Metals Bundle PD281947

Topics: Manufacturing and Materials Metals , Materials properties , Heat treatment


Almost 75% of all elements are metals. Metals can be classified as either ferrous or non-ferrous and generally conduct electricity and heat well. Most metals are malleable and ductile and are, in general, heavier than other elemental substances. The following six eLearning courses are included in the Materials bundle. Each course is approximately one-hour in duration. See topics/outline for additional details. Introduction to Metals, Ferrous Metals, Nonferrous Metals, Classification of Steel, Essentials of Heat Treatment of Steel Exotic Alloys


  • Describe popular ferrous and nonferrous metals and their properties
  • Describe the three types of metal crystal structures and how grains develop in metal
  • Describe the purpose of heat treating, and how these aspects impact a material's characteristics
  • Describe the properties and uses of common nonferrous metals, including aluminum, copper, magnesium, nickel, lead, and titanium
  • Describe how refractory metals and nonferrous metals are classified in the unified numbering system (UNS)
  • Describe steel heat treatment

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Duration: 6 Hours
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