The ER-3/ES-4 course titled FEA, DIC, and Advanced Stress Methods for Composite Structures and Repairs is now scheduled for 14-18 August 2023 in Reno, NV, USA.  The course has been under development for several years and picks up where the (ER-2) Advanced Aerospace Repair Analysis and Substantiation and the (ES-3) Design of Composite Structures prerequisite…

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Abaris Acquires New Lab Capabilities

April 25th, 2023 by Lou Dorworth

Abaris, in partnership with Alpha Technologies (Akron, Ohio) has received a new encapsulated sample rheometer (ESR) to use in future training.  The equipment lets us run specimens of resins, adhesives, and composite materials to determine the viscoelastic properties in real time.  We also have an AvPro Inc. (Norman, Oklahoma) controller on our autoclave with a…

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Get $100 Off Any Abaris Class This Year!

March 2nd, 2023 by Lou Dorworth

Abaris is now filling classes for spring, summer, and early fall.  We are currently offering a $100 discount for all students that enroll before the end of June 2023 using the coupon code SUMMER23. This discount applies to any regularly scheduled class this year but will only be available for this limited time.  Simply use…

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Big Discount for Composite Repair Engineers

January 18th, 2023 by Lou Dorworth

Save $700 on our March 13-17, 2023, class titled Advanced Aerospace Repair Analysis and Substantiation (ER-2). This offer is available to all previous graduates (and March 2023 attendees) of our prerequisite ER-1 course. To take advantage of this offer, please enroll in the class online and enter code 25ER2 at checkout to receive the discount….

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Happy Holidays from Abaris Training!

December 13th, 2022 by Lou Dorworth

As we wind down for the holidays, we are also busy planning for the new year.  We are excited to be celebrating our 40th anniversary in 2023 and have many new projects on the horizon!  We have really come a long way over the years, having started with one composite repair course in 1983 and…

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Abaris is Looking to Hire a Composite Instructor!

November 28th, 2022 by Lou Dorworth

Abaris Training is seeking a qualified person for an instructor position at our Reno, NV headquarters.  The successful applicant must meet the following criteria. Note: We are only accepting applications through this LinkedIn Jobs Link. Technical Instructor – Advanced Composite Technologies The qualified applicant will have the following basic knowledge and skills associated with composite…

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The Society of Material and Process Engineers (SAMPE) honored their 2022 award recipients at CAMX at an awards dinner held at the Anaheim Marriott, in Anaheim, California on 17 October 2022. Past Abaris president, Michael J. (Mike) Hoke was awarded a Distinguished Service Award for his contributions to SAMPE over the past 30 years.  He…

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Join Us at CAMX!

September 23rd, 2022 by Lou Dorworth

Abaris Training Resources, Inc. (Reno, NV, USA) will be participating in the 2022 CAMX conference and exhibition to be held October 17-20 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA.  Our recent past President, Michael J. Hoke, will be receiving a SAMPE Distinguished Service Award on Monday night of the conference at the SAMPE Awards…

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Learn to Repair Advanced Composite Structures, 1-2-3!

August 30th, 2022 by Lou Dorworth

At Abaris, we pride ourselves as the leaders in advanced composite repair training. We have been doing this type of training since our inception in 1983 and have taught tens of thousands of students within that timeframe. We offer 3-different courses that build on one another to provide you with the best set of repair…

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Obtaining high-quality bond strength is dependent upon many factors such as adhesive selection, application, surface preparation, verification, environmental controls, fixturing, and handling of materials and components.  Abaris’ Adhesive Bonding of Composites and Metals (M-4/R-7) course is designed to cover these and many more issues related to adhesive bonding and joining. The course is designed for…

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