Introduction to Composite Materials

Virtual Classroom

Tuesday, 08 Mar 2022

Many people in the composites industry, don't work with composites on a day-to-day basis. Whether you're working with suppliers, colleagues or customers who do, knowledge of the topic is still important.

This course is aimed at those who want to improve their basic understanding, to help them interact more effectively with the wider industry.

During this course, we'll introduce you to the materials, their properties and how they're made.

What we'll cover

  • Defining the term 'Composite'
  • The properties of fibres and resins
  • Different types of resin system and reinforcements
  • Room and elevated temperature resin systems
  • Identifying and comparing weave styles
  • The benefits of composites to build components
  • Types of manufacturing processes
  • Fibre orientation and core materials

Who should attend

We recommend this course for individuals or groups who are new to composites


  • 3 hours, 9:30-12:30


  • Individuals: £125
  • Closed Course (up to 20): £1,600

Get in touch 

For further information about this course or to discuss your training needs with us, please email [email protected].


This course is also available on the following dates in 2022:

12th May

7th July

7th September

Tickets for all course dates can be purchased via the Book now button at the bottom of this page


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