Training services

Granta offers extensive training opportunities for our customers. We can help you with any aspect of the implementation or use of Granta software. Training will be tailored to your organization, and we will normally deliver it on on-site with you. It can also be conducted via the Web. Please contact us to discuss your individual requirements.


What's New in GRANTA MI Version 6...Free web-based training series

All users of the GRANTA MI materials information management system are entitled to join (at no additional cost) regular online training sessions. These live web-based software demonstrations illustrate how to get the most from your GRANTA MI installation and feature a question and answer session with Granta experts. With meetings every month, each lasting approximately one hour, we will cover topics such as latest functionality, importing materials information, implementing version control, and optimizing your materials choices.

Existing users can register online for the series—when your registration has been approved, you will receive joining instructions in advance of each meeting. More details about topics will be posted here as they become available.


Tuesday, January 8

Build and Maintain Great Home Pages for GRANTA MI

Details for this training session will be available soon. Registration is open.

Held on the second Tuesday of each month, sessions will be at these times:
  • 4pm UK time (London, Dublin)
  • 5pm CET (Paris, Berlin, Rome, Etc.)
  • 11am Eastern US (New York)
  • 8am Pacific US (San Francisco)

If you are not already registered for this series, please sign up here:

Upcoming topics

Date Details
Feb 2019 GRANTA MI and Python: Case Studies

Please note that the above are subject to change.

Past events

Recordings are available to registered users on the My Granta support site.

Date Details
Dec 11, 2018 Deploying GRANTA MI Version 12
Nov 13, 2018 Track Materials Business Processes in MI:Workflow
Oct 9, 2018 Database Schema Best Practice in GRANTA MI
Sep 11, 2018 User Manager: Teams & Profiles
July 10, 2018 Material Assignment and Selection in CAD with MI:Materials Gateway
June 12, 2018 Getting the most out of your Granta reference data
May 8, 2018 Create Forms for End-Users with MI:Explore
Apr 10, 2018 Data Visualization and Analysis with GRANTA MI and MI:Mat Analyzer
Mar 13, 2018 Store Complex Knowledge with Searchable Tabular Data
Feb 13, 2018 Improving the Experience of Your End-Users
Jan 9, 2018 Using the Python Scripting Toolkit
Dec 12, 2017 What’s new in GRANTA MI Version 11
Nov 14, 2017 Importing with Excel
Oct 10, 2017 Curves and functional data
Sep 13, 2017 User management and access control
Jul 11, 2017 Making use of the new JAHM Curve Data with MI:Explore Version 4.1
Jun 13, 2017 What’s New in MI:Materials Gateway Version 5
May 9, 2017 Searching and comparing materials data
Apr 11, 2017 Restricted Substances – Avoiding duplicate data
Mar 14, 2017 How to use links when designing and creating your GRANTA MI databases
Feb 14, 2017 What's new in GRANTA MI Version 10?
Jan 10, 2017 Introduction to MI:Workflow
Dec 13, 2016 Preparing for GRANTA MI Version 10
Nov 8, 2016 Using the MI:Scripting Toolkit for QA
Oct 11, 2016 Importing, exporting and manipulating complex data types
Sep 13, 2016 Using the MI:Additive Manufacturing Template
Jul 12, 2016 Exporting data to CAE material cards and other documents
Jun 14, 2016 Improving the experience of your users
May 11, 2016 Importing data from Excel
Apr 12, 2016 Exporting data from GRANTA MI
Mar 8, 2016 Managing data for complex test workflows
Feb 9, 2016 Making the most of Tabular Data
Dec 15, 2015 Controlled workflows for vital materials data: What's new in GRANTA MI Version 9?
Oct 6, 2015 Importing data into GRANTA MI
Jun 2, 2015 Getting the Most from MI:Explore
Apr 7, 2015 Access Control and User Management
Feb 3, 2015 What's New in Gateway 3.0
Dec 2, 2014 What's new in GRANTA MI Version 8?
Oct 7, 2014 Getting the most from curves and functional data
June 3, 2014 Materials support for simulation and CAE
April 1, 2014 Embedded Equations and Logic
Feb 4, 2014 Tips and tricks: Providing a more focused GRANTA MI experience to your end users
Dec 3, 2103 GRANTA MI Version 7: Designed for engineering realities
Oct 1, 2013 Tips and tricks for automating materials engineering workflows
Aug 6, 2013 Tips and tricks for GRANTA MI administrators
Jun 4, 2013 GRANTA MI:Materials Gateway update: CAD, CAE, and PLM
Apr 2, 2013 How to get the most from Multi Value Attributes
Feb 5, 2013 Making best use of reference data in GRANTA MI.
Oct 2, 2012 Getting the most from GRANTA MI:Substitute
Aug 7, 2012 GRANTA MI:Materials Gateway for integration with CAD and CAE
Jun 12, 2012 GRANTA MI:Eco Audit
Apr 3, 2012 Tailoring GRANTA MI for your organization and user groups
Feb 7, 2012 GRANTA MI:Restricted Substances
Dec 6, 2011 GRANTA MI:Materials Gateway
Oct 4, 2011 What's new in GRANTA MI Version 5?
June 7, 2011 Version control
Apr 5, 2011 GRANTA MI:Optimize
Feb 1, 2011 Introduction to building a database
Dec 7, 2010 What's New in GRANTA MI 4.1