Glass failure analysis - April 2020

Glass failure analysis - April 2020

29 April 2020 to 30 April 2020

Delivered by experts from Glass Technology Services Ltd, the three day ‘Glass failure analysis’ technical course includes an introduction to glass strength, understanding and interpreting fracture markings, recognising fracture patterns, identification of failure origins and an analytical approach to understanding the mode of failure, weakening features and primary and secondary causes of product failure. The course features extensive practical sessions, product reconstruction and analysis. 

Who is it for?

Aimed at anyone dealing with manufacture, quality control or complaints for glass products, packaging and facilities. Prime candidates include:

•    Glass technologists
•    QA/QC personnel
•    Customer complaints
•    Insurance assessors

What will be covered?

Theoretical and practical sessions across the three day will cover:

•    Introduction to glass strength
•    Fracture Markings
•    Breakage Origins
•    Breakage Patterns
•    Impact Failures
•    Internal Pressure Failures
•    Thermal Failures
•    Hydrodynamic Failures
•    Vertical Load Failures
•    Investigation exercises

When is it?

This course has been postponed – to register your interest in our next training date please email

Where will it be held?

British Glass
9 Churchill Way,
ChapeltownSheffield, S35 2PY

Just off junction 35a/36 of the M1.

Free parking available.

What does it cost?

British Glass members – £895
Non-members – £1095

(All prices are per person excluding VAT)

How can I book?

Please email to book your place.