ACMA's Education Hub is the industry destination for composites resources for CCT training and testing, recorded webinars, conference proceedings, ANSI standards and guidelines, regulatory information, customized manufacturing training and more.
The Certified Composites Technician (CCT) program supports professional development and facilitates uniform training and technical skills. The only certification program of its kind in the industry, this program is completed online and provides enrollees with all the resources needed to succeed in becoming a Certified Composites Technician. Successful completion of certifications by completing study, mastering material and earning 80% or higher on credential testing results in National Credential and earning 3.5 CEU's per earned CCT Credential.
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Automated Digital CNC Introduction for Composites: ATL, AFP, Tooling, 3D Printing and Milling
Take advantage of a standalone learning module that is part of the Certified Composites Technician Program in Advanced Composites (CCT-AC). Designed to improve knowledge and expand understanding of composite part design, machine programming, automated layup, milling and 3D printing with composite materials, this resource is ideal for engineers, designers, machine technicians, and operators. This product is also a valuable resource for managers, owners, and investors evaluating the use of automation and knowledge of equipment operation to expand their company’s automated digital manufacturing and design capabilities.
In addition to the described presentation, the digital download includes relevant links, review questions, and suggested resources to advance your automated composites manufacturing knowledge.
Downloadable resources, review questions provide online technology and equipment resources for team members to learn from.
Updated in 2021, this new version is now available. The Basic Composites Manual is a complete reference and source of guidance for those who are interested in information regarding composite materials and composites manufacturing processes. The Manual is included in all new CCT enrollments.
Complimentary Companion Guide: Industry Recommendations for Installation and Maintenance of FRP Grating
The Fiberglass Grating Manufacturers Council (FGMC) provides the following recommendations to preserve and maintain the function, safety, and appearance of Fiberglass Reinforced Polymer (FRP) grating. For additional information, refer to the ANSI/ACMA/FGMC FRP Composites Grating Manual for Pultruded and Molded Grating and Stair Treads.
The Certified Composites Technician Advanced Composites program (CCT-AC) was developed by aerospace and high performance composites industry manufacturing and repair professionals. It provides a national composites certification standard to meet industry identified skill areas for current and future advanced composites professionals.Prerequisites apply.
The American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) is the world’s largest trade group representing the composites industry. ACMA is recognized as the premier provider of composites industry educational resources through its CAMX show, conferences, and Certified Composites Technician (CCT®) program. It is a timely source of business intelligence and analysis for the composites industry through Composites Manufacturing magazine, the ACMA website and e-newsletters. It serves its members and the industry by providing strong, proactive leadership in growing the composites market and technical, legislative and regulatory affairs.