Opportunity for Press Brake Operators
and Safety Personnel to Earn Certificates
industry-recognized credential following in-depth classroom instruction.
The following courses will be held in September
at the TRUMPF Training Center in Farmington, Conn.
Precision Press Brake, Sept. 6-7
This two-day seminar is dedicated to mastering the fundamentals of precision sheet metal bending. Attendees
will gain knowledge on the theory, principles, and math fundamentals behind the machine. The instructor is
Steve Benson, a nationally known expert and author of Bending Basics.
$495 FMA member $695 General
Press Brake Safeguarding, Sept. 7
This one-day seminar focuses on current best practices in press brake safeguarding. The curriculum, based on real-world
Controls Inc. and a member of FMA’s Safety Council.
$295 FMA member $495 General
See more details and register at fmanet.org/training#credentials or call 888-394-4362.
Steven D. Benson
In the era of retiring baby boomers, Bending Basics features
information new operators need that may otherwise leave
with those phasing out of the workforce. This new book
press brake operation, and serves as a handy reference for
Author Steven D. Benson, president of ASMA LLC,
is a press brake industry expert, sought-after trainer, and
writer of the Bending Basics column for The FABRICATOR®
magazine. He has over 40 years’ experience, including
$76 Member price
$95 List price
* Schools receive a 20% discount;off;the;list;price.
schools can request a complimentary preview copy
by contacting FMA customer service at 888-394-4362.
Order today at
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