Simulation Training

Autodesk Moldflow Adviser Fundamentals

This training course teaches new users the key features, functionalities and workflow in Autodesk Moldflow Adviser through hands-on exercises. You will learn how to run analysis in the Standard, Premium and Ultimate packages as well as learning how to interpret results of all analysis types available.

Key Topics

  • Using The Interface and Job Manager
  • Customise Databases
  • The Process used for Analysis Projects
  • Import and Check CAD Models
  • Check for Draft, Thickness and Undercuts
  • Gate Placement Guidelines
  • Gate Location Analysis
  • Review Part Design Guidelines
  • Analysis Sequences
  • Results Visualisation Tools
  • Review available Formats
  • How to Model Gate and Runner Designs
  • Pack/Hold for Injection Moulds
  • Model Cooling Circuits
  • Concepts of Cooling for Injection Moulds

Course Duration – 2 Days

Next Step – A Bespoke Course

Autodesk Moldflow Insight Fundamentals

This course teaches new users the key features, functionalities and workflows in Autodesk Moldflow Insight Standard through hands-on exercises. You will be taught how to run and interpret results of most analysis types within the software.

Key Topics

  • Introduction to Synergy User Interface
  • Process used for Analysis Projects
  • Moldflow Design Procedures
  • Mesh Characteristics
  • Mesh Errors and Density Requirements
  • Result Manipulation and Interpretation
  • Typical Gate and Runner Designs
  • Conduct a Runner Balance Analysis
  • Review of Definitions
  • Advanced Options for a Flow Analysis

  • Features of Moldflow Communicator
  • Create MRF and Criteria Files in Synergy
  • Gate Placement Guidelines
  • Gate Location Analysis
  • Polymer Definition and Classification

Course Duration – 4 Days

Next Step – A Bespoke Course

Introduction to Autodesk Inventor Nastran

Autodesk Inventor Nastran is a powerful Finite Element Analysis (FEA) package build into Inventor. This training course teaches the capabilities of Nastran including complex stress, impact, fatigue, vibration and thermal analysis.

Key Topics

  • Introduction to Finite Element Analysis
  • Idealisations
  • Contacts
  • Constraints
  • Leads
  • Meshes
  • Reviewing Results
  • Sections
  • Animations

Course Duration – 2 Days

Next Step – A Bespoke Course

Autodesk Inventor Dynamic Simulation

This course covers the basic and advanced functionality of dynamic simulation within the Inventor modelling application, allowing you to acquire the knowledge needed to complete a thorough evaluation of product performance. The course focuses on solving actual design problems. These problems come from existing Inventor Dynamic Simulation users, and are universal, allowing you to apply the knowledge quickly to your own problems with confidence.

Key Topics

  • Simulation Workflow
  • Dynamic Simulation Environment and UI
  • Simulation Joints
  • Process of Creating Joints
  • Simulation and Analysing
  • Degrees of Freedom
  • Analysing and Interpreting Results
  • Solving Design Problems
  • Environmental Contraints

Course Duration – 2 Days

Next Step – A Bespoke Course

Autodesk Inventor Stress and Frame Analysis

You will learn how to drive the simulation capabilities of Autodesk Inventor Professional to perform FEA stress and frame analysis on models and digital prototypes. This will enable you to validate designs, eliminate redundancies and solve real-world problems before a physical prototype is produced.

Key Topics

  • Simulation Overview
  • The Stress Analysis Environment
  • User Interface
  • Simulation Preparation
  • Simulation Pre-Solve
  • Stress Analysis Workflows
  • Meshing and Mesh Refinement
  • Convergence
  • Simulation Solving
  • Displaying Results
  • Viewing different results
  • Animating
  • Probing
  • Convergence Plotting
  • Exporting Reports

Course Duration – 2 Days

Next Step – Inventor Dynamic Simulation