as process planning, process control, heat treatment, identification of steels, and more.

Course Content Includes:

  • Shop safety
  • Types of dies
  • Principles of blanking/piercing dies
  • Elementary blank/pierce dies
  • Bending
  • Screw and dowel holes
  • Die life
  • Die-block construction
  • Stock material utilization and strip layouts

  • Punches
  • Punches mounted on punch plates
  • Pilots
  • Strippers and stock guides
  • Shedders and knockouts
  • Nest gages
  • Pushers
  • Die stops
  • Die sets

  • Lathe operations
  • Milling operations
  • Surface grinding operations
  • Introduction to conventional and wire EDM
Member Price: $2,035.00
Non-Member Price: $3,900.00
NOTE: Dates and times subject to change; employers will be notified of any changes. Classes, workshops, or special events require a minimum number of registrants in order to run as scheduled. In the event of a cancellation, TMA will refund your fee IN FULL. 

CANCELLATION POLICY:  All cancellations will be assessed a $25 Cancellation Fee. Companies will be charged IN FULL if cancellations are not received in writing, by email (education@tmaillinois.org) or faxed (847-825-0041) by noon 5 business days prior to the start date of the class or workshop. No refunds will be provided after this time. If you do not cancel and do not attend, you are still responsible for payment.

Online Registration

Registration is Closed
Closed: 8/3/2020 8:00 AM

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