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Upcoming training

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


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

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

January 17-19, 2023
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8-9:15 a.m. or 12:30-1:45 p.m. (select one)
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 January 17>

Enroll now for the p.m. workshop on January 17>


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.

January 24-26, 2023
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8-9:15 a.m. or 12:30-1:45 p.m. (select one)
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 January 24>

Enroll now for the p.m. workshop on January 24>


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Are you a nondegree-seeking student interested in taking the courses needed to earn the Capital CoLAB Digital Tech Credential? View registration dates for Spring 2023.

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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