Fiber composite technology is a core area of expertise of Fraunhofer IFAM: The Training Center for Fiber Composite Technology is an integral part of Fraunhofer IFAM and as such the "generator of knowledge" is simultaneously the "transferor of knowledge". This optimizes and accelerates technology transfer to industry - one the key objectives of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft. The Training Center for Fiber Composite Technology is also a member of the Fraunhofer Lightweight Design Alliance that brings together the expertise of the whole Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft in this area.
All the tutors at the Training Center for Fiber Composite Technology are highly qualified scientists and engineers who are fully involved in the R&D projects of other departments at the institute. These tutors give training on specific topics at the Training Center. This approach assures that the training courses are of optimum relevance for industry and are kept up-to-date with the latest R&D findings.