Advanced Manufacturing

Advanced Manufacturing Online Course


In today's globalized world, manufacturers are constantly in search of faster, safer, more affordable, and better-quality products and production methods, based on availability and their environmental impact. Advanced Manufacturing uses innovative technological processes to be more efficient, effective, and responsive. 

This course prepares participants for entry-level employment in advanced manufacturing industries by providing knowledge in safety practices, blueprint reading, material science, geometric dimensioning and tolerance, shop math, efficiency concepts, and quality assurance procedures.

$995

45 Hours / 3 Months

U of A 10% discount available - view details



Learning Objectives

  • Learn Lean Manufacturing concepts and their importance to advanced manufacturing 
  • Understand technical drawings and recognize informational parts: i.e., Blueprints, 3D, Assembly, Isometric, etc. 
  • Recognize manufacturing materials, their differences, manufacturing methods, and proposed material applications 
  • Use math for shop calculations, and measuring techniques to assure precision
  • Perform shop duties safely and effectively by recognizing common hazards in a manufacturing environment

Course Content

  • Introduction to Advanced Manufacturing
  • Advanced Technologies and Production
  • Advanced Manufacturing Concepts
  • Quality in Advanced Manufacturing
  • Technical Drawings Overview
  • Introduction to Blueprint
  • Basics Blueprint Concepts
  • Title Blocks
  • Revision Blocks
  • Blueprint Line Types Representation and Functions
  • Single-View and Multi-View Drawings
  • Introduction to Materials
  • Metals
  • Ceramics
  • Composites
  • Plastics
  • Introduction to OSHA
  • General Safety Procedures
  • Shop Clean-Up
  • Manufacturing Hazardous Waste
  • Fractions
  • Decimals
  • Exponents and Square Root
  • Order of Operations
  • Algebraic Expressions and Equations
  • Introduction to Real Numbers
  • Rate, Ratio, and Proportion
  • Percentages
  • Circle and Parts of Circle
  • Points, Lines, and Angles
  • Types of Triangles
  • Perimeter, Area, and Volume
  • Measurement and Measuring Devices
  • Basics of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerances (GD&T)
  • Scientific and Engineering Notation

  Guaranteed Job Interview!


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Game Composites LLC guarantees a job interview to all successful completers of the Advanced Manufacturing course who also meet the following criteria:

  • Eligible to work in the U.S. unsponsored
  • Seeking full-time employment
  • At least 17 years old
  • Able to commute each day to the factory in Bentonville, Arkansas, area, or be willing to relocate there.

Preformed Line Products Logo

Preformed Line Products guarantees a job interview to all successful completers of the Advanced Manufacturing course who also meet the following criteria:

  • Eligible to work in the U.S. unsponsored
  • Seeking full-time employment
  • At least 18 years old
  • Able to commute each day to the plant in Rogers, Arkansas, area, or be willing to relocate there.