Introduction to 3D Printing

Training : Introduction to 3D Printing

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Price for Pangloss MembersPangloss membership is €30 per year30

Learn about the world of 3D printing from one of our fablab experts.  In this introduction course you will learn the basics of 3D printing and how to use a filament-based 3D printer, including the all important first print.

What the course covers

This is a two hour course including hands on exercises with a Pangloss expert.

At the end of it you will be able to use the Pangloss Labs 3D printers, and be much more expert with your own 3D printer at home or work.

The course includes:

  • 3D Printing Technologies
  • 3D Models
  • Slicing into layers
  • Controlling the printer
  • Your first print
  • Print Designs


No specific knowledge is needed for this course.  Your technical ability should be "can click a mouse".


Bring a laptop computer or tablet if you can.  If not, you can use one of ours.  We will use open source software "Cura" on this course so if you like you can install it on your computer before you come.

This course is available on demand and take place in the Fablab in Ferney-Voltaire.  Fill in the form below to indicate interest and we will arrange a date to suit you.  Payment is only due once the date has been arranged.

This course is available in both English and French.

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