Corporate Course Topics

Industrial Courses

Offered at Carl Sandburg College

 

Hydraulics and Pneumatics topics:

Properties and physical laws, piping requirements and use of air and hydraulic systems
-Cylinder calculations, types, and uses
-Valves, applications, types and uses (2 way and 3 way)
-4 way and 5 way valves and their uses
-Air compressors, positive displacement pumps
-Accessories -- reservoirs, filters, gages, regulators, accumulators, heat exchangers, etc.

 

Industrial Blueprints topics:

-Reading prints & schematics -Elements of print reading
-Reading shop prints -Sketching
-Geometric dimensioning & tolerances -Building drawings
-Electronic drawings -Hydraulics & pneumatics drawings
-Welding symbols -Sheet metal basics
-Reading electronic schematic diagrams -Electrical blueprint reading
-Mechanical print reading -Blueprint reading

 

Industrial Safety topics:

-Working in industry/mfg.       -Importance of industry/mfg.                
-Responding to customer expectations       -Communication skills
-Production teams  -Safety organization
-Fire and electrical safety -Work area safety
-Hazardous material safety -Tool and machine safety
-Material handling safety  

 

Machine Tooling Fundamentals topics:

-Introduction and safety                         -Vertical mill operation, safety, & cutting tools
-End mills and their usage              -Spindles, arbors, adapters, speeds, and feeds
-Holding devices  -Selection & identification of grinding wheels
-Maintenance of grinding wheels   -Grinder attachments & operation of such  
-Milling flat surfaces, benels, etc. -Squaring stock
-Milling grooves and key ways. -Drilling, boring and reaming
-Cutting threads.  

 

Manufacturing Processes topics:

-Metallurgy & heat treat    -Basic cutting Information                 
-Numerical control                                      -Engine lathe
-Casting processes                        -Mid -term
-Powdered metal processes -Punch press
-Welding, soldering, and brazing  -Plastic processing

 

In addition to the industrial courses listed above, please contact us for further details about electrical, welding or metallurgy courses. Call or email Stacey at 309.341.5330, srucker@sandburg.edu.