This certification prepares you for using our MakerBot Replicator 3D Printers during Open Labs. Additionally, members will learn how to submit prints for our Stratasys F170 & F370 and MakerBot Method X printers. An introduction of 3D printing technology and hands-on 3D printer practice is provided. Topics include 3D printing safety, applications, how to prepare design files, overview of CAD software options, types of filaments, and more. After this session, members will need to complete an Online Certification Test and an in-person Skills Test (during an Open Lab session of your choosing) to complete the certification. Must be a NOVA Maker member and have completed Safety & Orientation (in last year) to register. For more details, see the NOVA Makers Member Handbook at http://fablab.novastem.us/NOVAMakersResources . In-person at the NOVA Fab Lab (Manassas).