Join Us This Summer!
Professional Hands-On Development for Educators
Registration Closed, Classes FULL!
Course: Laser Engraving and Cutting Essentials
Session 1: July 23-25, 2019 – FULL
Session 2: July 30, 31 & August 1, 2019 – FULL
Taught by: Bob Levin, Educator (Retired)
Location: TEC, Inc. Headquarters in Concord, NH
Learn about “best lasering” practices based on various applications, materials, power, speed, and other important variables that impact the lasering result. Leave with TONS of ideas for your classroom, makerspace or fablab!
Choose between a 2- or 3- day course of individualized, hands-on training and S.T.E.M.-Oriented activities!
• Certification as a Laser Technologies Instructor
• PDU Certificate for 16 hours (2-days) or 24 hours (3-days)
• Optional Graduate Credits Available through Keene State College, an affiliate of the University System of NH – only $249 per credit, half the regular in-state tuition! One credit available for 2-day course, two credits available for 3-day course.
Limited seats available!
► Course Descriptions
Basic Concepts 2-Day Course Description ($445)
Basic Concepts Course Description: Laser Technology crosses many disciplines: Manufacturing, Graphics, Material Processing, CAD/CAM, Entrepreneurship, Art, etc. In addition to the above areas, time will be spent on Laser types, Laser properties, control software and image generation. Other covered topics will include power, speed, DPI, PPI, vector and raster laser variables. Attendees will experience the CO2 laser effect on various easily accessible materials for the classroom (i.e. paper, wood, metal, glass, cloth, plastics, etc.). Instructors will leave with a comprehensive procedural format to bring Laser Technology education to students.
Lab Fee: FREE! TEC, Inc. is supplying complimentary laser material samples to attendees! If you have a special project, bring it along.
Eligible for (1) Graduate Credit (additional fee $249)
Basic + Advanced Concepts 3-Day Course Description ($645)
Basic and Advanced Concepts Course Description: Once the beginner concepts of Laser Technologies has been experienced, it’s time to move on to the Advanced Level! Learn more about “best lasering” practices based on various applications, materials, power, speed, and other important variables that impact the lasering result. Discuss the possibilities of Entrepreneurship in your classroom for the school and community and how easy it is for your classroom to turn projects into product$$! More time is also allowed for individual projects, so be sure to bring a few of your own.
Lab Fee: FREE! TEC, Inc. is supplying complimentary laser material samples to attendees!