4 Day Introduction to Intermediate 3D Printing Course

£710.00 Regular Price
£595.00Sale Price

Who is this course for? 

Our 4 Day 3D Printing Introduction to Intermediate Course is perfect for those looking to learn how to 3D model and 3D print their own designs to an excellent level within a supportive, group learning environment.


What will you learn?

In our state of the art 3D printing course, you will learn the ins and outs of this exciting new technology. Our training will not only give you the skills to operate a 3D printer but also model your own 3D designs. We have 5 3D printers that you will be learning how to operate (pictured).


You will be taught how to design models for architecture, jewelry, products, engineering or any other creative pursuit using 3D software. You will also learn how to use a 3D printer and the insider knowledge on the current state of the industry and its future capabilities. 


Course Includes:

  • Expert teaching from practicing architects and designers

  • Bespoke video tutorials to take home

  • Digital reference book for revision

  • Free ongoing after support

  • Tailoring of syllabus and projects where possible

  • LST certificate of completion

  • 10% of all fees allocated to design training for charities and schools.
  • Free course re-take within 18 Months.


Course Coverage:


3D Printing

  • Theory and background of 3D Printing  
  • Types of consumer-level 3D Printers
  • What is FDM Printing
  • Limitations of Printing
  • 3D Print materials
  • Cura - slicing your model
  • Preparing STL files and sending to the 3D Printer  
  • Layer wall height
  • Downloading models for FDM printers
  • Setting Up an FDM 3D printer  
  • Troubleshooting 
  • Design at least 4 models to be Printed
  • Flexible Filament
  • Dissolvable Filament
  • SLA / DLP Resin 3D Printing
  • Introduction to Resin Printing
  • What is Resin Printing
  • Limitations of Resin Printing
  • Types of Resin
  • Advanced Slicing 
  • Preparing STL files and sending to the 3D Printer  
  • Layer wall Height
  • Infill
  • Shell
  • Supports
  • Best Print Orientation
  • Setting Up a resin 3D Printer 
  • Advanced Troubleshooting 
  • Multi-Material Printing - 2 Extruders
  • Multi-Material Printing - 4 Extruders
  • Wood PLA Filament 
  • Clay PLA Filament
  • Metal PLA Filament
  • Stone PLA Filament
  • Hybrid Materials

3D Modelling

  • Introduction to Sketchup
  • Software interface
  • Basic modeling principles
  • Modeling to scale
  • 3D Workflows - groups & layers
  • Considering print limitations when designing
  • Design & print your own Furniture, Jewellery & Architecture
  • Advanced Sketchup Modeling
  • Introduction to SketchUp Plugins
  • Create Curved Geometry to Print

Value for Money: This offer is the 3D Printing Introduction 2 Day Course & 3D Printing Intermediate 2 Day Course bundled together, saving £115.

What: Hands-on practical course, with allocated time for you to work on your projects and portfolio.

Time: 9:45am-4:00pm

Where: London Software Training, London, E8 3FA

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London Software Training

17 Sheep Lane, E8 3FA

London, United Kingdom

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