Classes

HOW TO PARTICIPATE 

To participate in one of Fab Lab Tulsa’s classes perform the following steps:

1.  Join the lab and purchase lab membership at our lab facility located at 710 S. Lewis Avenue Tulsa, OK 74104

2.  Login as a member and review the revolving monthly class schedule

3.  Sign up for a seat in one or more of our mandatory safety/basic instruction classes


SCHEDULE OF CLASSES

Fab Lab Tulsa provides its members complimentary (and mandatory) safety/basic instruction classes as part of their memberships.  Safety/basic instruction classes instruct new members in the fundamentals of using the lab facility and utilizing its digital fabrication machinery.  Classes are meant to be accessible to everyone and are instructed with the novice maker in mind.  Classes do not require new members to bring any additional computers or other materials.   New members must attend safety/basic instruction classes prior to using the labs computer-controlled machinery.  Seating is limited.

Core safety/basic instruction classes listed below and are held Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday evenings from 6:00pm to 8:00pm or Saturdays 11:00am to 1:00pm or 3:00pm to 5:00pm on a monthly cycle.  New members may log in to their online self-service portal using the “Members” link at the top of the page to view and sign up for the current slate of classes.

• LAB ORIENTATION CLASS:  Lab facility operation, member and staff responsibilities, general lab safety, general computer-aided design (CAD) software discussion, online resources relevant to makers

• VINYL CUTTER BASICS (2 hours):  2D CAD, 2D tool-pathing, and vinyl cutter setup and operation

• LASER CUTTER BASICS (2 hours):  2D CAD, 2D tool-pathing, and laser cutter setup and operation

• FDM 3D PRINTING BASICS (2 hours):  3D tool-pathing and 3D printer setup and operation

• SLA 3D PRINTING BASICS (2 hours):  3D tool-pathing and 3D printer setup and operation

• LARGE MILLING MACHINE BASICS (6 hours):  2D CAD, 2D tool-pathing, and milling machine setup and operation