Training Classes

Receive training from our expert engineers to  enhance your skills using
FEMAP, NX Nastran, Fibersim, and HyperSizer

SDA offers a variety of training options from our FEMAP Foundations class all the way through advanced FEA best-practices; Nonlinear, Composites and Dynamics. We are also certified to train in our other software packages including such as HyperSizer, FiberSIM, and NX Nastran.

We can adapt our classes to be quick 1-2 day customized learning sessions, using your models, with a curriculum tailored specifically to meet your exact needs. All of our classes are taught by engineers who are experts in these software packages and use them every day.

Make a Trip!


The SDA offices are conveniently located in Northern Virginia, within 5 miles of Dulles International Airport (IAD) and the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center | National Air and Space Museum.

During your time here, you can also visit our nation’s capital, Washington D.C. The monuments and tourist destinations in the city are accessible via car or train.

Come out to our office for training, and then why not stay for the weekend to soak in all of the sights and history of the area?

There are a number of hotels conveniently located within walking distance of our office, and we would be more than happy to help plan your accommodations to best suit your needs.

Hotel Options
Hyatt Place (Sterling, .8 miles)
Hampton Inn (Sterling, 1.8 miles)
Hawthorn Suites (Sterling, 1.8 miles)