FDM Certified AM Engineer - Level 3

2 days

The group of attendees is limited to 6 participants.

Currently offered in North America (Eden Prairie, Minnesota) and Europe (Baden-Baden, Germany) offices.

Upcoming Classes North America

  • May 16-17, 2024
  • August 8-9, 2024
  • September 19-20, 2024
  • November 7-8, 2024


  1. Online program on Stratasys Academy Learning Management System with the following mandatory items:
    • Stratasys FDM Materials
    • Stratasys 3D Printing Software
    • Stratasys Applications
    • Production Parts
    • Manufacturing Aids: Jigs & Fixtures
    • Design for Additive Manufacturing Using FDM
  2. Instructor-led training with remote delivery option:
    • Advanced Insight and File Preparation

Successful completion of the above prerequisites will entitle participants to register to the in-person, face-to-face certification course at Stratasys regional training centers.

Training Language

  • English

Target Audience

  • Engineers

Training Description
The purpose of this course is to equip AM Engineers with the knowledge needed to optimize the use and output of their Stratasys FDM printers. You will learn about design guidelines, preparing parts for printing, and advanced troubleshooting.

The program consists of:

  • A 2-day training event at Stratasys with an expert trainer
  • A final certification exam

Objective of this Training
By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Design a model in FDM
  • Identify which materials are best suited for a desired application
  • Run an end-to-end workflow from pre-printing considerations to post-processing and finishing
  • Design movable parts and experiment with them
  • Choose and adjust printer settings per print to fulfill use case requirements
  • Understand the considerations for optimizing end parts
  • Become familiar with topology and support considerations
  • Troubleshooting design issues in CAD files

Upon successful completion of the certification training, participants will have an advanced understanding of a key AM technology and be able to design parts in a way that maximizes and optimizes part quality, strength, material consumption, and production time.

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