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IMRC Open Training Phase 1 – Phase 2
March 27 @ 5:00 am - 7:00 pm
Training subjects will be chosen on a first come/first serve basis. If you are interested in attending a training session, contact our IMRC lab manager Sean Taylor or if you can’t make a regularly scheduled time/day, you can set up a training session by appointment based on availability, via the same contact.
All training sessions begin with an overview of our IMRC accounts system. New users must sign up for a new account and deposit $30 in their account, to begin the training process. For more info and to get your training process started please download and read the Phase 1 safety & training procedure guide as a PDF here: Phase1-IMRCSafetyProcedure.
Here is a basic break down of the various training phases / levels:
PHASE 1 trainings: (*required)
a. General Safety & Hand tools (manual & power)*
b. Lasercutting level 1: Universal 50w
c. 2D Printing level 1: Xerox 7500
d. 3D Printing level 1: Makerbot 5th gen, Formalabs 1 & 2
e. Electronics lab: soldering, power supplies & oscilloscopes
f. Vacuum Former
a. Lasercutting level 2: Full Spectrum
b. Printing level 2: Epson 9000 & Summa vinyl printer/cutter
c. 3D Printing level 2: Zcorp and Taz 5
PHASE 2 trainings: (must have completed phase 1 general safety & hand tools training first!)
Wood shop – Table Saw, Compound Sliding Arm Saw, Band Saw, Planer, Drill Press
For all those interested in PHASE 3 trainings you must have completed phase 1 general hand tools and phase 2 training first. Please contact Sean Taylor for more information.