The MakerBot Certification Program
Prove your expertise in 3D printing and stand out as a STEM education leader.

Becoming MakerBot Certified™ is a critical step for educators to validate their 3D printing expertise. Advance your career with the competency to teach the 3D printing process and create 3D printing lesson plans.


MakerBot Certification Bundle

Become a 3D Printing Expert – No Experience Required

The MakerBot Certification Program is free with the purchase of a Replicator+ 3D Printer!

Why Become MakerBot Certified?

  • Fulfill mandatory PD credits*
  • Become a MakerBot 3D printing expert
  • Gain confidence as a STEM Education leader
  • Receive an official MakerBot Certified badge
  • Join the largest community of 3D Printing educators in the world

Administrators

Buy with confidence. MakerBot Certification ensures your teachers are the most-highly trained 3D Printing STEM Experts

*MakerBot Certification courses are generally available for CEU credits, however, it is the educator's responsibility to verify eligibility with official school or state offices prior to enrolling in course.


Easy & Reliable
3D Printing

Get started right out of the box—no tinkering required.

Thingiverse
Education

From lesson plans to certification, find everything you need to start 3D printing in the classroom.

World's Largest
3D Printing
Community

Explore over 2 million free 3D printable objects on Thingiverse.

MakerBot
Certification
Program

Prove your expertise in 3D printing and stand out as a STEM education leader.


ONLINE OR BLENDED LEARNING WORKSHOPS

SELF-PACED ONLINE COURSE

  • Complete all course work online through MakerBot University.
  • Learn at your own pace.
  • Complete the mandatory assessments to earn certificate.

BLENDED WORKSHOP COURSE*

  • Complete preliminary work online through MakerBot University.
  • Attend an in-person workshop hosted by MakerBot.
  • Complete the mandatory assessments to earn certificate.
*Currently available in Brooklyn, NY on a sign-up basis.


CERTIFICATION LEVELS

Level 1 MakerBot Operator: Become a MakerBot 3D Printing Expert

  • Become a MakerBot 3D printing expert. Learn how to setup and manage your 3D printer, create your first prints, and troubleshoot common issues.
  • - 3D printing technology & history
  • - Printer (setup and usage) and essential parts
  • - MakerBot Print
  • - Thingiverse & 3D Modeling
  • - Basic troubleshooting

Level 2 MakerBot Curriculum Creator: Become a STEM Education Leader

  • Establish yourself and gain confidence as a STEM education leader. Learn how to teach the 3D printing process and develop your own 3D printing lesson plans and projects.
  • - Teach the 3D printing process
  • - Manage multiple printers and print files
  • - Troubleshoot student files
  • - Utilize Thingiverse Education
  • - Create a 3D printing project for students


ISTE Standards for Educators

Operator
Curriculum Creator
Learner

Educators continually improve their practice by learning from and with others and exploring proven and promising practices that leverage technology to improve student learning.

Operator
Curriculum Creator
Leader

Educators seek out opportunities for leadership to support student empowerment and success and to improve teaching and learning.

Operator
Curriculum Creator
Citizen

Educators inspire students to positively contribute to and responsibly participate in the digital world.

Operator
Curriculum Creator
Collaborator

Educators dedicate time to collaborate with both colleagues and students to improve practice, discover and share resources and ideas, and solve problems.

Operator
Curriculum Creator
Designer

Educators design authentic, learner-driven activities and environments that recognize and accommodate learner variability.

Operator
Curriculum Creator
Facilitator

Educators facilitate learning with technology to support student achievement of the ISTE Standards for Students.

Operator
Curriculum Creator
Analyst

Educators understand and use data to drive their instruction and support students in achieving their learning goals.

Operator
Curriculum Creator

*ISTE Standards for Educators, ©2017, ISTE® (International Society for Technology in Education), iste.org. All rights reserved


Operator
Curriculum Creator

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Be on your way towards becoming MakerBot Certified, Today!


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