3 Day GD&T Seminar

September 13th, 14th, 15th (8:30am - 4:30pm)

Northwest Machine

20851 Commerce Blvd
Rogers, MN 55374

$975 (includes lunches, textbooks and new GD&T wall chart!)


“Jordan Pepin is a great instructor and I wold highly encourage anyone to take his GD&T training course”

This course provides fundamental and advanced GD&T education based on the ASME Y14.5-2018 standard.  Whether you're in design, manufacturing or quality, this course will provide essential concepts critical for properly communicating through the use of engineering drawings.

The course is led by a skilled instructor in the form of lecture alongside graphical illustrations and physical model sets to help convey concepts in a clear manner.  There are also student exercises to help the concepts sink in. Students will be able to engage with the instructor during/before/after the class.  Each student will receive a 375-page full-color graphical textbook (GeoTol Pro©) for use during the course and for reference in the future.

Some of the concepts covered in this course –

    - Fundamental Rules and Definitions
    - Features of Size Specifications
    - Overview of the Feature Control Frame
    - Datum Selection
    - Datum Reference Frames & Degrees of Freedom
    - Advanced Datum Concepts (Compound, RMB, MMB)
    - Form and Orientation Tolerances
    - Positional Tolerancing & Virtual Condition Boundaries
    - Profile Tolerancing
    - Composite Position and Profile Tolerancing
    - Understanding Simultaneity

    - Introduction to Model-Based Definition

Course is taught by a certified GD&T Professional with 20 years’ experience in interpreting and applying GD&T in various industries/applications including agricultural, med-tech and aerospace.  

Students should come with basic print reading skills.  But, even those with a strong background in GD&T will inevitably grow in their comprehension and application of GD&T by taking this course.