Abaris is proud to be the composite training center of choice for procuring the skills necessary to qualify for various certifications.  To date, we are recognized by three different organizations who provide these certifications and hope that you will take advantage of the education that we offer in your pursuit of your certification and career.

Here is a list of organizations and available certifications:

American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA)

ACMA offers Certified Composite Technician (CCT) certifications to industry and in partnership with Abaris Training, the following certifications can be acquired upon completion of requisite courses using test proctors located at our Reno, NV facility.

Certified Composite Technician-Advanced Composites (CCT-AC)

Required Course: (M-1/R-1) Advanced Composite Structures: Fabrication & Damage Repair – Phase 1

Recommended Additional Course: (M-2) Advanced Composite Manufacturing 2

Certified Composite Technician – Wind Blade Repair (CCT-Wind Blade Repair)

Required Course: (R-5) Composite Windblade Repair

Recommended Course: (R-15) Advanced Windblade Repair

*For more information and to receive the discounted Abaris Member rate, contact Andrew Pokelwaldt at apokelwaldt@acmanet.org.

 

eQualified by the Performance Research Institute (PRI)

PRI currently offers eQualified Certificate of Qualification in partnership with Abaris Training with the following certification available and new certifications to be available soon.  Testing is done independently online with PRI upon completion of the listed requisite courses.

General Composite Repair Technician Qualification

Required Courses:

(M-1/R-1) Advanced Composite Structures: Fabrication & Damage Repair – Phase 1

(R-2) Advanced Composite Structures Damage Repair – Phase 2

 

Coming Soon to PRI: (You can attend the requisite courses now to prepare!)

Aerospace Composite Bonded Repair Technician Qualification

Required Courses: M-1/R-1 Advanced Composite Structures: Fabrication & Damage Repair-Phase I, R-2 Advanced Composite Structures: Damage Repair-Phase 2, R-3 Advanced Composite Structures: Damage Repair-Phase 3, and M-4/R-7 Adhesive Bonding of Composites & Metals.

 Metal Bond Repair Technician Qualification

Required Courses: M-1/R-1 Advanced Composite Structures: Fabrication & Damage Repair-Phase I and R-4 Repair of Aluminium Bonded Structures.

 

Flight Safety International (FSI) – Master Technician Program

Administered by FSI in conjunction with Abaris Training, the following composites level certification is available.

 Master Technician – Composites 

Required Courses: M-1/R-1 Advanced Composite Structures: Fabrication & Damage Repair-Phase I, R-2 Advanced Composite Structures: Damage Repair-Phase 2, R-3 Advanced Composite Structures: Damage Repair-Phase 3, and M-4/R-7 Adhesive Bonding of Composites & Metals.