Online Training

Our range of professional development courses equip you with everything you need to be able to get up and running with your hardware and software and to develop, deliver and manage 3D printing projects with your students.

This helps you to maximise your investment in the technology and improve student outcomes. Participants are also provided with course certification and a selection of appropriate resources to take away.

Our Training Options

Our range of professional development courses equip you with everything you need to be able to get up and running with your hardware and software and to develop, deliver and manage 3D printing projects with your students.

View Our Full Range of Training Options

1 Hour Skype Training

A complimentary 1 Hour Remote Training Voucher with all 3D Printer purchases.

The training provides a 1 to 1 Technical Introduction with one of our Technical support team

2 Hour Skype Training

The course covered: Set Up, Workflow, Maintenance, Troubleshooting and is packed full of great tips to ensure your first few weeks and months with your 3D printer are productive and don’t become frustrating.

Software Training

As an Autodesk Authorised Academic Partner our approved trainers can deliver Autodesk Certified Training for Tinkercad and Fusion 360 CAD software to staff or groups of students.

Product Technical Training

Get started quickly and efficiently with our bespoke product technical training.

Available for both software and hardware, with maintenance tips to ensure maximum productivity.

Curriculum CPD

CREATE Education qualified teachers and expert trainers deliver all of our CPD certified courses which are tailored to the age range and level you teach.

PrintLab Classroom

PrintLab Classroom is an online 3D printing Professional Development and cross-curricular creative project portal. With a 12 month subscription this is beneficial for learning at your own pace or if are unable to attend face-to-face training.

PrintLab Certification Course

The ultimate training journey for teachers getting started with 3D technologies. The aim is to enable teachers to become proficient and confident, whilst ensuring they have the necessary 3D Design and 3D printing skills.

At the end of the course are 3 assessments that must be completed and passed before receiving a certificate of completion, issued by email following review of the assessments.

An annual PrintLab subscription includes:

  • PrintLab 3D printing teachers’ guide.
  • A PrintLab certified 3D printing CPD course.
  • Designing with Tinkercad course.
  • 3D modelling and 3D printing basics workshops.
  • Fusion 360 and Tinkerad video tutorials.
  • Over 40 fully resourced projects.
  • New projects added each month.

3D Printing Curriculum

3D printing is rapidly becoming an essential tool across almost every industry.

Our aim is to provide teachers with a complete toolkit to prepare students for their future careers.

Developed in collaboration with educators, we believe that together, we can upskill the next generation to use 3D printing to solve real-world problems and design a better future.

The low-cost combination of online training and curriculum means any teacher, even beginners, can gain skills and confidence to teach inspirational 3D printing curriculum.

Resources are aligned to UK National, NGSS & CCSS standards and covers subject areas Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths, Geography, History, Languages, Art, Computing, Music and religion.

An annual PrintLab subscription includes:

✔ Step-by-Step instructions

✔ Presentations

✔ Student workbooks

✔ 3D modelling video tutorials

✔ Available using Fusion360 and TinkerCAD

Teachers no longer need to spend time thinking about lesson ideas, planning activities or creating resources.

License Options

Teacher

The perfect option for individual teachers, home-schooling and parents.

1 x teacher portal account

1 x seat to The PrintLab Certification Course for teachers

30 x student portal users

Site

Suitable for schools, libraries and makerspaces.

10 x teacher portal accounts

10 x seats to The PrintLab Certification Course for teachers

200 x student portal users

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Enquire

Call our education specialists on 01257 276 116 or complete the form below

Learning Resources

Which CAD Software

Discover a range of CAD software options that are open source or free for educational use.

Education Guides

Download our range of guides to assist in integrating 3D printing and STEAM technologies in education.

All CPD Resources

Take a look at our range of free CPD resources to assist in the teaching and learning of 3D printing.

Next Steps

Call Our Advice Line 0800 072 0257

Speak to one of our education specialists for complimentary help and guidance.

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