Gear School

Date Jun 04 - 06, 2024
Munich, Germany
Gleason-Hurth Tooling GmbH
Moosacher Strasse 42-44
80809 Munich, Germany
Language German
Level Basic
Process Gear Process Theory
Provider Gleason
Class Duration 3 days
Number of Participants 32
Price Tags 1.350 EUR

Gear School (Germany)

The well-known Gear School offered by Gleason Cutting Tools in Rockford, IL for more than 70 years, is now available also in German language. This Gear School will take place at the Gleason operation in Munich, Germany. Gear technology experts will explain cylindrical gear theory and design, gear manufacturing processes and the required tooling, as well as inspection requirements. Real life manufacturing examples will be demonstrated on the shop floor.

The Gear School is intended for anyone interested in learning more about the world of cylindrical gears. This course is regularly attended by participants who work in the gear design and manufacturing industry, including engineering, production, purchasing, and administration.


This Training Provides ...

  • a comprehensive 3-day program combining classroom theory and shop floor experience.
  • a coordinated series of lectures by engineering, production, inspection experts.
  • a basic understanding of the fundamentals of involute gear geometry, nomenclature, manufacturing processes and inspection methods.
  • small training groups, so individual questions can be addressed. Students are welcome to bring sample gear prints and inspection charts for discussion and interpretation.
  • shop floor demonstrations to visually enhance classroom discussions.



  • Gear Fundamentals
  • Gear Design
  • Soft Processing of Gears
  • Hard Finishing of Gears
  • Inspection of Gears
  • Workholding
  • Cutting Tools
  • Digital Networking

The detailed agenda will be provided after registration.


A Gear School Certificate is issued after successful completion of the course.


Pricing, Amenities and Hotel
The seminar fee of € 1,350 per person (group rates available) includes a digital copy of the seminar materials, beverages during the seminar, three lunches and two group dinners. Hotel reservations can be made through Gleason in Munich. Mind, hotel costs are not included in the seminar fee. Please bring safety shoes for the demonstrations on the shop floor.