3D Advanced Materials Training

This course is designed to provide learners with the skills and knowledge to select and work confidently with a wide range of advanced FDM materials. Duration: 1 Day.



Learner Profile:

Individuals should possess a good understanding of FDM 3D printing and want to take their knowledge to the next level (3+ months experience) of technical and operational knowledge. Be an active user of 3D printing

What you will get:

  • Understand the different types of advanced materials available for FDM printing, including GF, CF and 316L
  • Understand the advantages and considerations that need to be taken when designing and setting up a print for the various types of materials and why
  • Understand the debinding and sintering process associated with 316L
  • Set up a printer for advanced materials and have the ability to recognise the advantages and disadvantages of materials

Course Modules

  • Introduction to metal and composite materials
  • Optimising the printing method for specific materials
  • Material application
  • Key considerations for material selection
  • Optimising the printing process for different materials
  • Part post processing and finishing


Autodesk Certificate