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2018-2019 Catalog SVC 
    
2018-2019 Catalog SVC [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Composites Wind Blade Repair Micro-Certificate


This micro-certificate provides students with an overview of common composite materials and processes, solid laminate and sandwich construction methods, vacuum bagging materials and processes, core materials used in structures and repairs, damage detection methods - including repair methods and techniques. This certificate provides hands-on repair and reconstruction practices, including the use of appropriate tools, such as hot bonders to make composite wind blade repairs. Students learn how to determine the extent of damage, how to remove damaged material, and how to execute proper repair preparation. A certificate is awarded to students who complete the following courses with a 2.0 grade point average or above in each course.