Introduction to 3D Printing mobile

Introduction to 3D Printing

Looking for an introduction to professional 3D printing? Join the Materialise team to discover the foundations of how and when to use 3D printing to maximize the opportunities for your business. This course will cover both polymer and metal 3D printing.

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Who Should Attend

Professionals who would like to extend their knowledge of 3D printing and are looking for insights into the technology and its business potential.

Learning Goals

  • An overview of the 3D printing technologies and how they work

  • Design considerations and methodology

  • Understand the basic principles of 3D printing and how to apply them to your business


€750 per attendee, minimum 5 attendees

Course Topics

The Foundations of Additive Manufacturing
3D printing can be used for a whole range of applications. Discover the key drivers for when to consider using this technology.

3D Printing Technologies & Materials
An overview of the technologies and materials used in 3D printing, including both polymers and metals.

Critical Considerations for 3D Printing
What are the key criteria to consider when assessing a part’s suitability for 3D printing?

Design & Engineering: The Value Equation
Discover the value equation and how the right approach towards design and engineering can highly impact a part’s costs, functionality, and performance.

The Digital Process Chain
From file to print to finished product; discover how to connect product development, AM build preparation, and post-processing together into a digital work environment.