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Learning Units (Hours)
John R. Andrew, P.E.
How do people invent and patent new and useful things?
Where do new ideas come from?
The NCMR method described in this course is a way to originate new and useful ideas and products. The student will also learn how invention patents are written.
GE, Ford, DANA, and other corporations expect their employees to make every effort possible to suggest and make improvements to products and methods at all levels in their organizations. Almost every product and method is changing or being replaced. In many cases last years models are out of date.
This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
NY PE & PLS: You must choose courses that are technical in nature or related to matters of laws and ethics contributing to the health and welfare of the public. NY Board does not accept courses related to office management, risk management, leadership, marketing, accounting, financial planning, real estate, and basic CAD. Specific course topics that are on the borderline and are not acceptable by the NY Board have been noted under the course description on our website.
AIA Members: You must take the courses listed under the category "AIA/CES Registered Courses" if you want us to report your Learning Units (LUs) to AIA/CES. If you take courses not registered with AIA/CES, you need to report the earned Learning Units (not qualified for HSW credits) using Self Report Form provided by AIA/CES.