Autodesk Fusion 360 Certified User Training

Course Duration

3 days

Take your Autodesk Fusion 360 skills to the next level and enhance your career potential with the Smart Citizens Programme. Through this free, intensive 3-day training you will prepare for the Autodesk Fusion 360 Certified User exam; if you pass the optional exam on the final day, you'll earn the accreditation of Autodesk Fusion 360 Certified User and will gain Digital Badges as you progress through the training modules.

This training is perfect for those with prior hands-on experience of Fusion 360, and will give you a fully rounded understanding of the core design principles of the software, allowing you to prove your competency at an industry entry-level. Whether you use Fusion 360 in your work, business or education, the Certified User accreditation will verify your design skills and support you to enter the job market, or progress your career across a range of engineering and design sectors.

This event is part of the iMayflower project and has been supported by The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, which fund the Cultural Development Fund, which is administered by Arts Council England.

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Start Date

Monday 8 August 2022

End Date

Wednesday 10 August 2022


This training is free, however we ask that you pay a refundable £50 deposit to secure your place, returned on attendance of the training. A reduced rate of £10 for students, unwaged, and low income households is available. Please find more details on the Eventbrite booking page.

This 3 day, hands-on training will be taught in person at Fab Lab Plymouth, located at Arts University Plymouth.

This training will cover all aspects of the Autodesk Fusion 360 Certified User exam over 6 modules in 3 days. Delivered to a small group of 10 participants, you will learn through a mixture of demonstrations, tasks and 1-1 support using Fusion 360 software.

Through this training, you will develop your CAD and Fusion 360 design skills and prepare for the Autodesk Fusion 360 Certified User Exam. As you move through the training modules you will gain Smart Citizens Digital Badges that evidence your accomplishment in each area; these accreditations can be added to your CV, email signature or LinkedIn profile to highlight your skills in Fusion 360. There is no exam required to gain these and you can achieve them even if you do not take, or pass, the final Autodesk Fusion 360 exam.

At the end of this training, you will be given the option to take the online Autodesk Fusion 360 Certified User exam. If you pass the exam you will gain the accreditation of Autodesk Fusion 360 Certified User, an industry-recognised certificate that will verify your design skills, prove your competency at an industry entry-level and evidence your achievements to employers.

This training is open to everyone aged 18 or over from Plymouth and the surrounding region. It is perfect for those who regularly use Fusion 360 software in their work, business, or education and would like to gain a formal accreditation to evidence their skills.

You must have an intermediate knowledge of Autodesk Fusion 360 to take part in this training. Please let us know your skill level in the booking form and we'll review your experience. We’ll be in touch to confirm your place based on your skill level or suggest other appropriate training if available.

All equipment and materials are provided for free by the Smart Citizens Programme. We would recommend bringing a notebook to take notes. Please note that you will be working on laptops for the training and will be provided with a second monitor to take the exam.

To register for this course please click the "Book now" button at the top of the page to be redirected to the Eventbrite booking form. If the course is fully booked, please register for the waiting list to be the first to hear about last-minute spaces and future versions of this training.

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