An open house and tour take place every Tuesday at 6pm at the Fabrication Lab. We also offer a variety of training opportunities in 3D printing, embedded systems design, woodworking, metalworking, plastics forming, and many other disciplines.
Epilog Laser Training
Introduction to Corel Draw / Epilog Laser Systems training will take place every 2nd Sunday.
Members of North Forge Fabrication Lab pay $50 plus GST.
Non-Members of North Forge…
If you need advice on everything from product development to lean manufacturing, attend one of these sessions with Matt Olson, Entrepreneur in Residence at the North Forge Fabrication Lab. Matt can…
New North Forge Fabrication Lab Member Safety Orientation
Mandatory free training session for all new North Forge Fabrication Lab members. This orientation and safety session is specifically for new Fabrication Lab members who have already submitted a…
North Forge Fabrication Lab Open House (public tours).
North Forge Fabrication Lab is Manitoba’s only public fabrication lab! Take a tour and discover how entrepreneurial members are starting businesses. See 3D printing, laser cutting,…
3D Printer Training: Basics
We will be learning the 3D printing basics, focusing on the Prusa i3 MK2 and its slicing software: Slic3r Prusa Edition. Similarities and differences will be pointed out on the Ultimaker 2+…
3D Printer Training: Form 2
We will be learning the basics of using the FormLabs: Form 2 resin based SLA printers including, basic printer maintenance and hardware operation, and software operation. Duration should be…
NEW MEMBER ORIENTATION
Mandatory free training session for all new North Forge Fabrication Lab members. This orientation and safety session is specifically for new Fabrication Lab members who have already submitted a membership application for the Lab. This orientation session will help new members become better acquainted with shop and equipment rules and policies, including important safety information.MORE INFO
While every member is required to attend standard orientation and safety training prior to receiving 24-hour access to the space, experienced members host training sessions to help increase your knowledge of the equipment and safely develop your skills as a maker.
Register online for tours of the Fabrication Lab and watch the calendar for in-depth, weekly training on individual pieces of equipment. Use Meetup to register prior to the sessions, as there is often limited space available.
EVERY TUESDAY IS OPEN HOUSE
Take a tour and discover how Manitoba entrepreneurs are starting businesses using resources from the Fabrication Lab. See 3D printing, laser cutting, computer-controlled routing, plasma cutting, vacuum forming, and many other processes that can transform wood, plastic, steel, glass, fabric and more, into prototypes. Learn how you can transform your idea into a real product or business. Experienced members will be on hand to help you understand the equipment and explain what North Forge Fabrication Lab is all about. Every Tuesday night 6 pm 3rd Floor, 125 Adelaide Street.