Introduction to Abaqus Standard / and Abaqus Explicit

This introductory course is the ideal way to obtain a working knowledge of how to use both Abaqus/Standard and Abaqus/Explicit to solve linear and nonlinear problems.

$1,740 / Student
3 Days
No previous knowledge of Abaqus is required, but some basic knowledge of finite elements and continuum mechanics is desired.

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Topics covered

  • Complete Finite Element models using Abaqus keywords
  • Submitting and monitoring analysis jobs
  • Viewing and evaluating simulation results
  • Solving structural analysis problems using Abaqus/Standard and Abaqus/Explicit, including the effects of material nonlinearity, large deformation and contact


Class Structure

1. Defining an Abaqus Model
2. Linear Static Analysis
3. Nonlinear Analysis in Abaqus/Standard Lesson 4: Multistep Analysis in Abaqus
5. Constraints and Contact
6. Introduction to Dynamics
7. Using Abaqus/Explicit
8. Quasi-Static Analysis in Abaqus/Explicit
9. Combining Abaqus/Standard and Abaqus/Explicit


This course is suitable for all Abaqus users, regardless of which modeling package they use. It is also designed to complement the Introduction to Abaqus/CAE course.

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Multi-Student Discount

Multi-student discount applies to students attending the same class.


10% discount – 2 students

20% discount – 3 or more students


Some restrictions apply:

  • Cannot be applied to existing Purchase Orders
  • Valid for public schedule classes only
  • Offer ends September 30, 2020