Continuous Casting – A Practical Training Seminar
19–21 October 2021 • DoubleTree by Hilton Perimeter Park • Birmingham, AL, USA
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About the Program
Developed and presented with the talented resources of the Continuous Casting Technology Committee, this informative program targets the heart of steelmaking: the frontline operator. The key focus of the program is to discuss the practical aspects of casting slabs, billets and blooms, while introducing the theoretical concepts. By achieving the proper teaching balance, attendee understanding of the process is ensured without the need for a technical background. This course is a must for the progressive, informed and educated steelmaker of the future!
Who Should Attend
This training seminar has been designed for the frontline casting employee. It would also be beneficial to individuals newly assigned to work in the casting area, suppliers of casting consumables and services, as well as others wishing to review major variables that impact the quality of as-cast products. The presentations will be geared toward general casting principles, with all machine types represented.
Bring Your Own Young Professional (BYOYP) Program
AIST recently launched the Bring Your Own Young Professional (BYOYP) program to encourage our members to help boost the next generation’s involvement in AIST and the steel industry. If you are an AIST member and are bringing a Young Professional (age 30 and under) to the conference, you can receive a free gift. All you have to do is enter their contact information on the registration form when you sign up for the conference. Find out more information about the program here.
Professional Development Hours
This course may qualify for up to 13.5 Professional Development Hour (PDH) credits. Each attendee will receive a certificate listing the quantity of PDH credits earned for the course. This course is not approved for PDH credits in New York, Florida, North Carolina and Oklahoma.
AIST’s Continuous Casting Technology Committee.
Previous Course Program
13–14 October 2020, Virtual Meeting