Missouri S&T Additive and Advanced Manufacturing Skills Project

Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) is partnered with The Barnes Global Advisors, an engineering consulting firm in the advanced manufacturing industry, who is conducting an anonymous survey and leading the AM training sessions.

The MoExcels Workforce Initiative - Re-engineering Missouri's STEM Workforce - is funded by the State of Missouri. MoExcels funding facilitates development and expansion of employer-driven education and training programs and initiatives to substantially increase educational attainment.

For questions about the course, please contact Tim Logan at: tlogan@mst.edu.

Free Course Offered

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3-day Designing for AM Certificate Course

June 6-8 at Missouri S&T in Rolla, Missouri

  • FREE 3-day course - Instruction & lunch included every day
  • Live instructor-led course delivered by industrial AM experts, the Barnes Global Advisors
  • Directed Energy Deposition focus with equipment demonstration by Missouri S&T
  • Comprehensive AM Training - (5) Modules

Module 1: Discover AM

Module 2: AM Technologies and Materials

Module 3: Modify for AM

Module 4: Design for AM

Module 5: AM Business Case and Economics


Why Attend? 

  • Upskill workers with a FREE AM Certificate ($1,700/learner value)
  • Provide feedback to S&T on Advanced Manufacturing skills & technology gaps, inform curriculum development, & brainstorm ideas for developing the MO manufacturing talent pipeline
  • Free Breakfast and Lunch each day
*** Limited funds available for travel expenses, to inquire please reach out to Tim Logan ( Tlogan@mst.edu ) ***

Upon completion learners will have knowledge of:

  • Basic principles of AM processes & real-world applications of AM
  • The technical and commercial considerations of AM processes
  • Basic principles of AM design mitigation (Modify for AM) techniques
  • Basic principles of AM design innovation (Design for AM) techniques
  • Identify cost drivers and opportunities for cost savings using AM

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Research Centers Involved

Missouri S&T researchers and educators have deep experience in the development of Additive and Advanced Manufacturing materials and processes. Multiple university centers are focused on driving the industrial adoption of Advanced Manufacturing to achieve sustained economic impact for the region.