Product Setup & Advanced Technical Training

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Product Setup & Advanced Technical Training

£960.00£2,400.00 inc. VAT

£800.00 ex. VAT

Get up and running and become a certified, proficient user of any of the technologies that we sell with our Product Setup and Advanced Technical Training. Maximise the potential of your 3D Printers and/or 3D Scanners and Software with one of our trained professionals.

Available as a half day, one day or two day workshop for up to 10 attendees, this workshop is tailored to your hardware and covers best practice for: hardware setup, basic and advanced maintenance, troubleshooting and repairs, managing upgrades and advanced software use.

In addition to this, all attendees will also receive Advanced User Certification for the products covered during the course.

Note: Prices are fully inclusive of travel expenses.


Course Overview

Giving you all the knowledge required to become a 3D printing ‘Elite’ User, this full day workshop is designed to help you push the boundaries of what is possible with 3D Printing and is essential for anyone who wants to inspire others to engage with this exciting technology.

In this course, that is tailored to the hardware and software your organisation has purchased from us, best practice and more advanced techniques are covered for: maintenance, basic repairs, upgrades and software operation. The course also includes elements on designing for 3D printing

Recommended attendance: Up to 10 attendees

Please note while we try to conduct the training as soon as possible we advise a 14 day lead time for training delivery, please contact one of our advisors for more details

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The exact course contents depend upon your hardware and software, but generally include:

  • Installation & Setup
  • Hardware Operation and Best Practice
  • Introduction and Advanced Software Training
  • Materials for 3D Printing
  • 3D Scanning Operation and Best Practice (where applicable)
  • Advanced Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Repair
  • 3D Printing Applications
  • Designing for 3D Printing

The full day course covers the basics, whilst the two day course covers each module in more depth. To get the most out of the training, a two day course is recommended if training is required on multiple 3D printer models and/or 3D printers and scanners.

Course Contents

The exact course contents depend upon your hardware and software, but generally include:

Installation Training

  • Hardware
  • Software
  • Materials
  • Scanning
  • Troubleshooting


Hardware Training

  • Basic operation
  • Optimal setup and configuration
  • Calibrations
  • Connectivity
  • Maintenance
  • Increasing Uptime*



Materials Training

  • Intro to manufacturers materials
  • Optimising printing method for materials
  • Material application
  • A review of 3rd party materials/What is available on the market, Carbon filled, Glass fibre filled, Stainless Steel etc.
  • Key considerations of the materials
  • Optimising the process for the materials.*



  • Introduction to Slicing
  • Optimising printing for – Speed/Strength/Quality
  • Optimising for 3DP
  • Enhanced setting investigation, review of the Custom settings


Troubleshooting, Maintenance & Repair

  • Solve simple issues
  • Simple part replacements (where appropriate)
  • Preventative maintenance.

Applications & Design

  • 3D Printing and/or Scanning Applications*
  • Designing for 3D Printing*

*two day course only

The 2 day course covers all items in greater depth than the 1 day course, with more opportunities for hands on practice.

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