Rolled Steels: Plates, Sheets, and Strips

Online Course with e-Instructor Support

Earn: Certificate of Completion and 10 PDH
Price: $250

Course Description

This course is instructionally designed for all individuals who work with steels, work with ASTM steel standards, or those who simply want to learn more about rolled steels: plates, sheets, and strip.

Learning Outcomes

Participants who successfully complete this course will be able to:

  • identify and apply ASTM standard steel terminology for rolled steels;
  • recall the purpose of rolling steel;
  • describe how to determine the steel rolling reduction ratio;
  • apply the concept of anisotropy to steel rolling direction and orientation of testing specimens; and
  • recall specialty rolling processes.

Who Should Attend

This e-learning course is designed for inspectors, QA/QC personnel, engineers, tradespeople, and others working for plant owners, pressure equipment manufactures and repair organizations, engineering procurement and construction companies in oil and gas industries (oilfield, upgraders, refineries, etc.), automotive plants, chemical plants, petroleum refining, petrochemical plants, power plants, pulp and paper plants, fertilizer plants, and others.

Course Outline

The following topics are covered in this course:

Introduction to Rolled Steels: Plates, Sheets, and Strip
  • terminology for plate, sheet, and strip
Rolling Steel
  • rolling steel to make plates, sheets, and strips
  • purpose of hot-rolling steel
  • rolling mills
Rolling Thickness Reduction
  • rolling thickness reduction in a reversing stand
  • hot rolling reduction ratio
Rolling Directions, Mechanical Properties, and Mechanical Testing
  • rolling directions
  • rolling direction and anisotropic behavior
  • rolling direction and orientation of test specimens
Specialty Rolling Processes
  • control rolling
  • thermal-mechanical control process (TMCP) rolling
  • coiled steel products

e-Instructor Support

CASTI e-Instructor provides support for any questions about the online course content.

Learning Self-Assessment

Practice problems throughout the course content are graded to allow self-assessment of student learning. Grades are reported at the completion of each lesson within the online content.

Certificate and Professional Development Hours

Participants will receive a digital CASTI Certificate of Completion with 10 Professional Development Hours (PDH) for completing all online lessons successfully.

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