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Training Classes

General Information

  • Class lo­ca­tions. Liv­er­more CA and Troy MI.
  • Du­ra­tion. Class­es start at 9 AM and end at 5:00 PM.
  • Sched­ule of Class­es. List of class­es (sort­ed by date) is here.
  • Con­tact.  Ale­ta Hays (ale­
  • Reg­is­tra­tion Form.  PDF can be found here.

General Description of an LSTC Class

  • Reg­is­tra­tion. Once reg­is­tered you will re­ceive a con­fir­ma­tion with ad­di­tion­al in­for­ma­tion about the class.
  • What's in­clud­ed:
    • Ac­cess to com­put­er for work­shop ex­er­cis­es
    • Dai­ly break­fast and lunch
    • For class­es that are two days or longer a wel­come din­ner on first night of class
    • 30-day de­mo LS-DY­NA li­cense
  • Pay­ment:
    • Stu­dents with valid stu­dent ID or uni­ver­si­ty email ad­dress qual­i­fy for 50% dis­count
    • Cred­it cards & in­voic­es will be processed on the first day of the class
  • Third Par­ty Class­es. Class­es not af­fil­i­at­ed with LSTC are lo­cat­ed  here.


Ti­tle Price ($)
Ad­vanced LS-DY­NA 400
Ad­vanced LS-Pre­Post 400
Ad­vanced LS-OPT - De­ter­min­is­tic & Probal­is­tic Op­ti­miza­tion 600
Airbag Fold­ing 400
Airbag Mod­el­ing in LS-DY­NA 400
Airbag Par­ti­cle Method Mod­el­ing (APM) 200
ALE, Euler­ian & Flu­id-Struc­ture In­ter­ac­tion in LS-DY­NA 600
Blast Us­ing LS-DY­NA 1,000
CAE for Non-CAE En­gi­neers 200
Com­pos­ite Ma­te­ri­als in LS-DY­NA 1,250
Com­pre­hen­sive ALE & Struc­tured ALE Mod­el­ing Meth­ods & Ap­pli­ca­tions 500
Con­tact Mod­el­ing in LS-DY­NA 400
Crash­wor­thi­ness in LS-DY­NA (4 days)
+ Op­tion­al work­shop (1/­2 day)
Dis­crete El­e­ment Method in LS-DY­NA 200
EM - Ed­dy Cur­rent Ap­pli­ca­tions 200
EM - Bat­tery mod­el­ling,  spot weld­ing and re­sis­tive heat­ing ap­pli­ca­tions 200
Frac­ture, Fail­ure, and Dam­age in LS-DY­NA 1,250
Im­plic­it Analy­sis us­ing LS-DY­NA 400
In­tro­duc­tion to ICFD 400
In­tro­duc­tion to LS-Pre­Post N/­C
In­tro­duc­tion to LS-DY­NA  750
In­tro­duc­tion to LS-OPT 400
In­tro­duc­tion to LS-TaSC 200
In­tro­duc­tion to Met­al Form­ing 400
In­tro­duc­tion to Par­ti­cle Meth­ods in LS-DY­NA 400
In­tro­duc­tion to Pas­sive Safe­ty 400
Ma­te­r­i­al Char­ac­ter­i­za­tion for Met­als, Plas­tics  & Poly­mers: From Test Da­ta to Ma­te­r­i­al Mod­el 200
Met­al Form­ing Train­ing us­ing LS-Pre­Post
and LS-DY­NA
Non­lin­ear Im­plic­it Analy­sis 200
NVH, Fa­tigue & Fre­quen­cy Do­main Analy­sis 600
Oc­cu­pant Sim­u­la­tion Class 400
Oc­cu­pant Sim­u­la­tion Work­shops no fee
Overview of Con­tacts in LS-DY­NA 200
Pen­e­tra­tion Us­ing LS-DY­NA 1,000
Plas­tic­i­ty, Plas­tics, and Vis­coplas­tic Ma­te­ri­als in LS-DY­NA 1,250
Rub­ber, Foam and Vis­coelas­tic Ma­te­ri­als in LS-DY­NA 1,250
Shock Analy­sis w/­USA/­LS-DY­NA (pdf) 750
Smoothed Par­ti­cle Hy­dro­dy­nam­ics (SPH) in LS-DY­NA 400
SPG and Peri­dy­nam­ics for Ma­te­r­i­al Fail­ure Analy­sis 400
SPH & SPG Meth­ods for Flu­id and Sol­id Ap­pli­ca­tions 400
User-De­fined Ma­te­ri­als in LS-DY­NA 1,250