All types of memberships* must be activated within one month from the date of purchase. In the case that an activation date was not specified by the member within the one-month period, the membership will automatically be activated one month from the date of purchase.
Memberships are activated when you first enter the shop, whether to participate in a class or to stay in the shop for longer than 30 minutes.
Memberships cannot be paused, divided, transferred or refunded after purchase.
Unlimited access to TechShop facilities for one month, includes all member perks for 1 person for 3 months.
Online payment by credit card only (Visa and MasterCard only).
Payments by check or cash must be made in person at TechShop Abu Dhabi.
*This applies to all types of memberships in the price categories UAE, Non-UAE, Student & Ladies, Military as well as Familiy Add-on.
**Memberships for minors:
Minors under 8 years of age are NOT eligible for a membership, but can attend special events and facility tours under the direct supervision of a parent, legal guardian or authorized adult.
Minors 8 to 11 must be on Family Add-on and under the direct supervision of a parent, legal guardian or authorized adult at all times while on-site. They will not be allowed in the wood shop or metal shop at all. Adults must take and pass the SBU (Safety and Basic Use) class for all pieces of equipment on which they will be providing supervision to minors. Adults must pay for their seat when supervision is required (exceptions will be made for adults who have previously taken the class).
Minors 12 to 17 can get a regular membership and are allowed everywhere in the shop. Minors 12 to 14 are only allowed in the wood shop and metal shop with supervision from a parent, legal guardian or authorized adult.
See more information about Area, Equipment & Class Access on our Minors & Shop Access page.
TechShop Staff are NOT supervisors of minors (exceptions are made in our Youth Programs).