Wood-Based Composite Science: Practical Wood Adhesives Technology

Practical Wood Adhesives Technology Course

The goals for the Practical Wood Adhesives Technology course are to develop an understanding of basic chemistry of resins, resin manufacturing, resin options for wood bonding, practical aspects of resin use, resin performance, green aspects of resins, improve effectiveness for solving production problems, and facilitate working with resin suppliers. No knowledge of chemistry is assumed. Any chemical principles required for this course will be discussed

  1. Introduction/Chemical Foundation
  2. Adhesive overview (Resins 101)
  3. Resin manufacturing
  4. Formaldehyde-based resins
  5. Formaldehyde-free resins
  6. Resin quality control and analysis
  7. Resin Applications-OSB
  8. Resin Applications - Particleboard and MDF
  9. Resin Applications - Veneer Composites
  10. Resin Applications – Engineered Assemblies
  11. Final Thoughts

PRACTICAL WOOD ADHESIVES TECHNOLOGY INSTRUCTOR This online and self-paced course is taught by Bruce Broline (formerly Arclin; Oregon State University; brucebroline@gmail.com)

Certificate of Completion

Wood science and technology experts, selected from top universities, government research labs and industry, teach the course's seven modules.

The modules are integrated online and build upon each other to provide a logical progression as participants transfer newly-acquired skills to the workplace. Modules are self-paced and can be started at any time to help you balance your career and other responsibilities.

Each module includes five to 10 hours of instruction. Participants who receive a 70-percent or above on the course final exam will receive a Certificate of Completion.

calendar
On Demand. Access Anytime
location
Online
price (2)
$300

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