Employee Wellbeing – Managing Mental Health Issues at Work

Employee wellbeing and mental health are such crucial topics right now. We have arranged an exclusive webinar for ALFED members on 8 October with our trusted HR partner Croner. The webinar will cover:

  • What is mental health?
  • Managing staff with mental health issues
  • Managing absence
  • Personal development

When: 8 October at 10.00am

Cost: ALFED members: Free to attend

Register: Employee wellbeing

Webinar: Green Aluminium – The Benchmark for the Automotive Sector?

As light-weighting, hybrid and electric vehicle technologies look set to dominate the automotive industry agenda aluminium will likely play an integral and increasing role in delivering the materials and components to allow OEMs to realise their objectives. But how green is the aluminium going into these more environmentally friendly vehicles? Join this webinar to hear from aluminium suppliers, trade bodies and automotive manufacturers and find out about the moves to certify green aluminium and why it should matter to car makers and their customers alike.

When: 30 September 2020: 10.00-11.30am

Cost: Free to attend

Register: Green Aluminium

The webinar is organised by Aluminium International Today and sponsored by Alvance.

ALFED Distribution Sector Group Meeting

The next ALFED Distribution Sector Group meeting will take place on Thursday 8 October 2020: 14:00 – 15.30 hours. This will be a short virtual meeting.

Joining details will be sent to you on your acceptance of our invitation. Please do not reply to this email, but confirm your participation using the following link: ALFED Distribution Sector Group Meeting – 8 October.

MACH 2021 Exhibition

MACH 2021 – The event for inspiring, innovating and connecting manufacturing. 

The MACH exhibition will take place on 25-28 January 20121 at the NEC in Birmingham.

Register today for your fee fast track ticket: www.machexhibition.com

Aluminium for Engineers

aluminium for engineers

This live, tutor-led interactive workshop will be delivered over four mornings via our zoom platform.

An intensive course that creates the foundation and builds up knowledge from basic introduction to metals to the wide application of aluminium. The ‘Aluminium for Engineers’ syllabus covers metallurgy, specification, heat treatment, wrought processing, joining, testing, corrosion, coating and more.

All participants get a complimentary copy of the Aluminium Federations’ book ‘The Properties of Aluminium and its Alloys’.

This course is aimed at metallurgists, designers, manufacturing engineers and companies transitioning into aluminium.

Dates: 24 & 25 November and 1 & 2 December 2020: 9.30-12.30

Cost: £395 + VAT per person

Register: Aluminium for Engineers

 

World of Aluminium workshop

World of Aluminium workshop
This live, tutor-led interactive workshop will be delivered over two consecutive mornings via our zoom platform.

The World of Aluminium is an intermediate technical level course and is specifically designed for production engineers, process and quality technicians, stockholders, customer facing sales/marketing persons and material/product purchasing individuals. This course is aimed at individuals who require a solid basic understanding to confidently engage with the aluminium industry and its products.

The course creates a solid basic understanding of aluminium, aluminium metallurgy, heat treatment and metal forming processes. It assumes no prior knowledge of metallurgy, and is specifically tailored to the background, industry sector and jobs of the delegates. Care is taken at each stage to ensure complete understanding.

Technical elements are balanced with insights into the history of aluminium, its growth as the strategic metal of society, its sustainability properties and illustration of products, to create a holistic broad rounded knowledge.

When: Tuesday 6 October 9.30-12.30 and Wednesday 7 October 9.30-12.30

Cost: £199 + VAT per person

Register: World of Aluminium

Casting Technologies webinar

More correctly liquid aluminium engineering, this module compliments both Modules 3, 7 and 8 by exploring how castings offer alternative manufacturing processes. This module outlines the various techniques and their application to specific product applications.

When: 28 January 2021

Time: 10.00am

Duration: 45-50 minutes inc Q&A

Cost: £33.33+vat per person

Register: Casting Technologies webinar

Corrosion and Protection of Aluminium webinar

This module outlines:

  • Explaining what corrosion is and its various mechanisms
  • Researches alternative coating and protection methods
  • Ending with eye catching examples of coated architecture
  • Q&A

When: 14 January 2021

Time: 10.00am

Duration: 45-50 minutes inc Q&A

Cost: £33.33+vat per person

Register: Corrosion and Protection of Aluminium webinar

Drawing, Shaping and Forming of Aluminium webinar

A broad survey of how aluminium is shaped, formed, manipulated, cut, fabricated.

This module outlines:

  • How aluminium is joined and/or bonded
  • Explaining the potential of emerging hot forming technologies
  • Thought provoking technologies for the designers
  • Q&A

When: Thursday 10 December 2020

Time: 10.00am

Duration: 45-50 minutes inc Q&A

Cost: £33.33+vat per person

Register: Drawing, Shaping and Forming of Aluminium webinar