An Introduction to 3D Software & 3D Printing 

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An Introduction to 3D Software & 3D Printing for Beginners

This is one of our VIP Bespoke courses. Find out more here. 
£295 (includes VAT)

There are currently no dates planned for this course. If you would like a date adding to the calendar please email 

This course is run by Paul Boyd.

  • Aimed at those with little or no experience of 3D Printing who want to become more confident using a 3D Printer and 3D software
  • Find out about free software that is available for the PC & Mac
  • Get hands on experience using 3D software & see a 3D printer in use
  • Innovative ways of teaching 3D CAD
  • Learn about setting up and calibrating a  machine, managing and sending files
  • Tips on working with a 3D printer in the classroom including teaching and learning ideas and strategies
  • Delegates will have access to a computer at the venue for the training but delegates may find it useful to bring their laptop with them
  • Project ideas suitable for different material areas (including textiles)
  • Click here to see information and example resources produced by Paul on 3D printing
  • Click here to find out what makes our courses different to those of other trainers, along with tips on persuading your school to release you
  • For more information email:

What delegates say about this course: 

I just wanted to say thank you so much for the training last week, we have just had our department meeting and everyone thought it was the best training day they have had because it was so hands on, so thank you.  

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To book this course: 

This course has already taken place & a new date has not yet been set. If you would like a date for this course to be added to the calendar email

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It is sometimes possible to add in additional dates and venues for workshops so contact me if a date doesn’t suit you. 

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