What are the different STEP modules?
Patrick de Vos, Corporate Technical Education Manager at Seco Tools Group, answers your questions about machining.
STEP takes in a wide range of training packages and modules spread across several different levels. STEP Core Curriculum is a series of education packages aimed at explaining the basics of the machining process and tooling. STEP Advanced Curriculum contains packages that elevate the knowledge of participants to the specialist level. STEP Collection is a series of packages related to specific practical machining models. NEXT STEP offers a practical link between metal cutting technology and production economics.
STEP is available through different channels, including classroom presentations and workshops, e-learning packages, technical literature (articles, booklets and guides, posters) and now also text books.