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Makerspace Training Courses have resumed. Please contact us with questions.


Makers' Course - Module 1 Intermediate Makerspace Safety Training Course (Prerequisite Required)

Students must complete the Orientation and Safety Training through the College of Engineering before enrolling.

July 19-21, 2022
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8-9:15 a.m.
Registration Fee: $50 for VCU students (discount available for VCU College of Engineering and VCU da Vinci Center of Innovation students)
Where: VCU Engineering Research Building (ERB) Maker Studio

Enroll now for the a.m. workshop on July 19>


Automation and Controls Training

July 25-29, 2022
Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Eastern (5 sessions)
Registration Fee: $3,495
Where: VCU College of Engineering, West Hall, Room 106

Enroll now for July 25>


Training Workshop: 3D Printing and Laser Cutting (Prerequisite Required)

Students must complete the Orientation and Safety Training through the College of Engineering before enrolling.

July 26-28, 2022
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8-9:15 a.m.
Registration Fee: $50 for VCU students (discount available for VCU College of Engineering and VCU da Vinci Center of Innovation students)
Where: VCU Engineering Research Building (ERB) Maker Studio

Enroll now for the a.m. workshop on July 26>


Makers' Course - Module 1 Intermediate Makerspace Safety Training Course (Prerequisite Required)

Students must complete the Orientation and Safety Training through the College of Engineering before enrolling.

August 2-4, 2022
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8-9:15 a.m.
Registration Fee: $50 for VCU students (discount available for VCU College of Engineering and VCU da Vinci Center of Innovation students)
Where: VCU Engineering Research Building (ERB) Maker Studio

Enroll now for the a.m. workshop on August 2>

View the complete listing of Engineering and Manufacturing courses>


Fall 2022 registration is open for nondegree-seeking students planning to take the courses needed to earn the Capital CoLAB Digital Tech Credential.

In partnership with the VCU College of Engineering, noncredit and credit-based professional development opportunities are offered to adult learners including but not limited to entry-level scientists, engineers, technicians, supervisory personnel, and business managers of all types. Courses may be appropriate as on-boarding for new employees.

Registration for Makerspace Training Courses (open to VCU students only), is also offered through VCU Continuing and Professional Education. Discounts are available for VCU College of Engineering and VCU da Vinci Center students for the Training Workshop and Module 1. Please note, coupon codes cannot be combined with other discounts/coupons or waivers, and will not be retroactively applied.

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