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Reminder: Get Your 2016 Training Course Catalog!

POSTED: December 30, 2015

If you’re still looking for training in the coming year, don’t get left behind! You and your company can benefit from a look at the 2016 training courses available from NASF’s training and education arm, the AESF Foundation. Throughout the year, the Foundation will offer In-Person, Web-Based and Home Study courses to sharpen your skills and knowledge to succeed in the industry.

With knowledgeable instructors and tested course materials, students will walk away with a high quality learning experience and the satisfaction of mastering new topics and concepts – from elementary to advanced – that can be put to work right away in the work environment.

Road to Master Surface Finisher (MSF)
The Foundation offers all primary, core and secondary courses for anyone interested in the “Master Surface Finisher” (MSF) certification program.

Primary: (Choose 1)
Airline & Aerospace Finishing (CAF)
Electroplating & Surface Finishing (CEF)
Core: (Choose 3)
Aluminum Finishing
Chromium Plating for Engineering Purposes
Electroforming
Electroless Deposition
Precious Metals Plating
Zinc & Zinc Alloy Plating
Secondary: (Choose 2)
Corrosion & Salt Spray
Environmental Stewardship: Pollution Prevention
Environmental Stewardship: Wastewater Treatment
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Web-Based Zinc & Zinc Alloy Plating
Eight Two-Hour Sessions | Tuesdays & Wednesdays 12-2PM EST
January 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27 February 2, 3
Cost: $615 Member | $800 Non-Member

This training program is designed to be beneficial for operators and supervisors of job shops and captive shops performing zinc & zinc alloy plating operations on a variety of substrates. The course can also benefit sales personnel at industry suppliers.

The goal of this course is to provide the student with a broad range of information related to the metallurgy and corrosion behavior of zinc coatings. Students will also know the difference between the various zinc plating processes and between the various zinc alloy plating process, including what can go wrong and how to solve plating problems.

Course Objectives:
1. Electroplating Basics for Zinc Platers
2. Introduction-Historical Development & Applications of Zinc Coatings
3. Preparing Parts for Zinc Plating & Post Plate Baking
4. Cyanide Zinc Plating
5. Alkaline Non-Cyanide Zinc Plating
6. Chloride Zinc Plating
7. Zinc Alloy Plating Part-1 Zinc-Nickel
8. Zinc Alloy Plating Part-2 Zinc-Cobalt
9. Zinc Alloy Plating Part-3 Zinc-Iron
10. Chromate Conversion Coatings over Zinc & Zinc Alloys
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Web-Based Environmental Stewardship: Wastewater Treatment
Eight Two-Hour Sessions | Tuesdays & Wednesdays 12-2PM EST
March 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23
Cost: $615 Member | $800 Non-Member

This training program is designed to be beneficial for operators and supervisors of wastewater pretreatment systems at job shop and captive shops performing metal finishing operations such as electroplating and or anodizing. The course can also benefit personnel at wastewater treatment equipment suppliers.

The goal of this course is to provide the student with a broad range of information related to methods of removing, neutralizing and/or destroying a broad range of pollutants found in metal finishing wastewater.

Course Objectives:
1. Chemistry of Water: Part-1
2. Chemistry of Water: Part-2
3. Water Quality
4. Introduction into Wastewater Treatment
5. Process Instrumentation
6. REDOX Treatments
7. Alternate Treatments
8. Suspended Solids Separation
9. Carbon Treatment of Wastewater
10. Treatments of Oily Wastewater
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