Smart Manufacturing

Smart manufacturing is the cornerstone of Industry 4.0, and is made up of interconnected machines, sensors, and other devices that comprise the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).


Additive Manufacturing

Introduction to Additive Manufacturing 111 
Additive Manufacturing Safety 121 
The Basic Additive Manufacturing Process 131 
Additive Manufacturing Methods and Materials 141 
Introduction to Hybrid Manufacturing 151 
Rapid Prototyping 161 
Additive Manufacturing: Prototype to Production 162 
Design for Additive Manufacturing 201 
Metrology for Additive Manufacturing 202 
Additive Manufacturing Materials Science 211 
Integrating Additive Manufacturing with Traditional Manufacturing 221 
Additive Manufacturing as a Secondary Process 231 
Nondestructive Testing for Additive Manufacturing 241 
Reverse Engineering for Additive Manufacturing 242 
The Additive Manufacturing Supply Chain 251 
Managing the Additive Manufacturing Supply Chain 252 
Hybrid Manufacturing with Directed Energy Deposition 261 
Lightweighting with Additive Manufacturing 271 
Additive Manufacturing Qualification 291 
Design for Fused Deposition Modeling 301 
Design for Material Jetting 302 
Design for Directed Energy Deposition 303 
Design for Laser Powder Bed Fusion 304 
Design for Vat Photopolymerization 305 
Design for Binder Jetting 306 
Design for Sheet Lamination 307 
Setup for FDM 320 
Overview of Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing) Technologies 
Additive Manufacturing – Implementation and Best Practices 

Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)

Introduction to Smart Manufacturing 100 
Cybersecurity for Manufacturing Basics 101 
Cybersecurity for Manufacturing: Malware Overview 102 
Introduction to the Industrial Internet of Things 111 
Data Collection Fundamentals 121 
Automatic Identification Technology 141 
Cybersecurity for Manufacturing: Hacking Overview 201 
Cybersecurity for Manufacturing: Wireless Networks 202 
Introduction to Digital Networks 221 
Data Collection: Inventory and Maintenance 231 
Introduction to Digital Twin 241 
Introduction to Digital Thread 242 
Introduction to Digital Enterprise Strategy 251 
Introduction to Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence 301 
Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Applications 302 
Data and Design Management for Digital Enterprises 311 


Introduction to Robotics 201 
Robot Safety 211 
Robot Applications 215 
Automated Systems and Controls 216 
Robot Components 221 
End Effectors 225 
Industrial Network Integration 260 
Robot Power and Drive Systems 265 
Introduction to Collaborative Robots 275 
Robot Axes and Pathways 280 
Robot Sensors 315 
Robot Control Systems 317 
Vision Systems 320 
Robot Troubleshooting 331 
Concepts of Robot Programming 341 
Robot Maintenance 355 
Robot Installations 370