Spring 2020

 The Houston Chapter of ASM International Presents

Metallurgy for the Non-Metallurgist

Spring Course 2020

UPDATE: Class has been postponed until July 10th

ONE-DAY COURSE Format, April 3, 2020 from 9:00AM to 4:00PM

at Stress Engineering Services, Inc.

& Registration at 8:15AM, breakfast served at 8:30AM




Section 1 (9:00 AM – 10:00 AM)

History of Metals/ Structure of Metals and Alloys

Section 2

Mechanical Testing/ Non-Destructive Testing

Section 3

Carbon Steels, Stainless Steels, and Non-ferrous Metals

Lunch (12:00 PM to 1:00 PM)

Lunch provided

Section 4

Heat Treatment of Steels/ Heat Treatment of Ferrous Metals

Section 5

Corrosion/ Materials Selection

Section 6

Failure Analysis

Section 7 (4:00 PM – 5:00 PM)

Lab Tour (Optional)


    • $540 Members
    • $615 for Non-Members
    • $225 for Students (Excludes Book)

All prices include books unless otherwise noted.

Register HERE

Who Should Enroll: Metal processing personnel, machine shop superintendents, QA managers, heat treating operators and managers, component designers, technicians, marketing writers and individuals without a materials background wishing to better understand the role of materials science. This course provides an understanding of metals, their behavior, how they are selected, and how they are evaluated. This course will show how metals are processed to yield desired properties.

Location in Northwest Houston (near 290 and Eldridge)

Stress Engineering Services, Inc. Conference Center, Building #2,

13610 Westland East Blvd, Houston, TX  77449

Map to Stress Engineering

If you are registering multiple students for a course, you must submit registration for each separately.

Questions can be sent to: education@asmhou.org

Tax deduction applies for all expenses of continuing education (including registration fee, travel, meals and lodging) undertaken to maintain and improve professional skills. (Tres. Reg. 1-167-5)