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Regional Comprehensive Application Engineering Program
The Regional Comprehensive Application Engineering Program course teaches you how to select the right metalcutting tool for the job and use it correctly in the application.

Course includes these four sections:

  • mechanics of metalcutting
  • materials technology
  • selection and application
  • machining economics

Dates Available (click date to register)

Who Should Attend
This two-day seminar is directed toward mechanical, manufacturing, industrial, tool, and process engineers; shop supervisors; and technical specialists. Course materials are provided.

Authorized Distributor Training Program – Duration 4.5 Days

Course Overview:
The Authorized Channel Partner Training Program is designed to provide a broad base of knowledge for the selection and use of metalcutting tools. This course is divided into ten sections with each being covered by lecture, lab and machine demonstrations.

  • Technical Training
  • Product Training
  • Typical day consists of the following:
    • Application training
    • Product Review
    • Tool Selection & Application Workshop
    • Product Demonstrations in Lab

Dates Available (click date to register)

Who Should Attend
This seminar is intended to provide state-of-the-art information to Authorized Distributor sales representatives.

Registration Information
The tuition fee for the Authorized Distributor Training Program is $485 USD per person.

Instruction & Facilities
This training will be held at the Widia Products Group world headquarters facility in Latrobe, Pa. Instruction will include lecture-style presentations, workshop laboratories, and machine demonstrations. Participants will be furnished with notes and text materials on the topics presented. Laboratory demonstrations will utilize simulation of models and verification through actual cutting tests. Laboratory demonstrations will be done to reinforce the theories presented in the lecture.

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