Classes

Class List

see moreART 103 | Silkscreen Printing Basics SBU

Arts and Crafts [ART]

In this hands-on class, learn the basics of silkscreen printing. TechShop makes it easy by using vinyl stencils rather than photo-emulsion. Prepare a...

see moreART 104 | CNC Vinyl Cutter and Heat Press SBU

Arts and Crafts [ART]

Are you ready to start making your own professional quality heat pressed shirts at TechShop? In this hands-on class, you'll learn all the basics of using...

see moreAUD 006 | Autodesk Inventor Basics

Software [COM]

Learn how to navigate, sketch and model in Autodesk Inventor. You will gain a basic understanding of parametric design; file types; dimensioning...

see moreAUD 130 | Autodesk Fusion 360 Basics

Software [COM]

Fusion 360 is Autodesk’s latest product development tool for design, fabrication and collaboration. Merging industrial and mechanical design, you will quickly...

see moreCER 101 | Hand Building and the Ceramic Process

Ceramics [CER]

Ceramics is the world's oldest known hand craft. Now you can come to TechShop to learn the basics of ceramic hand building! This class will...

see moreCNC 101 | Concepts of CNC

CNC [CNC]

Learn the basics of CNC (computer numerical control) devices. This theoretical class will present the whole CNC process, from CAD (computer aided...

see moreCNC 102 | ShopBot SBU – Part 1: CNC Toolpaths

CNC [CNC]

Learn the basics of CNC (computer numerical control) devices and software usage. This hands-on class will present the whole CNC process, from CAD...

see moreCNC 202 | ShopBot SBU – Part 2: CNC Router

CNC [CNC]

In this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class, learn to use the computer-controlled (CNC) ShopBot router to cut objects, parts or art designed in 2D or 3D CAD...

see moreCOM 207 | CorelDRAW for CNC

Software [COM]

Makers and designers alike agree that vector drawing is the starting point of all CNC fabrication. CorelDraw is an extremely powerful 2D vector graphics...

see moreEEE 101 | Level 1 Electronics - Theory and Breadboard Assembly

Electronics [EEE]

In this introductory electronics class, you will be exposed to the basic concepts required to understand the design and creation of simple electronic...

see moreEEE 102 | Level 2 Electronics - Soldering and Circuit Assembly

Electronics [EEE]

Learn common practices used to assemble electronic components. You will learn how to select the right wire for your project, use wire strippers...

see moreEEE 103 | Level 3 Electronics - Instruments and Measurements

Electronics [EEE]

Understand and test your electronics with state of the art measurement equipment available at TechShop. Learn the basics of how to use a...

see moreEEE 205 | Arduino Series: Basic Programming

Electronics [EEE]

Do you want to bring interactivity and intelligence to your projects? Programming basics for Arduino takes you to an in-depth look at how to...

see moreEEE 303 | PCB Design Part 1: Theory and Schematic Design

Electronics [EEE]

Ever wanted to make your own PCBs? In this class you will learn how to start designing your own Printed Circuit Boards from scratch and...

see moreEEE 304 | PCB Design Part 2: Layout and Fabrication

Electronics [EEE]

Ever wanted to make your own PCBs? In this class, you will learn how to design the layout of your own Printed Circuit Boards so that you can later own fabricate them...

see moreEEE 315 | Arduino Series: Inputs and Outputs

Electronics [EEE]

This Arduino Inputs and Outputs class builds on participants' experiences in the earlier Arduino classes and focuses on how to control and to work...

see moreFAB 105 | Vacuum Forming SBU

Fabrication [FAB]

Lots of parts can be made quickly and inexpensively with the use of a vacuum forming system. In this Safety and Basic Use class, you will learn the parts...

see moreFAB 106 | Sand Blasting and Powder Coating SBU

Fabrication [FAB]

Powder coating is a durable, simple to apply, easy to clean up, product. It is inexpensive, and more environmentally friendly than paint, as...

see moreLAS 101 | Laser Cutting and Etching SBU

Laser Cutting [LAS]

Learn how to use a laser cutter to cut, etch and engrave designs in a variety of materials up to 60 cm x 45 cm and up to 8 mm thick in this...

see moreLAS 203 | Laser Engraver Rotary Attachment SBU

Laser Cutting [LAS]

Learn how to use the laser cutter’s rotary attachment in this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class. The rotary attachment allows laser etching...

see moreMAC 101 | Milling Machine Basics SBU

Machine Shop [MAC]

In this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class, learn basic operations of the vertical milling machine to safely select speeds, change end mills...

see moreMAC 102 | Metal Lathe Basics SBU

Machine Shop [MAC]

The lathe is used to create detailed cylindrical or tapered objects in plastic or metal. In this Safety and Basic Use course (SBU), learn...

see moreMiTi 104 | Decorative Pillow

Workshops [MiTi]

Learn new textiles skills while making a beautiful decorative pillow. At the end of class, you will be able to pattern match fabric, cut and...

see moreMTL 103 | Basic Metal Shop SBU

Metal Shop [MTL]

In this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class, learn to use the cutting and shaping tools most commonly needed when working with metal. The tools work...

see moreMTL 104 | Sheet Metal Basics SBU

Metal Shop [MTL]

Learn to safely use the tools most commonly needed to work with sheet metal. Get first-hand experience using the straight shear, corner...

see morePRO 104 | 3D Printing: Ultimaker SBU

Rapid Prototyping [PRO]

In this class, you will learn how to import, prepare and print your three-dimensional parts using an Ultimaker 3D printer...

see moreSTEAM 101 | Design and Build Camp

STEAM [STEAM]

Design and Build Camp introduces young innovators to the world of making, providing them a chance to bring creations to life using TechShop's...

see moreTXL 103 | CNC Embroiderer SBU

Textiles [TXL]

In this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class, learn to create custom embroidery designs with the intuitive and easy-to-use Janome embroidery...

see moreTXL 111 | Industrial Sewing Machines SBU

Textiles [TXL]

In this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class, learn to use the Juki straight (or single) stitch industrial sewing machine, the Juki...

see moreTXL 204 | Digitizer Pro Embroiderer Software

Textiles [TXL]

In this class, learn the many aspects of this feature-rich, digitizing (creating machine embroidery stitches from 2D artwork) software package...

see moreWLD 101 | TIG Welding SBU

Welding [WLD]

Welding is the process of fusing materials together. Learn how to use the basic TIG (tungsten inert gas) welding equipment in this Safety and...

see moreWLD 102 | MIG Welding SBU

Welding [WLD]

Welding is the process of fusing materials together. In this Safety and Basic Use (SBU) class, learn to use a basic metal inert gas (MIG) welder...

see moreWLD 202 | MIG Welding 2: Make Better Welds

Welding [WLD]

In this class, many different joints will be discussed, including those required from professional certified welders. This will be an opportunity...

see moreWOD 101 | Basic Woodshop SBU

Woodshop [WOD]

Get practical, hands-on experience using the table saw, sliding compound miter saw, drill press, vertical bandsaw, and belt and disk sanders...

see moreWOD 102 | Hand Tool Basics

Woodshop [WOD]

This is a great skill building class for adults who are looking to familiarize themselves with these tools before undertaking a DIY project...

see moreWOD 201 | Jointer, Planer and Router SBU

Woodshop [WOD]

Use these woodworking tools to turn rough lumber into finished boards (achieve precise thickness, square edges and flat surfaces) as well...