National Course and Webinars

NADCA offers a variety of options to address all of your educational needs.  Some of NADCA’s most popular education option are Webinars. 

Webinars are live web broadcasts presented weekly.  Attending a webinar is an excellent way to obtain vital information without the hassle or cost of travel.  Topics for webinars include, but are not limited to Safety, Results of Surveys and Studies, Various Processes, Economic Industry Data, NADCA R&D Research Results and New Technologies. A webinar presentation will not only address important information on the topic but also provide adequate time for questions, answers and discussion.

Below you will find a schedule of  National Courses and Upcoming Webinars.  

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  • March 19 2019
    Energy in Die Casting 03/19/2019 Die casting is a very energy intensive manufacturing process. Energy costs account for 5-7% of sales, but many die casters do not monitor energy past monthly utility statements. This course discusses the importance of measuring energy usage. When energy is measured it is easier to determine what improvements can be made to save the most energy and money. In addition, this course will provide information on equipment efficiency and best practices that can improve energy usage. Add to Calendar
  • March 20 2019
    Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing - Mechanical Drawing 03/20/2019 This will establish the basics for mechanical drawing. What is a drawing, how drawings are constructed and the use of good drawing techniques when making mechanical drawings. Add to Calendar
  • March 21 2019
    Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing - Dimensioning 03/21/2019 This will build on the mechanical drawing webinar and will establish the techniques for dimensioning a mechanical drawing. Add to Calendar
  • March 27 2019
    Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing - Rules and Symbols 03/27/2019 This will start the GD&T section by reviewing the rules that govern GD&T. GD&T also has Symbols that are used to communicate the conditions that the designer is establishing on the drawing. Each of these symbols will be reviewed and the definition of each symbol. Add to Calendar
  • March 28 2019
    Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing - Datums and Toleranc 03/28/2019 For this final webinar, the construction of Datums will be reviewed and how those datums define die castings. This will also review Position tolerancing and Bonus tolerances. Finally, the defining conditions of GD&T will be reviewed in detail using examples of each of the GD&T Symbols Add to Calendar