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5 hours CPD in 3D printing and 3D design teaching practice

With the upcoming December break, now is an opportune time to think about continuing professional development. Subscribers to our PrintLab service have access to a 5-hour CPD course designed to hone your skills in the following areas:

  • 3D Printing Overview
  • Setting up Tinkercad Software for your Classroom
  • Learning how to 3D Model
  • How to Design Specifically for 3D Printing
    • Overhangs
    • Bridging
    • Wall thickness
    • Orientation
    • Tolerance
    • Engrave & emboss
    • Bed adhesion
    • Fillets
    • Sharp and narrow points
  • Learning the Essential 3D Printer Settings
    • Print speeds
    • Print temperatures
    • Layer heights
  • Managing 3D Printing in the Classroom

Whether you are brand new to 3D printing or already have experience there will be plenty of tips and tricks you can embed into your lesson plans. Access to the CPD is via subscription to the PrintLab service and comes with a repository of over 40 ready to go lessons you can implement for the classroom.

Subscriptions are available in single-teacher and site-wide licenses. Contact us pricing or message us your name, email address and school/educational institution you work at, and we’ll give you access for a 7-day free trial.

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