Fraunhofer Personnel Certification Authority

Metal Additive Manufacturing Professional – Production

Certification according to ISO 17024 | Non-accredited area

The Fraunhofer Personnel Certification Authority at Fraunhofer FIT certifies qualifications in the field of Metal Additive Manufacturing Production.

The certificate "Metal Additive Manufacturing Professional – Production" certifies that graduates have fundamental knowledge of how to evaluate metal-based additive manufacturing processes for production tasks. In addition, a "Metal Additive Manufacturing Professional – Production" is able to organize the setup and operation of an additive manufacturing environment, consider quality and occupational safety aspects, and develop an additive manufacturing supply chain.

Examination topics include:

  • Operating principle and scope of metal-based additive manufacturing processes
  • Process chains for the production of complex additive components
  • Raw material, process parameters and optimization potentials
  • Quality assurance measures
  • Aspects of occupational safety
  • Organization of the additive manufacturing supply chain
  • Current status of standardization