Oakville, ON, CANADA — March 10, 2008 —Forming Technologies Inc. (FTI) the industry’s leading developer of solutions for design, simulation, and costing of sheet metal components, today announces the expansion of two new industry training programs; Stamping Cost Optimization Workshop and Advanced Stamping Materials. These two new industry standard courses are in addition to the already enhanced training programs currently being offering to engineers and tool & die makers around the world.
“With the increased focus on material cost reductions and the use of higher strength materials, we have added the STAMPING COST OPTIMIZATION WORKSHOP & ADVANCED STAMPING MATERIALS training programs”, said Michael Gallagher, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, FTI. “These programs provide ideas for generating material cost savings and the foundation for understanding the theory and application of Advanced High Strength Materials. We now have over 35 courses designed directly for the sheet metal industry as well as several courses developed specifically for our client’s in-house requirements.”
FTI has been providing Stamping & Welding training courses to OEM’s, Tier I, & Tier II facilities for over 19 years. As a result, over 12,000 Designers, Engineers, Tool & Die Makers, Press Shop Operators, Mangers & Supervisors have benefited from FTI training. FTI offers on-site training world-wide and provides open public sessions in North America & India. As these are training courses and not information seminars, participants should expect to gain years of experience in a few days.
About Forming Technologies
Forming Technologies Incorporated is the world’s leading developer of computer aided engineering software for design and simulation of sheet metal components. For the past 19 years, FTI has provided OEMs and suppliers in the automotive, aerospace and appliance industries with innovative software and training solutions designed to reduce development time and material costs. FTI has trained over 12,000 engineers in Formability and Die Design and is considered the Best in Class around the world for
their industry training programs. For information visit the company’s website (