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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.

August 30-September 1, 2022
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 August 30>

Enroll now for the p.m. workshop on August 30>


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.

September 6-8, 2022
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 September 6>

Enroll now for the p.m. workshop on September 6>


Makers' Course - Module 2: Basic Fabrication Techniques and Equipment (Prerequisite Required)

Students must complete the Makers' Course - Module 1 Intermediate Makerspace Safety Training Course before enrolling.

September 13-22, 2022
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8-9:15 a.m. or 12:30-1:45 p.m. (select one)
Registration Fee: $100 for VCU students
Where: VCU Maker Garage

Enroll now for the a.m. workshop on September 13>

Enroll now for the p.m. workshop on September 13>


Makers' Course - Module 3: Manual Mill and Lathe Operation (Prerequisite Required)

Students must complete the Makers' Course - Module 2: Basic Fabrication Techniques and Equipment before enrolling.

September 27-October 13, 2022
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8-9:15 a.m. or 12:30-1:45 p.m. (select one)
Registration Fee: $250 for VCU students
Where: VCU Maker Garage

Enroll now for the a.m. workshop on September 27>

Enroll now for the p.m. workshop on September 27>

 

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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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